Chief Expands Distribution to West Coast Customers

New facility offers shorter transit times and order pick-up

Minneapolis, MN. - - (June 2010) - www.chiefmfg.com - Chief Manufacturing, the industry leader in AV mounting and rack solutions has announced a new West Coast Distribution Center located in Ontario, California. The new location allows Chief to better serve its customer base along the West Coast. The local presence provides substantially shorter transit times, expedited freight cost savings and convenient order pick up of Chief's most popular products.


"We are constantly looking for ways to make it easier to do business with Chief and improve our customer service. As a result of this continued effort, we are excited to offer our West Coast Customers another service option with more convenient access to our products," said Steve Durkee, Vice President of Commercial Products.

Chief's west coast warehouse will be operational and begin shipping over 100 of its most popular products including universal mounts, accessories and racks to customers starting July 2010. Customers in California and Nevada are likely to benefit most from improved transit times while Utah, Arizona, Washington, Oregon and Idaho will also see delivery time improvements.

About Chief
Chief is a division of Milestone AV Technologies, a Duchossois Group Company, and has more than 30 years of proven product and service excellence. Committed to responding to industry needs in the Pro AV, Residential and Office markets, Chief offers a complete line of mounts, lifts, racks and accessories for TVs, displays, projectors and other AV components.

Chief continues to design innovative solutions and helpful online applications, like Chief's exclusive MountBuilder™ and RackBuilder™ applications that complement the technology they support. With numerous product awards and patented designs, Chief provides unique mount features, and is recognized for delivering quality products and knowledgeable, helpful customer service. You can follow @chiefmfg on Twitter or become a fan of Chief on Facebook for the most up -to -date information.

U.S. and Europe sales offices support a global network spanning the Americas, Europe, the Pacific Rim and beyond. Chief distribution centers are located in Minnesota, California, Hong Kong and the Netherlands. www.chiefmfg.com.

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