Company history contributed by Xoleras (66310)
- Nintendo of Europe HQ was set up as a wholly owned subsidiary of Nintendo Co., Ltd., based in Großostheim, Germany.
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, Nintendo Co., Ltd. and 12 European Nintendo distributors for blocking parallel trades and operating a resale price maintenance policy (and therefore violating the European Community treaty).
Oct 30, 2002: