Warwick, 19th April 2007. rock, the award winning manufacturer of high performance notebooks, is delighted to announce that Laptops Direct is now an official retailer for their complete range of notebooks. This new partnership stems from an incredibly successful year for rock and forms part of their strategic development plans to make their products more accessible to the consumer without compromising on excellent customer service. rock have pioneered themselves over the past fourteen years as market leaders in manufacturing top quality notebooks that are powerful, innovative and unique. The product range that will be available at Laptops Direct include the award winning Pegasus models – thin, light and ultra portable notebooks ideal for those on the go – and the Xtreme models that offer high end applications for the ultimate gaming experience. rock is also the only notebook manufacturer to supply a three year pan European collect and return warranty on its entire notebook range as standard, ensuring it offers the most comprehensive after sales service to the consumer. The highest ranked dedicated laptop website and No.10 in the Sunday Times Fast Track for 2006 Laptops Direct has built their reputation for selling high quality hardware. With sales of £50 million a year on notebooks and the ability for consumers to call and collect, Laptops Direct is a key player within the market. Nick Boardman, Managing Director of rock said, “We chose to work with Laptops Direct because of their customer focus ethos and reputation in the market. The ability to hold and ship notebooks out on next day delivery for gaming enthusiasts and a wider audience was vital to our partnering”. Andy Field, Commercial Director of Laptops Direct said, “We are delighted to sell such a well known notebook brand. Rock notebooks offer customers something that our existing manufacturers can not supply”. For more information about the latest range of rock notebooks please visit www.rockdirect.com or www.laptopsdirect.co.uk.