SAINT PAUL, Minn (March 6, 2018) — SAINT PAUL, Minn (March 6, 2018) — CodeWeavers, Inc., developer of CrossOver—the easiest, fastest way to run Windows software on Mac, Linux, Android, and Chrome OS—announced that it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Suzhou C&J Marketing Software Co., Ltd., a professional software distributor in China, for CrossOver Mac. China is currently Apple’s third largest and fastest growing market in the world. The agreement, which goes into effect immediately, allows Suzhou C&J Marketing Software Co, Ltd. to take an active role in growing sales for CrossOver in China.
“We are very happy to be partnered with C&J Marketing Software,” exclaims James Ramey, President of CodeWeavers. “They are a growing software distributor focused on the Mac platform in China. This is exactly the type of partnership that we look to develop. C&J Marketing Software is focused on providing customer service, customer support, and offers a local presence for our customers in China. This business relationship will allow us to best grow this market in the coming years.”
“We believe CrossOver can have a big success in China,” confirms Jeffery Liu, Vice President in Suzhou C&J Marketing Software Co., Ltd. “CrossOver is a perfect software product to run Windows software on Mac and Linux. We will put every effort into CrossOver marketing and sales in China and provide high-quality Chinese customer service.”
This agreement marks the first CrossOver software distributor in Asia. “We have spent three years of work to create a Mac presence in China,” explains James, “and this agreement creates an immediate local presence with an acclaimed software partner, in the fastest growing Mac market in the world. Because of this partnership with Suzhou C&J Marketing Software Co., Ltd., CodeWeavers will more than double its CrossOver Mac sales in China within the next 12 months.” The agreement becomes effective immediately.
Founded in 1996 as a general software consultancy, CodeWeavers focuses on the development of Wine – the core technology found in all of its CrossOver products. The company’s goal is to bring expanded market opportunities for Windows software developers by making it easier, faster and more painless to port Windows software to Linux. CodeWeavers is recognized as a leader in open-source Windows porting technology, and maintains development offices in Minnesota, the United Kingdom and elsewhere around the world. The company is privately held. For more information about CodeWeavers, see www.codeweavers.com, or follow us on Twitter @CodeWeavers or Facebook.
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Jana Schmid, CodeWeavers