Intel is said not to handle the distribution of Larrabee itself, but take the lucrativ route via secondary distributors.
Intel Larrabee: Who is first? (picture: Intel)
Though Intel'ssilver bullet isn't to be launched before 2009, the company takes no risks and is , according to Fudzilla, already forging links. AMD (or Ati) and Nvidia have been using this strategy for years now. One might presume, that several manufacturers are going to contact Intel, because they sure want to have their slice of the Larrabee cake.