Company history contributed by firefang9212 (70779), Xoleras (66593) and Jeanne (76367)
- Company established.
Apr 04, 1997:
- The company becomes the exclusive distributor for Nintendo games in Greece.
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 Nortec Multimedia A.E., for blocking parallel trades and operating a resale price maintenance policy (and therefore violating the European Community treaty).
Oct 30, 2002:
- The Commission of the European Communities find Nintendo guilty and Nortec Multimedia A.E., Nintendo's Greek distributor, has to pay a fine of one million Euro. (A transcription of the case can be found in this PDF document.)
Dec 31, 2015:
- Nortec Multimedia A.E. officially ends their partnership with Nintendo of Europe.