DAS Names 2022 DAS Showcase Scavenger Hunt Winner

PALMYRA PA, (06.15.22) – “We have our winner from the 2022 DAS Showcase Click Photo Scavenger Hunt game within the show app. Scott Fitzpatrick, from Sound Solutions in Parkville MD, went to every booth at the DAS Showcase Event and scanned the “Click”App logo at each booth,” Ken Litton, Sales and Marketing Manager-Consumer Electronics, related.

Scott Fitzpatrick (R), in the Sound Solutions Parkville MD showroom, with Tim Small from DAS. Scavenger Hunt prizes-Yeti Cooler, Daypacks and Water Bottles-are displayed.

For his efforts Fitzpatrick won a Yeti Tundra 35 Cooler, 2 Osprey Daylite Cinch Daypacks and 2 HydroFlask 18oz Water Bottles that were delivered by DAS representative Tim Small.

Fitzpatrick scanned 139 “Click” app logos in booths at the DAS Showcase Marriott Hotel venue in Lancaster PA May 4th and 5th.

“I have attended several DAS shows in Atlantic City. The DAS Showcase 2022 in Lancaster was much closer to home and Travel Center vendors, as well as 12volt companies, showed their products. Seeing the Travel Center brands pointed to other items we could add to our store’s product mix,” Fitzpatrick relayed to the 12volt Central Studios.

Business remains strong at Sound Solutions and Fitzpatrick is looking forward the attending next year’s DAS Showcase event.

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DAS Announces Key Placement for Consumer Electronics and Heavy-Duty Divisions

PALMYRA, PA (May 2022) – DAS Companies Inc., the 12-volt Consumer Electronic industry’s premier Mid-Atlantic distributor, has announced the appointment of Ken Litten as Sales and Marketing Manager for its Consumer Electronics and Heavy-Duty divisions.

Ken Litten

Ken has over 25 years of experience in the Consumer Electronics Industry and has been with DAS for the last nine years as Territory Manager for Virginia. Litten, a certified MECP, will head up the sales and marketing efforts for the CE and HD divisions. He will work with both inside and outside sales teams to support, motivate and optimize existing sales efforts and marketing programs. In addition, he will create and manage external communications with dealers via social media platforms and implement campaigns. His responsibilities will also include the organization of annual and divisional events.

“We are excited for Ken to take on this critical role within the organization,” said Rex Berfield, National Sales Manager for the CE division. “With his vast experience in the consumer electronics industry, he will bring a fresh approach to serve our customers further and increase sales.”

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The DAS 2022 SHOWCASE Rolls May 4th and 5th

PALMYRA, PA (05 .03.22) – DAS Companies Inc., the 12 Volt Consumer Electronic industry’s premier Mid-Atlantic distributor, kicks off their CE Trade Show & Sale, May 4 & 5th, 2022. Now called DAS 2022 Showcase, the May show will continue the tradition as the largest CE show on the East Coast.

The DAS 2022 Showcase merges DAS’s annual Trade Shows into one ground-breaking experience for all Dealers. This invitation-only show will take place at the Lancaster Marriott in downtown Lancaster, Pennsylvania, providing Dealers, for the first time, an in-depth opportunity to experience the company’s entire brand portfolio. The show will include thousands more SKU’s, never presented in one show before now, allowing Dealers to expand business opportunities, develop new relationships, and provide additional sales solutions to complement core business strategies.

DAS Companies, Inc., a full-service marketing and global supply chain portfolio company, will showcase products they design, import, and distribute during this two-day event. Dealers will have the opportunity to view the latest in automotive accessories, travel merchandise, and mobile electronics for the on-the-go consumer and better visualize and experience various channel outlets, including Travel Centers and Heavy Duty Trucking centers. All this is on the same show floor as Electronics and Specialty Retailers and Dealers.

“We are so excited to share the entire DAS library of business solutions to our Dealers who may need additional solutions at a time like this, to pull in new business,” said Rex Berfield, National Sales Manager. “This is the first time our Dealers will get to see all of our different opportunities for them,” Berfield added.

A large number of 12volt vendors will be on the DAS 2022 SHOWCASE floor including KICKER, Wet Sounds, BrandMotion, ATrend, Dynamat, Cerwin Vega, Precision Power, iDataStart, Design Engineering, Rockford Fosgate, PowerBass, Nakamichi, Sony, XK GLOW, PVR Timpano, DB Drive, Firstech, Race Sport Lighting, ADS, BOYO, Metra, SiriusXM, Cedar, Garmin, Blue Parrot, Midland, Radenso, Whistler, Wilson, Off-Terrain, Uniden and President.

Jamie White, OPUS Marketing Principal stated “There has been a positive buzz in the territory since the DAS 2022 SHOWCASE was announced in February. Dealers are ready for in-person shows. Our entire team of Bruno Berg, Chuck Ottati, Todd Ess and myself will be in the house showcasing the latest products from our vendors on site to dealers.”

On Wednesday night there will an After Show party featuring comedian Earl David Reed plus the Chris Weaver Band. In addition a Championship Belt will be awarded to the Installer who wins the Installer Challenge at the after party. The Installer Challenge is sponsored by Sony, SiriusXM, Cobra and Wet Sounds.

“This combined event provides us with the opportunity to host all our customers in one location and to showcase new selling solutions and innovations for all markets we serve,” said Steve Birli, Vice President of Travel Centers. “I expect everyone to get new ideas to help them grow their businesses,” added Birli.

For further information, contact DAS at 717-964-3642 or online at www.DASinc.com.

DAS Announces Date for CE Trade Show & Sale

PALMYRA, PA (02.10. 22) – DAS Companies Inc., the 12 Volt Consumer Electronic industry’s premier Mid-Atlantic distributor, announces their CE Trade Show & Sale date, May 4 & 5th, 2022. Now called DAS 2022 Showcase, the May show will continue the tradition as the largest CE show on the East Coast.

The Lancaster Marriott At Penn Square will be the site of the DAS CE Trade Show and Sale

The DAS 2022 Showcase merges DAS’s annual Trade Shows into one ground-breaking experience for all Dealers. This invitation-only show will take place at the Lancaster Marriott in downtown Lancaster, Pennsylvania, providing Dealers, for the first time, an in-depth opportunity to experience the company’s entire brand portfolio. The show will include thousands more SKU’s, never presented in one show before now, allowing Dealers to expand business opportunities, develop new relationships, and provide additional sales solutions to complement core business strategies.

DAS Companies, Inc., a full-service marketing and global supply chain portfolio company, will showcase products they design, import, and distribute during this two-day event. Dealers will have the opportunity to view the latest in automotive accessories, travel merchandise, and mobile electronics for the on-the-go consumer and better visualize and experience various channel outlets, including Travel Centers and Heavy Duty Trucking centers. All this is on the same show floor as Electronics and Specialty Retailers and Dealers. 

“We are so excited to share the entire DAS library of business solutions to our Dealers who may need additional solutions at a time like this, to pull in new business,” said Rex Berfield, National Sales Manager. “This is the first time our Dealers will get to see all of our different opportunities for them,” Berfield added.

“This combined event provides us with the opportunity to host all our customers in one location and to showcase new selling solutions and innovations for all markets we serve,” said Steve Birli, Vice President of Travel Centers. “I expect everyone to get new ideas to help them grow their businesses,” added Birli.

For further information, please contact DAS at 717-964-3642 or online at www.DASinc.com.

DAS Adds PRV Audio & Timpano Brands to Its Lineup

PALMYRA, PA (09.09.2021) – DAS Companies Inc., the 12Volt Consumer Electronic industry’s premier Mid-Atlantic distributor, has partnered with PRV Audio bringing new, innovative pro audio products and accessories for Pro Audio and 12Volt Car Audio customers with the introduction of PRV and Timpano.

PRV Audio is well known for melding the best of today’s technology with passion and purpose to deliver the most innovative manufacturing of professional loudspeakers. Starting with a compact line of transducers fully dedicated to the Brazilian market, PRV Audio expanded, added the Timpano Brand, and opened its own subsidiary in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, in 2009 to better serve the growing international demand and the North America market.

As an approved national distributor, DAS has added PRV and Timpano’s best-selling products immediately, with plans to stock in all DAS warehouse locations including; Pennsylvania, Virigina and Utah. Both brands are now in stock and began shipping last week.

“We are excited to increase our market penetration into our existing territories, knowing the PRV Audio brands offer us the reach we need to expand and grow 12Volt opportunities during these challenging times,” said Rex Berfield, National Sales Manager. “PRV Audio allows us to reach additional energetic and passionate fans of loud music,” Berfield added.

“We’re continuing to execute our strategy we initiated prior to the unexpected covid situation, which led to this exciting partnership with DAS,” added Executive Director Daniel Costa. “We are pleased to find both teams share the same energy and passion to succeed.”

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DAS Drives New Business for 12volt Retailers with Off Terrain Overlanding Products

PALMYRA, PA (05.07.2021) – DAS Companies, Inc. is driving new business for 12volt retailers with the addition of a rugged line of vehicle recovery and adventurous Overlanding products, including accessories, from Off Terrain. Perfect for the Off-Road, Trucks, Jeeps, and 4WD vehicles this heavy-duty line was specifically designed for the adventurous spirit in all off-roaders.

The lineup is unique and includes products such as Recovery Ropes, Winch Kits & Ropes, Abrasive-free Shackle UHWMPE, 4WD Recovery Kits, ATV Towing Kits, 4×4 Winch and Accessories. Providing off-roaders peace-of-mind, that comes with knowing that they are prepared to handle situations that confront them when out venturing off the beaten path, is a key benefit provided by Off Terrain products..

DAS stocks and sells Off Terrain recovery and Overlanding products and accessories as the exclusive national distributor across the lower 48 states with inventory warehoused in east and western distribution hubs.

“This Brand offers a great opportunity for our dealers. Strategically, the Off Terrain line will expand their existing 12Volt businesses with complementary products and allow dealers to reach new customers. It’s a natural extension that will attract additional vehicles into their bays,” stated Rex Berfield, National Sales Manager, DAS Companies, Inc.

Placement on the 12volt Spin-To-Win Wheel is contributing to visibility for the Off Terrain brand across the 12volt industry. On Friday, April 30th, the 12volt Spin-To-Win Wheel landed on the DAS space with the the prize being an Off Terrain 4WD FULL RECOVERY KIT. The Off Terrain prize has been sent to Audio Solutions 49 in Florence MS.

Off Terrain Managing Director Tom O’Mara is incredibly excited about the DAS collaboration and said, “We have worked hard to design Overlanding gear to withstand long seasons, variable weather, and terrains of all kinds. Our gear is tough enough to handle driver’s demands as a gear-head or outdoor enthusiast, but priced within reach – that was very important to us,” said O’Mara. “Partnering with DAS has exposed this exciting and growing category to thousands of new dealers all over the country.”

Look for products and installations at your favorite car audio installer and 4×4 overland install shop.

Ross Sachs is pictured with the Off Terrain 12volt Spin-To-Win Wheel prize in the DAS Palmyra PA warehouse that’s  headed to Audio Solutions in Florence MS. Sachs is DAS Consumer Electronics Sales and Marketing Manager.

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Race Sport Lighting Launches “CORE” Product Lineup with DAS Companies Inc.

RINGWOOD, IL (04.27.2021) – Race Sport Lighting is excited to partner with DAS Companies Inc. in the Mid-Atlantic territory with new 2021 lighting technologies. It was necessary to expand distribution to get dealers the lighting products they need fulfilled same or next day for the job.

DAS dealer accounts can begin ordering their favorite Race Sport Lighting products immediately to ship in April. The product mix in-house at DAS will be focused on “CORE” lighting top sellers like:

·         GEN6® Plug-n-Play Canbus Kits

·         Terminator™ LED Kits

·         NEW Drive Series V2 All—in-One Kits

·         ColorADAPT® interior, exterior and underbody kits

·         ColorSMART® Bluetooth App controlled products

·         Eco-Series light bars and auxiliary spots

·         LED Logo Rocker Switches

·         And more…

Steve Jergensen, Race Sport Lighting President commented, “DAS has been a great distributing partner for several years, and I am excited to revamp the mix at DAS to focus on our nationwide best sellers. Having the latest technologies available same or next day is important for our dealers. This stocking mix in their warehouse will be a huge home run for their dealer base.”

Rex Berfield, DAS National Sales Manager commented, “We continue to work toward meeting and exceeding the expectations of our dealer base with opportunities and solutions. We have added another great dealer solution. Race Sport, known in our industry as a company synonymous with innovation and multi-application lighting solutions, is now available to our dealer-partners. We are incredibly pleased to partner with the Race Sport’s team and look forward to the new opportunities this partnership will present our dealers.” 

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DAS Adds ‘Off Terrain’ Brand to National Lineup

PALMYRA, PA (03.09.2021) – DAS Companies, Inc. has announced the addition of a rugged line of vehicle recovery
and adventurous Overlanding products, including accessories, from Off Terrain. Perfect for the Off-Road, Trucks,
Jeeps, and 4WD vehicles, this heavy-duty line was specifically designed for the adventurous spirit in all of us.

The lineup is unique and includes products such as Recovery Ropes, Winch Kits & Ropes, Abrasive-free Shackle
UHWMPE, 4WD Recovery Kits, ATV Towing Kits, 4×4 Winch & Accessories. Providing peace-of-mind that comes
with knowing that you are prepared to handle situations that confront you when out venturing off the beaten
path.

DAS now stocks and sells Off Terrain recovery and Overlanding products and accessories as the exclusive national
distributor across the lower 48 states with inventory warehoused in east and western distribution hubs.
“This Brand offers a great opportunity for our dealers. Strategically, the Off Terrain line will expand their existing
12Volt businesses with complementary products and allow dealers to reach new customers. It’s a natural
extension that will attract additional vehicles into their bays,” stated Rex Berfield, National Sales Manager, DAS
Companies, Inc.

Off Terrain Managing Director Tom O’Mara is incredibly excited about the DAS collaboration and said, “We have
worked hard to design Overlanding gear to withstand long seasons, variable weather, and terrains of all kinds. Our
gear is tough enough to handle your demands as a gear-head or outdoor enthusiast, but priced within reach – that
was very important to us,” said O’Mara. “Partnering with DAS will expose this exciting and growing category to
thousands of new dealers all over the country.”

Look for products and installations at your favorite car audio installer and 4×4 overland install shop.

Visit dasinc.com and offterrain.com for more.

DAS Consumer Electronics Dealer Show & Sale Cancels April Dates

PALMYRA, PA (03.16.2020) – DAS Companies, Inc., a full-service marketing and supply chain portfolio company announced a cancellation to the April Trade Show dates.

DAS, as a Stewardship company, takes seriously its obligations to its associates, partners, and customers. The COVID-19 coronavirus has caused significant disruption to many US businesses. Further, it has caused significant concerns over travel and large group gatherings.

With this in mind, DAS has determined to cancel the April show dates for the annual DAS Consumer Electronics Show & Sale. We are working with the venue to determine the feasibility of moving the show to a future date. We are also working closely with our vendors, partners, dealers and customers on innovative ways to deliver the show content and communication while we work with the venue.

“We regret the necessity of canceling the April show dates but are committed to the safety and good health of our associates and partners,” said Rex Berfield, National Sales Manager, DAS Companies, Inc.

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