Last Week's News By The Numbers: June 12-16

What's News In The Channel?

From market research to an announced acquisition to a potential acquisition announcement on the horizon, here's a look at five big stories from last week that are of interest to solution providers.


Consecutive years of profitability for Forsythe Technology No. 37 on the 2017 CRN Solution Provider 500 – which, according to sources close to the company, is being shopped around to potential buyers. Forsythe, based in Skokie, Ill., has hired an investment bank and is actively shopping the 100 percent employee-owned company, said a source with ties to the investment banking community. The source said the company is an attractive target for the right buyer looking to capitalize on the broad portfolio it has built out over the last several years.