By Lisa Johnston
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Los Angeles - AVAD has relaunched its website for custom integrators, manufacturers and other industry professionals.
The Ingram Micro subsidiary said the new site is intended to be a convenient one-stop resource for custom installers, including easy access to ordering products, system design resources and dealer tools from the distributor's vast offering of value-added benefits.
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Los Angeles — AVAD, a distributor for the custom electronics industry, begins its third annual Opportunity Tour this week, a series of one-night-only events that will introduce new products and solutions that dealers can use to immediately grow their businesses.
Open exclusively to AVAD customers and held at local AVAD branches throughout North America, each event will introduce dealers to the latest product strategies as well as offer new promotions from major brands, including Bose, Lutron and Samsung.
Los Angeles — AVAD has launched two mobile apps: AVAD Mobile and AV Home Design.
Both apps, available for free in the Apple iTunes app store and compatible with the new iOS 7, provide custom integrators with convenient, portable solutions for accessing the distributor’s portfolio of residential and commercial AV products.
Los Angeles – AVAD, distributor for the residential and commercial custom installation markets, is now offering the Samsung Evolution Kit, a retrofit device that enables the previous generation of smart TVs to evolve into Samsung’s new 2013 smart TVs.
Once installed, the plug-and-play Evolution Kit allows consumers to enjoy all of the latest features that the 2013 product line has to offer, including new user interfaces, controls and entertainment options, AVAD said.
Los Angeles — AVAD and Niles Audio awarded a 2013 Chevy Camaro Coupe 1SS to electronics integrator Curtis Shelton of Galaxy Security & Sound as part of a Niles promotion.
All active AVAD customers were eligible to participate in the contest, which ran from Oct. 1 through Dec. 28, 2012. Dealers were entered into the contest each time they purchased Niles Audio's series of custom-installation audio systems, components and accessories.
RowOne manufactures high-quality, cost-effective home theater furniture, notably home theater seating, AVAD said.
Los Angeles – AVAD, the custom electronics and CE distributor, will have a special on-site demo of JVC Professional's new ProVérité 84-inch 4K LCD monitor during its final Vendopalooza event of the year in Van Nuys, Calif. this Wednesday.
Los Angeles – AVAD has released its 172-page full-color 2013 product catalog featuring residential and commercial electronics items carried by the distributor.
The catalog provides product details and specifications and will be available in printed and digital formats, includes information on everything from audio and video, to mounts and racks, cables and accessories, video distribution, home and business automation and more, AVAD said.
Los Angeles – AVAD has changed some dates for events in the Northeast in its second annual Opportunity Tour, due to the effects of Hurricane Sandy.
The Woburn, Mass. has been rescheduled for Nov. 14. Pine Brook, N.J., will be Nov. 15, and a date for Plainview, N.J., has not been decided as yet.