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CE Pro’s 2019 Quest for Quality Awards: Best Suppliers in the Home-Tech Channel

Manufacturers and distributors serving the custom channel must stay on top of communications, lead generation, technology services, website resources, social media matters and more to help integrators profit. Here’s how the industry’s best stay at it and earn CE Pro’s Quest for Quality Awards.

Jason Knott · March 25, 2019

SnapAV Acquires Volutone, Adding 7 Distributor Locations

Interview: Months after acquiring home-tech distributor Allnet, SnapAV adds Volutone for a total of 11 branch locations, with potentially more acquisitions to come.

Julie Jacobson · November 13, 2018

CEO Interview: The Scoop on AVAD, WAVE Electronics Merger

Mark Fukuda, CEO of the newly merged home-technology distributors AVAD + WAVE Electronics, discusses new corporate name, house brands, security channel, pro AV sector, and what used to keep him up at night.

Julie Jacobson · October 17, 2018

WAVE Electronics Acquired by Kingswood Capital, Merges with AVAD

WAVE principal Mark Fukuda named CEO of new home-technology mega distributor after Kingswood Capital acquires the Houston-based company and merges it with AVAD LLC.

Julie Jacobson · October 03, 2018

CE Pro Presents 2018 Quest for Quality Awards: Suppliers Earn 5-Star Reviews

Exactly 7,500 votes from integrators identify the 2018 CE Pro Quest for Quality Award winners for outstanding customer service, tech support, deal programs and much more.

CE Pro Editors · March 30, 2018

Now with House-Brand Cameras, Could WAVE Electronics Be Next SnapAV?

Chasing SnapAV, distributor WAVE Electronics launches Lux cameras, nabs Honeywell security, prints logos on Amazon Echo, packages DIY products for security pros.

Julie Jacobson · June 05, 2017

7 Outdoor Speakers for Your Next Backyard Project

Need some ideas for outdoor loudspeakers for a yard, patio or pool deck? Start here.

Chelsea Cafiero · April 13, 2017

CE Pro Presents 2017 Quest for Quality Awards: Service Is Still King

More than 7,400 votes from integrators identify the CE Pro 2017 Quest for Quality Award winners for outstanding customer service, tech support and more.

CE Pro Editors · April 04, 2017

Elura Speakers Boost Phoenix Integrator’s Retrofit Business

Mythic Home Theater attributes an upswing in gross profits to appeal of Elura speakers to owners of mid-priced homes.

Lisa Montgomery · March 08, 2017

Houston Integrator Leverages Popularity of IP to Grow Hardwired Surveillance Business

Not ready to settle for finicky wireless IP solutions, iEvolve Technology finds a formula for success with Lux surveillance cameras.

Lisa Montgomery · February 16, 2017