By Lisa Johnston
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Edmond, Okla. —Petra Industries recently mailed its 1,200+ page, 2013 spring catalog to more than 75,000 independent retailers, e-tailers and custom installers and integrators across the U.S.
Petra’s spring 2013 catalog showcases over 20,000 products from more than 500 industry-leading manufacturers including Sony, Canon, SiriusXM, JVC, Garmin, Clarion, RCA, Midland, Monster, Jensen, Belkin, Peerless, Ballistic, Trident, Griffin, iLuv, Speck, iHome, Scosche, Pentax, Conair, Panasonic and more.
Several manufacturers have been added to Petra’s 2013 product lineup including Boombotix, Cocoon, Dri Cat, Hitachi, HMDX, Koblenz, Mohu, Ruger, Sabre, Stansport and Woodees, offering dealers even more options, the distributor said.
Petra expanded the catalog to include four new categories: portable speakers, health & fitness, home & personal care and portable power & natteries. The catalog introduces more than 3,800 new products and over 1,200 price drops. In addition, new interactive QR codes at the beginning of each section lead dealers to Petra’s exclusive online product videos, the distributor said.
“Our catalog is such a helpful buying tool for all dealers and our teams work very hard to ensure we are offering the best products and accessories at the most competitive prices to add directly to their bottom line,” said Tate Morgan, president of Petra Industries. “With the CE industry constantly changing, we’re always on top of the latest trends. Every single page presents an opportunity for dealers to see Petra’s level of service and product value at work.”
Petra’s Spring 2013 catalog can also be viewed online, giving Petra dealers instant access to product and purchasing information with just a few simple clicks.
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