Distribution Partnership Introduces Line of VoIP Hardware and Accessories to DBL's Growing Segment of Internet/VoIP Enabled Telecommunications Products.
SCOTTSDALE, AZ. - October 30, 2006 - - DBL Distributing, Inc., one of the largest wholesalers of consumer electronics in the United States, today announced a new distribution partnership with Auvi Technologies, a designer and developer of digital audio, video and wireless entertainment and emerging technologies. Through DBL, Auvi will market cutting edge VoIP telephones and headsets designed to address the rapidly growing telecommunications segment based on Internet Telephony.
DBL's recently released 1,120 page Fall/Winter 2006 Catalog marked the first appearance of Auvi products such as the stylish PHIP65 VoIP handset which connects to a traditional landline and a user's computer, via USB port. The dual functionality PHIP65 gives consumers the freedom to make and receive both standard and/or Internet calls from a single cordless phone. Like other Auvi products, the PHIP65 is Skype -friendly, has an integrated speakerphone, caller ID, three -way calling, call transfer between handsets, and a good -sized LCD. In addition to the PHIP65, Auvi's line of innovative and award winning VoIP and Skype™ enabled products available through DBL include the WBT121 Bluetooth VoIP Headset and USB Adapter Combo Kit, the WIP20S Skype Phone Adapter and the PCIP05 USB VoIP Telephone for Skype™. Nearly 90,000 independent retailers and e -tailers in the United States have access to these and other VoIP enabled telephony products through DBL's quarterly catalog and online through DBL's website at: www.dbldistributing.com.
''We are seeing retailers and consumers alike become increasingly comfortable with Internet Telephony and VoIP enabled hardware,'' said Henry Chiarelli, senior vice president of marketing and merchandising for DBL Distributing. ''Auvi's VoIP Internet telephones, headsets and adapters address a growing segment of the B2B and B2C end -user market that is driving demand for such products.'' Chiarelli continued, ''Our customer base of independent retailers, custom installers and structured wiring installer/consultants is uniquely positioned to address the growing demand for Internet Telephony services through knowledge based consulting coupled with VoIP enabled hardware products such as the Auvi PHIP65 cordless phone.''
''We are pleased to strike a distribution partnership with DBL Distributing,'' said Santosh Patel, CEO and President of Auvi Technologies. ''Auvi's strength is our ability to deliver innovative products that work with today's emerging technologies, while DBL's strength is reaching retailers and professional service consultants that specialize in home automation, networking, telecommunications and security installations.'' Patel continued, ''Simply put, Auvi is able to reach the right market at the right time through DBL's extensive distribution network that reaches tens of thousands of these highly regarded retailers and custom installers in the United States.''
Auvi products are featured in DBL's new Fall/Winter 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 Auvi 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. DBL offers same day shipping for orders placed by 5:00pm MST, a best price for 1 or 100 piece policy and a have no minimum order policy. DBL's business strategy proves that customers come first. For more information please visit http://www.dbldistributing.com/ or contact them at 800.733.6766.
About Auvi Technologies.
Auvi Technologies is an award -winning designer and developer of digital audio, video and wireless entertainment and emerging technologies. Headquartered in St. Louis, MO, Auvi has offices in Hong King, India, and Singapore. The company distributes products through B2B, B2C and e -commerce sales channels within the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Latin America, South America, Europe and Asia -Pacific. For further information on Auvi, please visit www.auviworld.com.