Daltron donates to Rotary Club of Boroko

Daltron has made a donation of 2 Laptops and 2 printers, to the Rotary Club of Boroko to assist in the fight against cervical cancer in PNG.

The donation was received by Mr Togaro Asiba, President of the Club and Mr Lionel Melville, the Treasurer.

Mr Melville said that the Club was raising funds towards making the vaccine for cervical cancer, free to all recipients. He said the Club aims to vaccinate 28, 000 girls in government schools in the NCD, between the ages of 9 – 13 years, at the beginning of the school year in 2017. This is a pilot project aimed at assessing it‘s success within in the NCD, with the objective to take it to other centres upon it’s successful completion.

Mr Melville said that this project has been made possible with the support of UNICEF and the Health Department.

President of the Rotary club of Boroko, Mr Togaro Asiba, said that the Club will be hosting a luncheon on the 1st of November and the donations from Daltron will be put on auction at the luncheon at the Stanley Hotel, to raise funds towards the cause.

Daltron Opens New Printshop

Located in the heart of bustling Waigani Drive at Daltron’s head office is the newly opened Daltron Printshop. Daltron’s Printshop is everyone’s office away from the office. Offering general services such as printing, copying, scanning and binding, it’s certain that your office admin needs will be met when you pop into the shop on weekdays from 8:30am till 5pm Monday to Friday, and on Saturdays from 8:30am till 12pm.

The Printshop also offers corporate services such as mass printing and binding of books, company profiles, flyers, brochures, magazines and company report book printing. With the interests of the client at heart, Daltron offers customized quotations, ensuring that each client’s spend with the Printshop is economical as well as aiming to meet their specifications and deadlines.

As the latest addition to Daltron’s list of services, patrons to the Printshop can be assured that they will be paying for quality finished products at competitive prices.

Daltron Introduces Easier Payment Methods

When John, a father of four, needed to buy a laptop for his eldest child for school he was pleased to find opportunities at Daltron that made his purchase easier.

“I was looking for a good deal on laptops. I wanted something that had all the necessities and was pleasantly surprised with the payment options the salesperson at Daltron offered me.”

Daltron understands the needs of today’s PNG customer in a difficult economy and offers its customers three payment options for all products on sale:

  1. Cash up front full payment,
  2. Hire Purchase,
  3. Lay-by.

The hire purchase option allows the customer to take the item of interest home for use while still making payments on that item. Periods of repayment vary between 6 – 18 months, where installment payments are made every fortnight through direct pay deduction via Courts Credit Scheme, until the full the term is complete. This option is available from the Daltron store located at Courts.

Customers can also purchase Daltron products through lay-by. Lay-by period spans across 3 months after the initial up-front payment. After payment completion, the customer can then pick up the item from the Daltron store at Waigani, where this option is available from.

No matter which payment option you choose when purchasing from Daltron, you can be assured that that you are getting a quality product, from a trusted Company.

Pacific Games Baton Relay Launched

By Madeleine Pake

The Pacific Games Baton Relay has been launched. Preceding the actual games in July, the national relay aptly called “OilSearch Raunim PNG Relay” after the major sponsor Oil Search, was officially launched on March 25th 2015, by the Prime Minister of PNG, Peter O’Neill.

Teams of selected runners will participate in passing the Games baton around all 22 provinces of Papua New Guinea from June 29th till July 3rd.

As Gold Sponsor of the Games, Daltron management have chosen staff to participate in the relay from each of their offices and resellers around the country, who are eagerly and excitedly awaiting the week long event.

Those in attendance at the launching included Minister for Sports, Justin Tkatchenko, NCD Governor Powes Parkop, the Prime Minister, OilSearch employees and other invited guests.

Governor Parkop said that these games allowed for the opportunity to showcase PNG’s outstanding athletes.

Games tickets went on sale on March 26th, after the launching ceremony at BSP Haus, Harbour City.

As an added bonus to Daltron customers in the lead-up to the Games, Daltron will be giving away free tickets to watch the Games in up-coming promotions. Stay tuned.

Daltrons’ New Presence in Boroko

New to Daltron’s retail presence is their latest reseller in Boroko.  Situated within the Trophy Haus store, Daltron’s presence can be felt with their familiar, quality products that one would associate with the Daltron Brand.

This new location provides consumers with the ease of access to Daltron products without the hassle of travel time and expense, to Daltron outlets further away.

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Daltron Hosts HP Conference in Port Moresby

The annual HP conference went off without hitch this year in the Nation’s Capital. A five man team included specialists in the industry who spoke on topics of importance to the ICT community.

