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New CEO Discusses Vision for AVAD as Independent Co.; a Return to CEDIA

CE Pro interviews new AVAD CEO Tom Jacoby after the distributor was acquired by private equity firm Kingswood Capital: “We don’t see this as a broken company that needs to be fixed.”

Julie Jacobson · July 28, 2016

Another Record Breaking Summer Show for PAA

Distributor Professional Audio Associates (PAA) held its annual vendor show with brands like TiVo and United Leather highlighting along with stalwarts LG, URC, Origin Acoustics, SpeakerCraft and others.

Chuck Schneider · July 06, 2016

AVAD Acquired by Private Equity Firm; Former Klipsch/Harman Execs to Lead the Co.

Kingswood Capital Management acquires AVAD, leading distributor of home automation and A/V gear for home-technology integrators, following the sale of parent company Ingram Micro to a Chinese conglomerate.

Julie Jacobson · July 05, 2016

Distributors Expand House Brands to Pump Up Integrator Margins

Distributors invest in house brands and add products from Apple, Bose and others to stem the growing retail/etail buying trend.

Jason Knott · July 05, 2016

CE Pro 100 Top Dealer Support Brands: Distributors, Design & Proposal Software, Tools and Testers

Survey of CE Pro 100 top home technology integrators reveals the most-specified brands in these dealer support categories as part of our annual Brand Analysis.

Robert Archer · June 14, 2016

Stampede Europe Acquires Global Distributor Just Lamps

The deal expands Stampede’s global reach and provides Just Lamps with new product categories to sell through its reseller network.

CE Pro Editors · June 06, 2016

Audio America Teams Up with Singularity Commerce Management Platform

Collaboration will provide B2B customers with enhanced eCommerce features and a new mobile website.

CE Pro Editors · June 03, 2016

D&H Sees 121% Growth in Connected Home Market in 2016

Connected home topped the list of categories in which D&H Distributed saw significant growth in fiscal year 2016.

Chelsea Cafiero · May 16, 2016

Stand Out with the 2016 CE Pro Distribution Guide

Increase your visibility to over 112,000 CE Pro buyers when you enter to secure your listing in our 2016 distribution guide.

CE Pro Editors · May 10, 2016

PowerHouse Alliance to Host 25+ Training Events in May

Distributor members of the PowerHouse Alliance, namely Volutone, 21st Century Distributing, CED and EDI, will conduct multiple dealer trainings and shows, along with celebrations for new and expanded locations.

CE Pro Editors · May 03, 2016