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Sega Europe Restructures, Closes Offices

by Jim Reilly on Jun 28, 2012 at 06:05 AM

 

Sega Europe said today that as a result of a recent restructure, it is closing its offices in France, Germany, Spain, Australia, and Benelux.

“Sega is entering a new and exciting phase that will position the company as a content led organization maximizing sales with strong and balanced IP such as Sonic the Hedgehog, Total War, Football Manager and the Aliens franchise”, said Jurgen Post, COO of SEGA Europe. “The company will benefit from a clear focus and realigned strategy for our digital business and packaged goods and we are confident that this will lead to a successful future.”

According to a press release, Koch Media have been appointed to assist SEGA with distribution across Germany, Switzerland, Austria, France and Spain of packaged goods, Level03 Distribution and 5 Star Games will assist with distribution across Benelux and Australia respectively which will be implemented from July 1 2012.

Sega said all other territories will continue to run as before.