INDIANAPOLIS, IND. (April 13, 2021) — 11 Trading Company (11 TC), a subsidiary of Premium Audio Company, is pleased to announce that it will become the exclusive distribution partner of the Teac and Esoteric brands in the United States on April 15, 2021. High-end Esoteric and Teac audio products represent state-of-the-art audio solutions within the 11 Trading Company portfolio.
11 TC also has exclusive distribution rights in the Americas to the Onkyo, Pioneer, Pioneer Elite, and Integra electronics, as well as the Magnat and Heco speaker brands.
Rob Standley, VP and GM of 11TC stated, “We are thrilled to represent these timeless, high performance brands. Teac’s combination of excellent audio quality with the latest digital audio technology and a nod to their heritage with vintage styling will undoubtedly connect with our business partners and consumers. In addition, Esoteric sets a standard in their pursuit of the ‘Original Master Sound’ as products are meticulously crafted by hand and tuned to perfection.
Industry veteran Keith Haas has joined 11 TC as National Sales Manager for the Teac and Esoteric brands. He will lead the sales efforts of these iconic brands, bringing with him a wealth of knowledge and experience as he represented these brands while working at the previous distributor, Onkyo USA. “Keith Haas has done an excellent job in representing Esoteric in the United States and will immediately be able to leverage his expertise with the full weight and support of 11TC and the Premium Audio Company.” said Joe Petrillo, VP of Sales for 11 Trading Company.
About 11 Trading Company
Established in 2020, 11 Trading Company offers a curated assortment of advanced technology entertainment solutions that deliver uncompromising home entertainment experiences. 11 Trading Company’s product portfolio included some of the most revered brands in the consumer electronics industry, such as Onkyo, Integra, Pioneer, Pioneer Elite, Magnat and Heco. 11 Trading Company is a subsidiary of Premium Audio Company, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of VOXX International Corporation (NASDAQ: VOXX).
About Teac Corporation
TEAC is a company with a long history of developing, manufacturing, and marketing proprietary hardware and software products for recording and playback. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Teac manufactures several internationally recognized brands including TASCAM (pro-audio), Esoteric (high-end consumer audio), and TEAC (consumer audio and information systems for healthcare, defense, and airline industries).