Clifton, NJ – July 23, 2019 – Ui Supplies a value-added regional distributor of name brand AV, networking, security, and home automation products for the metro New York/tri-state region, and member of the PowerHouse Alliance invites the industry to its seventh annual BBQ Bash and Trade Show on August 8 at its Plainview, NY location.
The BBQ Bash and Trade Show will run all day on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. with a variety of demonstrations, giveaways, and food from the popular OINK and MOO BBQ food truck. “For this year’s BBQ Bash and Trade Show, we’re bringing back favorite features and introducing some new and exciting demos and prizes,” said Matthew Weil of Ui Supplies. “This event is, as always, dedicated to our loyal customers, vendor partners, and industry friends, and we’re pulling out all the stops to make it a great day.”
More than 60 audio, video, security, networking, smart home, tools, and accessories manufacturers are attending, bringing the latest demos and offering exclusive discounts to attendess. Guests can also try their luck to win one of 10 great raffle prizes from Ui Supplies and vendors, including Yankees tickets, LG OLED TV, Samsung QLED TV, and more. Stand-out product demonstrations include a Samsung 8K TV, LG OLED TV and short-throw laser projector, a large display of KEF architectural and wireless speakers, as well as a full array of surveillance cameras from Hikvision, and new fiber optic products from TechLogix. JVC will be on-site doing a projector shoot out comparing their DLA-NX7 Native 4K projector to other brands, and, for the first time, DMF Lighting will be installed and on display.
“We look forward to the show each year to celebrate the great relationships we have with our dealers, and our vendors who support us to make it a great event,” said Alan Malowitz of Ui Supplies. “Our annual bash gives dealers the unique opportunity for one-on-one time with manufacturer reps to ask questions, demo, and learn about the hottest products of the year, and take advantage of show-only deals.”
Dealers can kick back in the Fortress theater seating inside Ui Supplies’s newly updated Dolby Atmos Theater Room to enjoy an 11.2-channel demo with new LG short throw laser projector and Da-Lite 96-inch short throw screen, run by Yamaha AVENTAGE AV receiver and KEF surround sound speakers. Vanco International’s ‘Party Room’ returns for the second year and is equipped with Beale Street Audio speakers, demos of Vanco’s Evolution EVO-IP HDMI over IP System and a large display of their extenders, and new 8K and fiber cables.
“Last year, our BBQ Bash and Trade Show was the grand opening of our Plainview, New York location, and it was the most successful event to date,” said Patrick Berna of Ui Supplies. “Each year we’re growing, and our event is the outlet to show our appreciation to our dealers with deals, demos, prizes, and a good time.”
To learn more about the PowerHouse Alliance, please visit, www.powerhousealliance.com.
About Ui Supplies
As full-service, value added distributor of the most sought-after home automation, lighting control, specialty audio/video, and low voltage product lines, Ui Supplies caters to custom integrators and specialty A/V professionals. With two locations, one in Clifton, NJ, and one in Plainview, NY in Long Island, Ui Supplies offers the convenience of over 250,000 square foot of warehouse fully stocked for will-call pickup or next-day delivery throughout the metro NY/Tri-State region.
About PowerHouse Alliance
The PowerHouse Alliance is a national consortium of regional wholesale distributors delivering name brand products for custom installers, specialty dealers, large retailers and industry buying groups in the residential and commercial audio/video, home entertainment, security, IT and consumer electronics accessories markets. With combined annual sales in excess of $800 million, PowerHouse Alliance member companies represent 800,000 square feet of warehouse space in convenient locations across the country, stocked with more than 250+ product lines. Creating cost efficiencies for manufacturers and buying power for customers, the Alliance offers a national footprint with the added benefit of local sales, training and support.
Powerhouse Alliance members include: 21st Century, Audio America, CED, Davis Distribution, ECD, EDI, KOA CCTV, Mountain West, Pioneer Music Company, Sierra Select, and Ui Supplies.