Nintendo Benelux B.V.

Historical Events

    1993:

    • Company founded as Nintendo of Netherlands.

    2000:

    • Nintendo of Netherland's responsibility changed from just the Netherlands market to the Belgium/Netherlands/Luxembourg (Benelux) market, therefore the company name changed into Nintendo Benelux.

    Apr 25, 2000:

    • After four years of investigation after a filed complaint from Omega Electro BV in 1996 against Nintendo Netherlands B.V. and Nintendo UK Ltd., the Commission of the European Communities opens a case against Nintendo of Europe GmbH, Nintendo Co., Ltd. and their 12 European distributors, including this company, for blocking parallel trades and operating a resale price maintenance policy (and therefore violating the European Community treaty).
    Company history contributed by Xoleras (67028)