A weekly roundup of distributor happenings:
· Longtime Cardinal Electronics executive Bill Lyons purchased the company earlier this week. Read the full story here.
· Wynit issued its Fall/Winter 2008 catalog this week. Dealers and resellers can request a free copy of the 212-page catalog by calling (800) GO-WYNIT or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
· DBL Distributing mailed its second annual custom installation resource field guide to custom installers nationwide. The pocket-sized guide offers pricing, product and technical information. The company also said it will mail its latest catalog in early October.
· Volutone recently launched a new Web site, www.volutone.com, that allows integrators to preorder equipment 24/7. To promote the site, the company recently held a contest to award a Mexican cruise vacation for two to the integrator who ordered the most in a two-month period; Steve and Karla Flynn from SCV-Set-Up Home Theater in Stevenson Ranch, Calif., won the contest.