New Partnership with Innovative Consumer Electronic Accessory Manufacturer Further Solidifies Company's Position as a Leading Distributor of iPod Accessories in the United States.
SCOTTSDALE, AZ. - October 18, 2006 - DBL Distributing, Inc., one of the largest wholesalers of consumer electronics in the United States, today announced that it has signed a new distribution agreement with Soundcast Systems. The partnership adds a unique dimension to DBL's already robust line of product offerings in the iPod category. With the addition of this partnership, DBL has expanded their product selection to better meet the needs of their customers and end -users who seek the latest in valuable and innovative iPod and MP3 product accessories.
The addition of the Soundcast iCast™ and AudioCast™ products, provides a new wireless audio option for iPod, MP3 Players, portable CD players, PCs and other home electronic products. The Soundcast products consist of the iCast, used specifically for iPod users and the AudioCast, geared toward non -iPod devices, such as MP3 players and portable CD players. Both devices consist of a transmitter and receiver, which send information over a range of 350 feet. The Soundcast devices also include a channel selector switch, which allows for up to three Soundcast systems to play in the same area without interference between systems.
''We are thrilled to offer the Soundcast brand to our customers,'' explains David Lorsch, DBL's president and CEO. ''DBL has made a focused effort to offer a wide selection of iPod related product accessories because that's what the public is demanding. Anything coined "iPod" right now is selling off the charts and an entirely new opportunity has emerged for iPod accessories, such as the iCast system.'' Lorsch goes on to say, ''Our new Fall 2006 catalog mails to 90,000 retailers in mid -October featuring these Soundcast products for the first time - we invite any retailer or e -tailer interested in serving the audiophile and music lover market with simple and affordable ways to listen to crystal clear digital music to join DBL and Soundcast in the iPod revolution!''
''The addition of Soundcast Systems to DBL's lineup of home audio technology products, demonstrates their commitment to being on the forefront of revolutionary home audio solutions,'' said Rusty Bennett, vice president of Soundcast Systems. ''Our iCast and AudioCast products will receive unparalleled exposure among DBL's customer base of independent retailers and e -tailers nationwide, enabling them to meet the demand of consumers and music enthusiasts who are clamoring for the latest iPod accessories. The enhanced quality and unmatched performance that our products deliver, compliment DBL's leadership in serving retailers who specialize in the most dynamic digital audio accessories.''
Soundcast Systems products will be featured in DBL's new Fall catalog featuring 350 brand name manufacturers, 2,400 new items, 2,500 price drops and 16,000 products. Additionally, DBL is offering free freight on all qualifying orders over $750, valid until December 31, 2006. To order Soundcast Systems products, call DBL's dedicated sales staff at 800.733.6766 or order online at http://www.dbldistributing.com.
About DBL Distributing, Inc.
DBL Distributing, Inc. is one of the nation's top distributors of consumer electronics accessories and related products, with more than 30,000 retail customers nationwide. Headquartered in a custom -built 144,000 square foot facility in Scottsdale, Arizona, DBL carries more than 16,000 products from more than 350 quality manufacturers. Offering services such as same day shipping, best price for 1 or 100 pieces and a no minimum order policy, DBL's business strategy proves that customers come first. For more information please visit http://www.dbldistributing.com/.
About Soundcast Systems
Soundcast Systems is a privately funded wireless technology company offering revolutionary plug and play wireless audio transmission systems that overcome 2.4GHz band interference, and empower digital music enthusiasts to listen to music in high -quality sound throughout the home. In 2005, the company developed a unique 2.4GHz audio transmission technology that prevents transmitted signals from being distorted by outside interference such as cordless phones and microwave ovens. Since then, Soundcast has developed easy to install, modestly priced, high -performance wireless audio transmission systems that send tunes wirelessly from an audio source (such as a digital music player) to an audio sound system anywhere in the home. In 2006, Soundcast announced iCast and AudioCast, which play high -quality audio from digital music players throughout the home. iCast is designed to work exclusively with the iPod™, while AudioCast is compatible with non -iPod non -iPod devices. Without compromising audio quality, Soundcast makes going wireless easy. For additional information, visit www.soundcastsystems.com.