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

By Jason Knott · March 25, 2019 • 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.

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

By CE Pro Editors · March 30, 2018 • 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.

New Anixter Distribution Center is Bigger, Better, and Faster

By CE Pro Editors · February 12, 2018 • The new Anixter distribution center has 40% more storage capacity, and uses new automation technology to get shipments to customers faster.

How Integrators Can Reap Rewards of IoT

By Lisa Montgomery · August 25, 2017 • Anixter execs offer integrators advice on how to capitalize from IoT trend through maintenance contracts and understanding product life cycles.

CE Pro 100 Names Top General Distribution Brands

By Robert Archer · June 19, 2017 • General Distribution is clearly regional in nature, but ADI and AVAD lead the way. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.

Distributors Expand House Brands to Pump Up Integrator Margins

By Jason Knott · July 5, 2016 • Distributors invest in house brands and add products from Apple, Bose and others to stem the growing retail/etail buying trend.

Tri-Ed Unveils New Logo, Announces Management Changes

By CE Pro Editors · November 6, 2014 • Tri-Ed Distribution has named Pat Comunale as president of the Global Security Solutions division following Anixter’s acquisition of security products distributor.

Southwire Targets Custom Channel with 40+ VDV Tools, Testers

By Jason Knott · September 4, 2014 • Southwire, owners of Coleman Cable and Romex, will launch over 40 lines of Voice/Data/Video (VDV) tools and testers targeting the custom installation market at the upcoming CEDIA Expo 2014.