RTI and Pro Control Expand Distribution Network

SHAKOPEE, Minn. — March 16, 2017 — RTI, a leading control and automation manufacturer for residential and commercial settings, and its sub-division, Pro Control, today announced partnerships with Allnet, Capitol, and AVX Wholesale to strengthen product access and dealer support across the U.S. Midwestern and Southwestern territories.

“By strategically expanding our distribution network, we are providing dealers with more access to leading-edge partners who have deep market knowledge and technical expertise,” said Mike Everett, Vice President of Global Sales for RTI and Pro Control. “Along with direct access to our solutions, these companies will broaden service and support while enhancing dealer training in these regions.”

As distributors for RTI and Pro Control, Allnet and Capitol will carry the full range of joint in-wall touchpanels, handheld system controllers, central processors, audio distribution systems, and accessories; while AVX Wholesale will distribute Pro Control’s complete line of controllers and accessories.

“RTI and Pro Control offer versatile control solutions for every type of application and budget,” said Wally Whinna, President of Allnet Distributing. “We pride ourselves on delivering premium products, service, and support, and look forward to providing our dealers with complete home automation and control systems that are reliable, profitable, and simple to install and use.”

“For 25 years, RTI has led the market with control and automation solutions that perform Herculean tasks while remaining simple and intuitive for the end-user,” said Curt Hayes, President and CFO, Capitol Sales Company. “Custom integrators have long revered RTI’s product selection, which consistently represents the best of current technologies taken to the extreme, in terms of both value and reliability.”

“Pro Control’s intelligent remote control product lineup is the perfect addition to any home theater or light commercial system,” said David Collins, President, AVX Wholesale. “We’re pleased to add Pro Control to our lineup and join a company that protects its partners by making its products available exclusively through certified dealers while eliminating web-based competition.”

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