Server & Converged Systems Sales Specialist, Jakes Jacobs, introduced a fresh approach to infrastructure management emphasizing new storage technology, while Tony Pomeroy, HP Storage Specialist, discussed HP storage options for PNG.

Daltron’s own Presales Consultant, Nigel Hackney, explained HP Big Data Solutions touching on electronic content management solutions and backup and recovery.

Bill Ratcliff delivered an eye opening session themed “Restoring the Asymmetrical Advantage”, illustrating the danger of social media websites, wireless networks and the internet in general, where sensitive company information and even private information of the average person on their personal  computers can be stolen and used fraudulently. Ratcliff, Senior Partner of TLR Communications, showed measures to take to safeguard oneself and/or company from malicious software and hackers.

The one day event was held at the Laguna Hotel on the 4th of March 2014.

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Daltron Makes Valentine’s Day Memorable

By Madeleine Pake

 

When Daltron celebrates a special occasion, they pull out all the stops! This Valentine’s period was no exception.

The Daltron retail team started the month with a special one month long promotion that consisted of two deals. Daltron shoppers had the option of purchasing a laptop at K999 and getting a bonus HP printer free of charge.

Deal two offered bargain hunters the opportunity to purchase their first laptop at K999 with the second at 30% off, at an enticing K699.

This month long Valentine’s promotion was punctuated with short 1 day events in between, one of which being the one day only Special Valentine’s Day Sale on February 14th. On this Day customers were able to purchase HP laptops at just K799.

National Retail and Marketing Manager, Ashwin Prasad, said although the Valentine’s period is meant for the exchange of chocolates and flowers, it was also a period where consumers needed to purchase electronic equipment to begin the year. Mr Prasad said that Daltron tries to understand the unique needs of its customers and meet them.

DALTRON joins Nasfund Membership Discount Program

by Raela Wari.

 

DALTRON is giving NASFUND Members a discount of 10% on its laptop brands.

The agreement between the NASFUND and Daltron has come at a great time when parents and students are entering the schooling year.

A great value back offer for parents and students who are looking for a trendy, easy to carry option for business or pleasure.

Laptop brands include ACER and HP, the best brand names in the business, and come with a free backpack upon purchase.

Members of NASFUND can show their membership ID Card at any Daltron retail outlet and receive a 10% discount on their purchase.

The discount applies to LAPTOPS ONLY and does not include laptops that are on special or promotional packages.

This opportunity is available to all NASFUND members nationwide and can be redeemed at all Daltron stores in Port Moresby, Lae, and Tabubil.

Daltron, the Laptop Kings, Do It Again!

Gone are the days of having to save well over K2, 000 to buy a personal laptop. As anyone will tell you the cheapest place in the country to buy brand new laptops are Daltron stores nationwide.

Head of Retail and Marketing, Ashwin Prasad says that the special deals on HP and Acer laptops will continue, making the once very expensive ownership of laptops affordable to the average Papua New Guinean.daltron_big_laptop

Currently both HP and Acer laptops are retailing for an unbelievable K999 – easily the cheapest price in town and looking at the specs of each laptop, it’s easy to see why this deal is value for money.

But that’s not all Daltron have up their sleeves to put money in the pockets of everyday people. Daltron marketing is now expanding by providing business minded Papua New Guineans and companies in provincial centers, the chance to become Daltron re-sellers.

This new opportunity allows the selected re-seller to not only resell quality products but also sell under a brand name people trust.

 

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Facebook Page Trivia Competition Winner Wins Big With Daltron

PNG 2015 Pacific Games Facebook Page Trivia Competition Winner Wins Big With Daltron

Running for four weeks in the last leg of 2014, the 2015 Pacific Games Facebook Page Trivia Competition tested many of its Facebook fans with general Pacific Games knowledge.

badia_hakalitz_major_prize_winnerBadia Hakalitz, a two time winner for the minor prize draws was also the major prize winner of the Logitech Z623 Stereo Speakers and Subwoofer. On her Facebook page, Badia thanked Daltron and PNG 2015 Pacific Games saying “Thank you Daltron! And 2015 Pacific Games! I am enjoying my speakers and now I am happy to send some Christmas gifts to the family here and in Buka.”

The promotion ran from November the 17th till the 19th of December 2014. The major draw was held on the 20th of December at the Daltron headquarters showroom at Cameron Road, Waigani in Port Moresby.

Tura the Kokomo drew the winning entry.