Consumer technology, gaming and computing company Tactus has acquired online gaming and technology retailer Box, further bolstering its status as a global PC gaming specialist.
Tamworth-based Box is an online retailer of consumer technology and specialist devices, with a customer base across the UK and Europe. Founded in 1996, the company has scaled rapidly to become a £100m turnover business in 2021 and has diversified its product range to meet growing market demand for specialist custom-built and pre-built gaming PCs, laptops, components and associated technology products.
Box boasts a team of over 140 employees, taking the group’s headcount to over 350 individuals. The business operates from a purpose built 120,000 sq. ft. logistics centre, significantly expanding the scale of Tactus’ supply chain and operations across the UK and beyond, while providing enhanced capacity to accommodate its future growth.