PRESS RELEASE: Jands appointed Ampetronic distributor of Hearing Loops for New Zealand

Jun 2, 2015

6 June 2015

Jands Ltd is proud to announce its appointment as exclusive Distributor in New Zealand of Ampetronic products effective 1st June 2015.

“The addition of Ampetronic to the Jands distribution network shows our strong commitment to the market by offering full system solutions from world renowned brands backed up with inventory, training and product support to our trusted local partners” said Bruce Gray, Jands Managing Director. “Ampetronic and Jands modus operandi for the Installed Audio Market has perfect synergy – we don’t just supply boxes, we supply systems that offer a genuine benefit to the customer”.

This announcement signals the start of an exciting time for the industry, with several significant introductions due from Ampetronic this year. Julian Pieters Managing Director of Ampetronic said “We are thrilled to partner with Jands, and have been impressed with their professionalism and technical capability. We are on the brink of introducing a suite of new tools, support services and products that will change the way the industry works with hearing loops. Jands has the reputation, the reach and the commitment to deliver this to market – together we will make a very positive impact on provision of hearing assistance throughout New Zealand. I am also impressed with the technical competency and enthusiasm of the Jands team, who will deliver top notch education and training, as well as the rapid, design and support services our customers expect. This is a great time to take our brand to the next level, and an excellent partnership to make it happen.”

Established in 1987, Ampetronic are the world’s leading innovators of induction loop / hearing loop systems and component technologies, working as specialists in the field for over 25 years. They are passionate advocates for technology solutions that improve the lives of those with hearing loss. Paul Edlin Jands Sales Director says “we are thrilled to be taking on Ampetronic, who are global leaders in Hearing Loop assistive listening technology. NZ has legislation that mandates the installation of Assistive Listening Technology and Hearing Loops are by far the most popular type with users, this is a growing market here and we are pleased to be able to now offer a full audio solution to our partners”.

Established in 1988, Jands is a specialist distributer of world leading audio brands in New Zealand and is a privately held company. Jands Ltd. proudly represents the Harman Pro Brands including JBL, AKG, Crown, BSS, HiQnet, dbx, Lexicon Soundcraft and Studer. Jands reputation has been built on a dedication to supplying only the best quality products and solutions for our customers. Jands Brands endorse our commitment to excellence as they share a strong background in design and innovation and lead the market.

For all enquiries please call Jands on Tel: (09) 275 8710

About Ampetronic

Founded in 1987 by Leon Pieters, a highly skilled engineer and local preacher, Ampetronic are innovators in the full range of induction loop / hearing loop systems and technologies. As passionate advocates for technology solutions that improve the lives of those with hearing loss, Ampetronic design, manufacture and promote loop systems around the world. Key technologies include current drive and phase shift arrays.

About Jands

Jands is Australia's leading distributor of professional audio, lighting and staging equipment. As well as distributing many of the world’s leading audio and lighting brands throughout Australia, the company manufactures lighting control equipment that is used and distributed throughout the world. Jands staging division provides products and installation services throughout the country. The company philosophy is simple Best Products, Best Solutions, Jands.


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