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ADI expands footprint with new branch in Scarborough, Ontario

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ADI expands footprint with new branch in Scarborough, Ontario

October 9, 2020SSN Staff

MELVILLE, N.Y.—ADI Global Distribution, a wholesale distributor of security, AV and low-voltage products, announced it has opened a new branch location in Scarborough, Ontario. This marks ADI's second location to serve the Greater Toronto Area and tenth location in Canada, strengthening its commitment to providing the best and most convenient service to dealers. The new ADI Scarborough branch will provide dealers with more access to ADI's full range of products and services. "At...

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ADI launches new websites

June 22, 2020SSN Staff

MELVILLE, N.Y.—ADI Global Distribution launched new websites in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico to deliver an enhanced online shopping experience. The redesigned sites feature a simple user interface and improved navigation to make online browsing and purchasing seamless for dealers.  “To help deliver the best user experience to our customers, we incorporated their feedback into the redesign of our sites,” Laura Phelan, vice president of digital experience and digital branch at ADI,...

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Bob Appleby named vice president and general manager of ADI North America

August 14, 2019Ginger Hill, Managing Editor

AUSTIN, Texas—Bob Appleby recently joined Resideo Technologies' ADI Global Distribution business as vice president and general manager of ADI North America to oversee business operations across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico, and help the company deliver on financial commitments, modernize operations and continue to reinforce its commitment to customer service excellence.Appleby is based out of Melville, N.Y. and reports directly to Rob Aarnes, president, ADI Global Distribution....

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SSN Exclusive: Rob Aarnes illuminates practical, actionable knowledge about leadership

June 14, 2019Ginger Hill, Managing Editor

MELVILLE, N.Y.—Thought leadership is a well-recognized phrase within the security industry as it describes a security influencer with expertise and a valuable perspective to help guide others within the industry by illuminating pure, actionable knowledge and insight on relevant industry topics. This is exactly how Rob Aarnes, president, ADI Global Distribution, silver sponsor of the recent ESX 2019, can be described when it comes to his viewpoints about leadership. Aarnes began his career in...

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Dahua cameras now easier to get in North America

April 20, 2016Martha Entwistle

China-based camera manufacturer Dahua this week took a major step to expand its presence in North America: ADI Global Distribution will now carry Dahua products in its 103 store locations in the U.S. and Canada. Dahua has plans to grow its presence in North America in a big way, Tim Shen, Dahua Technology marketing director, told me at ISC West. The China-based camera manufacturer established its North American office in Irvine, Calif. in 2014. At ISC West this year, Dahua invested in one of the...

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ADI opens new branch in Charleston, S.C.

February 20, 2015Spencer Ives

MELVILLE, N.Y.—ADI in February opened its second Express Store in Charleston, S.C.“There's roughly 30 to 40 other markets out there that we think we could actually open an ADI Express Store in,” Rob Aarnes president of ADI North America, told Security Systems News. Aarnes stressed that would come after methodical assessment of the existing locations.ADI opened its first Express Store in Omaha, Neb., nearly a year ago.Not much differentiates the express store from a full branch in...

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ADI opens branches in Mississippi and Alabama

December 11, 2014SSN Staff

MELVILLE, N.Y.—Global wholesale distributor ADI announced Dec. 9 it will open new branch locations in Jackson, Miss. and Mobile, Ala. “The opening of these two additional locations supports ADI's growth strategy and strengthens our commitment to providing a valuable customer experience to our dealers,” Rob Aarnes, president of ADI Americas, said in a prepared statement. “We are extremely excited to open our doors at these new locations, and we look forward to opening additional...

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ADI launches mobile web site

May 29, 2014SSN Staff

MELVILLE, N.Y.—ADI announced May 27 it has launched a mobile web site to enable its dealers to shop and order from ADI anytime from mobile devices. The ADI mobile website delivers the same user experience as the desktop version. It provides instant access to ADI's Sales Center, clearance zone and online specials. “Going mobile was just the next step in the evolution of ADI's exceptional online customer experience,” said Michael Flink, president of ADI Americas, in a prepared statement.Dealers...

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ADI expands with smaller concept branches

April 30, 2014Martha Entwistle

National distribution company ADI's newest branch office in Omaha, Nebraska features a much smaller layout and a new concept. Assuming the “ADI Express” concept works well in Omaha, ADI will be opening up a lot of new branches in secondary markets, Michael Flink, ADI president told me. The Omaha branch is ADI's 100th branch. “ADI has 99 regular-size branches in 65 major markets,” Flink said. Typically, ADI branches are about 8,500 square feet and have six or seven employees....

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Kwikset teams up with ADI

May 30, 2013SSN Staff

LAKE FOREST, Calif.—Kwikset, a manufacturer of access control solutions, is offering its suite of SmartCode locks with Home Connect technology for both Z-Wave and ZigBee wireless protocols at ADI branches in North America, according to a company statement. The new distribution agreement satisfies growing demand for wireless security and home automation solutions. “We fully expect to see home automation continue to push into the mainstream in 2013 as there are signs this technology is...

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