Blonder Tongue Acquires Drake Canada
March 28, 2012
OLD BRIDGE, N.J.: Blonder
Tongue Laboratories, Inc. announced business alliances to better serve the
Canadian CATV industry through its recent acquisition of R.L. Drake, LLC,
including Drake Canada, and new distribution agreement with Incospec
Communications Inc. Terms were not disclosed.
Drake Canada has provided solutions for the Canadian
CATV market since 1985. Drake Canada provides access to products for the
Canadian market, eliminating the burden and cost of additional freight from the
United States, brokerage and remitting payment in U.S. currency. The new BT-Drake
alliance provides Drake Canada access to engineering resources and an extensive
array of products.
Blonder Tongue also entered into a distributor agreement
with Incospec Communications Inc., an existing Drake distributor. For
over 30 years, from their headquarters in Montreal, Incospec has been providing
solutions to customers in North America and around the world.