Italy-based MZ Electronic has chosen IMP to exclusively distribute the Italwinch brand of anchor windlasses in the UK and Ireland.

“The Italwinch brand fits perfectly into the IMP stable of products, improving our presence and service,” says the company in a statement.

Founded by Pamela and Roger Ralston in 1984, IMP is a family-owned distributor of marine equipment based in Royston, Cambridgeshire. Brands represented include Andersen Winches, Forespar, Gebo, Oceanair, Ronstan and many more.

MZ Electronic designs and manufactures windlasses and various deck accessories and electromechanical products for boats. The company is based in Monza, just north of Milan.