THE EDGE DISTRIBUTORS GROUP EXPANDS ITS NEC FLAT VIDEO DISPLAY OFFERINGS WITH THE ADDITION OF NEC’S NEW MULTEOS 40- AND 46-INCH 1080P LCD MONITORS
State-of-the-Art Hybrid LCD Displays That Deliver a Web / TV Convergence Solution
Seattle, WA – July 16, 2007 – The EDGE Distributors Group -- a rapidly growing service-oriented group of 14 independently owned regional distributors catering primarily to custom install and residential systems integrators -- today announced that they have expanded their NEC flat video display offerings by taking on the brand’s new high-end Multeos LCD monitors.
The NEC Multeos LCD 46-inch M46 and 40-inch M40 are state-of-the-art hybrid LCD displays that deliver full HD 1080p resolution. Equipped with a host of PC and A/V inputs; 1920 x 1080 pixel array; 16:9 aspect ratio and the ability to be configured with an ATSC HD tuner, Multeos provides a complete web / TV convergence solution.
Manufacturer suggested retail pricing for the M46 and M40 starts at $4,299 and $2,999 respectively. Designed to meet rigorous usage demands of 16 hours per day, the units are backed by a 3-year warranty.
Multeos is available to The EDGE Group’s nationwide network of over 9,000 custom integrators and specialty retailers. The EDGE Group also continues to distribute NEC’s Showcase Series plasma displays.
Mike Hench, President of The EDGE Distributors Group says, “Multeos represents the ultimate in LCD performance and reliability; truly the best-of-the-best. It is a great complement to The EDGE Group’s assortment of high-performance products and solutions for the CI dealer.”
“The EDGE Group has proven to be a successful distributor of NEC plasma displays,” said Pierre Richer, Executive Vice President, NEC Display Solutions. “The addition of the Multeos line thru The EDGE Group’s vast dealer network ensures that customers will be able to experience one of the most full-featured, premium displays in the residential market.”
The EDGE Group differs from other distribution groups in that it offers products that are of both a basic need and a unique niche for its dealers, typically employing a complementary line philosophy. The EDGE Group strategically selects the lines it carries, enabling the group to offer a full-suite of solutions to partners and dealers alike.
About The EDGE Distributors Group
Founded in 1999, The EDGE Distributors Group™ consists of 14 independently owned regional distributors that primarily serve the premium U.S. custom installation market and select retailers. EDGE partners sell and support products aimed at residential value-added installers and specialty retailers. They encourage growth by their members and customers alike by carefully evaluating, then bringing to market the finest installation products available — emphasizing those that are reliable, innovative and exciting. EDGE members also highly value personal attention, and no dealer is ever treated as just a number.
Product lines EDGE distributes and supports include Channel Vision™, DLO, Furman Sound, Gefen, ICM/F-Conn Industries, NEC, NuVision™, Peerless Industries®, Pinnacle Speakers, Planar, Sanus Systems, Sheer Wire, ViewSonic®, VizionWare and Xantech.
The EDGE Distributors Group / 17837 1st Ave. S #7 / Seattle, WA 98148
Phone: 866.396.6531 / Fax: 888.651.9941 / Internet: www.edgegroup.org
About NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc.
Headquartered in Itasca, Ill., NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc., is a leading provider of innovative LCD displays, professional grade plasmas and projectors, and integrated display solutions. NEC Display Solutions develops leading-edge visual technology and customer-focused solutions for the education, enterprise, government, professional, medical and digital signage markets. For more information, please call 1-866-NEC-MORE, or visit www.necdisplay.com