By Julie Jacobson · March 15, 2019 • SnapAV acquires its third home-tech distributor after Allnet and Volutone: Powerhouse Alliance member MRI Distribution, with four branch locations in Connecticut, Massachusetts and upstate New York.
By CE Pro Editors · March 11, 2019 • Get your product in front of over 140,000 buyers. Enter now to secure your listing in the 2019 CE Pro distribution guide.
By Jason Knott · March 8, 2019 • Resideo books solid first full quarter as a standalone company up 5%. Announces portal to hook up its 150M customers with dealers.
By CE Pro Editors · March 1, 2019 • Tech Data will provide pan-European distribution of Resideo's Honeywell Home-branded DIY smart security products including smart thermostats and water leak detectors.
By CE Pro Editors · December 19, 2018 • The West Coast-based KOA CCTV specializes in video surveillance cameras, DVRs, and home automation, and now joins a group of 12 regional wholesale distributors serving Southern California and Las Vegas.
By By Dennis Holzer · December 5, 2018 • Tech support, on-hand inventory to boost dealers' cash flow, hands-on training, and access to exclusive products are solid benefits CE pros still get from their local distributor.
By CE Pro Editors · December 5, 2018 • Individual members report up to 30% revenue growth in Q4, with Ring, eero, Rapid Video Mounts, and Nest as strong drivers.
By Julie Jacobson · November 15, 2018 • SnapAV is offering full range of Google/Nest smart-home products, including cameras, thermostats, video doorbells, Thread/Weave Yale locks, Nest Secure pro-monitored alarm systems, and Google Home IoT hubs.
By Julie Jacobson · November 13, 2018 • Interview: Months after acquiring home-tech distributor Allnet, SnapAV adds Volutone for a total of 11 branch locations, with potentially more acquisitions to come.
By Julie Jacobson · October 17, 2018 • 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.
By Julie Jacobson · October 3, 2018 • 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.
By Tom LeBlanc · July 13, 2018 • According to CEO Kevin Kelly, the acquisition will accelerate Stampede's global business development efforts and will help lift previous financial constraints.
By By Mark Corbin · June 29, 2018 • Integrators should eye extenders, matrix switchers, touchpanels, fiber leads, HDMI cable, mounts, IP cameras and racks that suit both resi and commercial applications.
By Jason Knott · June 22, 2018 • Distributor PAA says being part of Catalyst AV has made ‘tremendous difference’ with 17 new lines added to portfolio in one year.
By CE Pro Editors · June 13, 2018 • Mid-State Distributing joins Catalyst AV's distribution network, completing Catalyst's Midwest coverage.