Atlanta – Denon tapped 36 dealers
to carry its
collection of seven hand-tuned home-entertainment products.
The dealers will be featured in
Denon’s “100 Days of Denon” marketing campaign, which kicks off Oct. 1. The
dealers will work with Denon to execute a multi-tiered marketing and
merchandising campaign that includes advertising, contests, giveaways and
in-store events, Denon said. The dealers will also receive a Denon 100th
Anniversary Dealer logo for use in merchandising the Special Edition products.
dealers were selected based on their commitment to a minimum set of
merchandising requirements, which Denon will reward with stepped-up support and
exclusive access to the anniversary edition products. The dealers will also be
featured on Denon’s
The anniversary products include
the DCD-A100 two-channel SACD/CD player, 2×80-watt PMA-A100 integrated amp,
DP-A100 direct-drive turntable, AVR-A100 9.2-channel AV receiver, and DBP-A100
universal Blu-ray player, all at a suggested $2,499 each. The DL-A100 hand-wound
turntable cartridge and AH-A100 over-ear headphones are $499 each. All
products, available early November, were designed “to capture the essence of
Denon and its ongoing mission,” the company has said.
The selected dealers are as
6th Ave Electronics, West
Abt Electronics, Glenview, Ill.
Audio, Automated & Theater,
Audio Concepts, Boston, Mass.
Audio Etc., Dayton, Ohio
Audio Video Components/Hi-Fi Buys,
Audio Video Today, Westminster, Calif.
Audio Works, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Audiotronics, Roanoke, Va.
Bjorn’s Audio Video, San Antonio,
Chelsea Audio, Beaverton, Or.
Crutchfield, Charlottesville, Va.
Dave Lane’s Stereo Shop,
Fred’s Sound of Music, Portland,
Hippo’s Home Entertainment,
House of High Fidelity, Naples, Fla.
House of Music of SF, San
IQ Home, Fairfax, Va.
J & R Music World, New York,
Kief’s Audio Video, Lawrence, Kan.
ListenUp, Denver, Colo.
Modia-Videoland, Houston, Texas
One Call, Spokane, Wash.
Performance Audio, San Francisco,
Safe and Sound, Chicopee, Mass.
Saturday Audio, Chicago, Ill.
Sound & Vision Inc,
Sound Concepts, Jonesboro, Ark.
Stereo Advantage, Williamsville,
Talk of the Town, Allendale, N.J.
The Needle Doctor, Minneapolis, Minn.
The Record Shop, Cherry Hill, N.J.
The Source A/V Design Group,
The Stereoshop, Greensburg, Pa.
Vann’s, Missoula, Mont.
World Wide Stereo, Hatfield, Pa.