By Julie Jacobson · March 22, 2018 • SnapAV, leading provider of home-automation, audio, video, networking and security products – as well as the popular OvrC platform for remote network management – acquires Allnet, a top home-tech distributor in the Midwest. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Jason Knott · January 24, 2018 • 13 years after AVAD buyout, Allnet Distributing 're-opens' its fourth branch. Stays focused on network training, products.
By Julie Jacobson · December 23, 2017 • Vin Bruno, former Crestron exec and CEDIA CEO, is named president of Alltec Pro, a new Vcom division that sells commercial A/V and home automation gear to both consumers and pros.
By Jason Knott · December 22, 2017 • D&H Distributing foresees strong holiday season sales growth in key categories, including 42% in smart home technology products.
By Jason Knott · November 21, 2017 • ProSource inks deal to partner with distributor Portal to bring its product research tool and proposal software to the buying group's Expert Warehouse distribution arm.
By Curt Hayes · October 9, 2017 • Dealers who ignore the Internet of Things and DIY trends, and cut labor rates to fit perceived new market dynamics, will likely fail.
By Jason Knott · September 25, 2017 • PowerHouse Alliance debuts A2V house brand of racks and mounts, with loudspeakers on the way.
By Jason Knott · August 30, 2017 • PowerHouse Alliance distributor consortium debuts at CEDIA 2017 its new house brand of mounts and racks dubbed A2V.
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.
By Jason Knott · August 24, 2017 • 11-member Catalyst AV Group of distributors reports revenue growth of more than 20 percent for the first half of 2017.
By CE Pro Editors · August 22, 2017 • AVAD is committed to the CEDIA channel, and its CEDIA 2017 booth will highlight that with new products from Samsung, LG, Jamo and Hikvision, as well as a sports bar feel and full coffee bar.
By Jason Knott · August 9, 2017 • Kingswood Capital Management ownership says AVAD is positioned for 'strong year' with 11 new branches, four new cities, new headquarters and more.
By Chuck Schneider · July 5, 2017 • Mass.-based distributor Professional Audio Associates (PAA) completes first-ever purchase of competitor, acquiring Home Entertainment Distributors for geographic expansion.
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.
By Jason Knott · June 6, 2017 • AVAD is opening 11 new distribution branches in June as well as new headquarters in Scottsdale, Ariz.