VIP was established in 1990, supplying PC components and peripherals in the UK. The company has
enjoyed strong year-on-year growth, which resulted in the acquisition of enthusiast gaming
distributor – Realtime Distribution in 2006 (the company subsequently merged with VIP Computers
UK 2013). In 2011 VIP acquired CMS Computers, one of the largest desktop and notebook
manufacturer in the UK – supplying the hugely popular ‘Zoostorm’ brand. Ergo Computing was then
purchased in January 2014, supplying primarily to education and the public sector.
The VIP Group operates from its UK head office in Warrington and offices in the USA and the Netherlands.