CDW agrees to acquire Scalar Decisions

CDW (NASDAQ: CDW) has announced its agreement to acquire Scalar Decisions Inc., a technology solutions provider in Canada with locations across the country and trailing 12-month net sales of approximately CUSD 250 million, the company said.

Scalar was founded in 2004 and has almost 350 coworkers serving customers across Canada. With a solutions-based approach and a reputation for solving complex technology challenges, Scalar will enhance CDW Canada´s technical capabilities and expertise in areas such as professional and managed services, infrastructure, security and cloud.

The company has been widely recognized for its growth and industry leadership, receiving the prestigious Canada´s Best Managed companies designation from Deloitte, being named one of Canada´s fastest-growing companies by Canadian Business and gaining recognition as one of the Top 100 Solutions Providers by Computer Dealer News.

The acquisition is expected to close in first quarter 2019, pending regulatory approvals. Until the deal is complete, the companies will continue to operate separately.

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Scalar is not expected to have a material impact on CDW´s 2019 non-GAAP earnings per share.

CDW is a multi-brand technology solutions provider to business, government, education and healthcare organizations in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada. A Fortune 500 company with multinational capabilities, CDW was founded in 1984 and employs more than 8,900 coworkers. For more information about CDW, visit www.CDW.com.