ALPHARETTA, Ga., July 28, 2016 – P&F USA today announced an agreement with O’Rourke Sales Company (OCS) to handle distribution of Philips TVs and video products, with OCS providing fulfillment and logistical support to independent retailers nationwide.
“O’Rourke Sales Company has a well-deserved reputation for providing outstanding service, so we’re very pleased to announce our partnership,” said Karl Bearnarth, executive vice president, sales and marketing, P&F USA, Inc., the exclusive North American licensee for Philips consumer televisions and home video products. “Working with O’Rourke will allow Philips products to be broadly available to mid-sized and local independent retailers where the quality and performance advantages of Philips products can be demonstrated.”
Bearnarth also noted O’Rourke’s strong relationship with the Nationwide Marketing Group, of which P&F is a member.
“O’Rourke Sales Company sees tremendous value in the Philips brand of TVs and video products and we appreciate their dedication and focus on the regional dealer base with whom we specialize,” said Jeff O’Rourke, CEO of OSC. “Philips’ combination of cutting-edge product and focused channel strategy combined with OSC’s core selling and logistical competencies make for an ideal partnership.”
O’Rourke Sales Company, based in Davenport, Iowa, is an award-winning organization with expertise in the rent-to-own, military and independent retailer sales channels, and in large-scale fulfillment services. Founded in 1965, OSC today has strategically located shipping facilities throughout the U.S.
About P&F USA, Inc.
P&F USA, Inc. located at Alpharetta, GA is a subsidiary of Funai Electric Co., LTD and is the exclusive licensee for Philips consumer televisions and home video products in North America. Funai Electric Co., Ltd., established in 1961, is headquartered in Osaka, Japan and is listed in the Tokyo Securities Exchange First Section (6839). In addition to the consumer electronic product brands sold by Funai Corporation and the products sold by other Funai sales and marketing companies in Asia, Europe, and South America, Funai Electric Company, Ltd. is a major original equipment manufacturer (OEM) supplier for appliance, consumer electronics, computer, and computer peripheral companies at a global level.