Van Nuys, CA — AVAD has struck a distribution agreement with Onkyo, which offers AVAD customers easy access to the company’s complete home theater and whole-house audio solutions. Additionally, Onkyo significantly boosts its reach into the custom installation market with the agreement through AVAD’s extensive network of more than 11,000 certified dealers and installation professionals.
“This partnership with Onkyo reinforces AVAD’s commitment to providing our customers with the best products from leading manufacturers,” said Rick Wigen, vice president of merchandising for AVAD. “With a complete inventory of Onkyo components in each of our 37 US locations, AVAD delivers quick and reliable audio/video solutions designed to enhance any system or installation.”
Among the Onkyo products offered through AVAD include the highly acclaimed TX-NR906 A/V Home Network Receiver with features that include HQV Reon-VX video processing, dual high-def HDMI outputs, Audyssey room correction technologies, and multi-room audio and video distribution. Built around an isolated power block and pre-processing unit, the TX-NR906 is also equipped with CD-quality HD Radio, Satellite and Internet Radio, and XM HD Surround sound capability. The TX-NR906 is the first receiver of its kind to include ISF (Imaging Science Foundation) video calibration, further enhancing its groundbreaking pedigree.
“With such a high percentage of integrators relying on the distribution business model today for ‘just in time’ access to goods and services, a partnership with a comprehensive solutions provider with the reach of AVAD is a must to achieve in depth access to the channel,” said Keith Haas, director of sales for Onkyo USA. “We are extremely pleased to have brought it to fruition.”