Trust is paramount in any relationship. Without it no plan, no matter how artfully designed, will succeed. Manufacturers need to trust that a distributor will protect the channel sales model by not selling direct to end users, and distributors need to trust that information shared with a manufacturer will not be used to cut them out of the mix.
March 05, 2013
Mobotix has entered into a North American distribution agreement with technology distributor Ingram Micro Inc.
January 16, 2013
Tri-Ed/Northern Video Distribution acquired wholesale distributor Security General Int’l (SGI) today for an undisclosed amount.
November 29, 2012
Following a turbulent distribution agreement with now defunct GVI Security more than a year ago, LG Electronics has finally launched a suite of surveillance cameras and DVRs for the U.S. market.
July 24, 2012
Expanding its footprint in the Southwest, wholesale security products distributor Alarm Express has opened two new offices in Corpus Christi, Texas and Fort Worth, Texas.
November 14, 2011
New partnerships will allow IP video provider and distributor Optiview Inc. to offer IP cameras from Samsung, Sony and Vivotek, in addition to its own IP camera brand.
October 03, 2011
In an effort to make the company more customer-centered, Potter Electric Signal Co. has reduced the number of distributors that will have access to its line of addressable fire panels.
October 03, 2011
The wholesale distribution channel essentially serves as a frontline in the dynamic electronic security industry. Executives from leading distributors discuss market conditions and their role in providing value-add services to their integrator partners ...
By Rodney Bosch · March 15, 2011
With the new year comes a new Web poll from the editors of SECURITY SALES & INTEGRATION. What is your leading grievance regarding wholesale distributors?
January 23, 2011
Graybar, an electrical and communications products distributor, will open a new facility to serve its customers throughout the Akron-Canton (Ohio) region ...
December 12, 2010