VideoLogic and Tempo Sign Retail Agreement for 3D Graphics and Sound Cards

VideoLogic, the international PC multimedia and 3D graphics company, has today announced a retail agreement with Tempo, the UK's fastest growing chain of electrical and computer superstores, for the promotion and distribution of VideoLogic's leading 3D graphics and PCI-based sound cards.

Under the terms of the agreement, all Tempo superstores across the UK (38 in total) will promote and sell both the award winning Apocalypse 3Dx PC gaming card and recently launched Sonic Storm PCI-based sound card.

"In the last 12 months we have seen a massive growth in the demand for 3D gaming cards in our superstores," said Michael Kraftman, marketing and technical director for Tempo. "Our agreement with VideoLogic for the Apocalypse 3Dx and Sonic Storm cards will give our PC customers access to some of the best 3D graphics and sound cards available. It is definitely going to be a 3D Christmas."About Tempo

Tempo is the UK's fastest growing chain of electrical and computer superstores. Tempo currently have 38 stores, with another two opening on December 26th, and 12 to 15 more scheduled for 1998. Although originally based in London and the South East, Tempo stores now cover a major area of England, bounded by Leicester, out to Cheltenham and down to the South Coast.

Tempo stores are typically between 10,000 and 20,000 square feet, on edge of town locations. They carry one of the widest ranges of Consumer Electronics, Domestic Appliances and Computer & Communication products at highly competitive prices, in a spacious, uncluttered environment. The majority of stores feature a self service section for Portable Audio, Small Appliances, Computer Software & Add-ons and Consumables, making them amongst the easiest and quickest outlets to buy these items.

Tempo Ltd is principal trading subsidiary of K F Group plc, a family run business with a significant minority investment by the venture capital company 3i. Sales in the last financial year, ended June 1997, were just over £98 million, making them number 5 specialist electrical and computer retailer in the country. You can find your nearest store by calling 0990 43 53 63 or from the store finder at the Tempo website: