SCANSOURCE SECURITY NAMED 2010 US DISTRIBUTOR OF THE YEAR BY AXIS COMMUNICATIONS
GREENVILLE, SC - November 23, 2010 - ScanSource® Security, a business unit of ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCSC), and a leading distributor of physical security solutions, has been named 2010 Distributor of the Year, United States, by Axis Communications, a global market leader in the network video market.
ScanSource Security was recognized at the 2010 Axis Channel Convergence Conference (ACCC) for its year over year growth, outstanding service and support, and high-quality education and training offerings for its dealer partners.
“Axis Communications has been an integral partner to ScanSource Security, enabling us to deliver the IP cameras and accessories our dealers require to be successful,” said Paul Constantine, vice president of merchandising, ScanSource Security. “To be recognized as Distributor of the Year is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our employees, as well as our commitment to helping our dealer partners grow their business. We are honored to be recognized.”
“The support from our distributors is a big reason why Axis has remained the number one manufacturer of network cameras in the world and, even with only IP-based products in our portfolio, now the number two overall surveillance camera supplier,” said Fredrik Nilsson, general manager, Axis Communications Inc. “ScanSource has proven to be the consummate distribution partner, always willing to go the extra mile for our mutual integrator partners. They work tirelessly to bring efficiency, knowledge and value-add services to their reseller customers, helping to drive the shift to IP technology.”
ScanSource is a distributor in Axis Communications’ Channel Partner Program, designed to help channel partners capitalize on Axis’ market leadership in the fast-growing network video market.
ScanSource Security exclusively serves the reseller community and is committed to never competing with its dealer or reseller partners. The company offers access control, surveillance/CCTV, wireless infrastructure, and identification products. ScanSource Security also provides competitive pricing; free ground shipping; products in stock and ready to ship from a centralized location, allowing for improved efficiency and cost-effectiveness; and highly trained sales representatives and technical support specialists with extensive product knowledge.
For more information about ScanSource Security, visit www.scansourcesecurity.com
About ScanSource, Inc.
ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCSC) is the leading international distributor of specialty technology products for resellers in North America, Latin America and Europe.
ScanSource POS & Barcoding delivers AIDC and POS solutions; Catalyst Telecom and ScanSource Communications provide voice, video and converged communications equipment; and ScanSource Security offers physical security solutions. Founded in 1992, the company ranks #881 on the Fortune 1000. For more information, call the toll-free sales telephone number at 800.944.2432 or visit www.scansourceinc.com