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.
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 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.
By Advertorial · November 28, 2017 • Wave Electronics’ line of Elura speakers helps long-time audiophile prosper in the world of custom home audio installation.
Texas Integrator Strengthens its Security Foothold Through WAVE Electronics’ New Honeywell Additions
By Advertorial · July 25, 2017 • Solid support of distribution company Wave Electronics helps integrator capitalize on Honeywell brand recognition and customer support.
By Advertorial · July 11, 2017 • Variety in the Elura speaker brand from WAVE Electronics gives integrator plenty of options for outfitting eight of 30 homes with audio.
By Julie Jacobson · June 5, 2017 • Chasing SnapAV, distributor WAVE Electronics launches Lux cameras, nabs Honeywell security, prints logos on Amazon Echo, packages DIY products for security pros. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Chelsea Cafiero · April 13, 2017 • Need some ideas for outdoor loudspeakers for a yard, patio or pool deck? Start here.
By CE Pro Editors · April 4, 2017 • 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.
By Advertorial · March 8, 2017 • Mythic Home Theater attributes an upswing in gross profits to appeal of Elura speakers to owners of mid-priced homes.
By Advertorial · February 16, 2017 • Not ready to settle for finicky wireless IP solutions, iEvolve Technology finds a formula for success with Lux surveillance cameras.
By Advertorial · November 29, 2016 • WAVE Electronics VP Ainslie Fukuda discusses how the distributor is helping integrators maximize their equipment margin, improve their efficiency in the field and find qualified labor.
By Jason Knott · October 20, 2016 • Distributors WAVE Electronics plans to add more speakers to the premium Elura line, as well as a soundbar and subwoofer. High-margin Elura house brand maintains has protected distribution for dealers.