NEWS-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NEWS - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
YALE LOCKS & HARDWARE ANNOUNCES
DISTRIBUTION PARTNERSHIP WITH ADI
North America’s Leading Wholesale Distributor of Security and Low-Voltage Products
To Offer Yale Real Living Locks
NEW HAVEN, CT January 8, 2013– Yale Locks & Hardware (www.yalelocks.com),
an ASSA ABLOY Group company and a world leader in door hardware for residential and
commercial applications, announced a new distribution partnership with ADI, North
America’s leading wholesale distributor of security and low-voltage products.
By virtue of this agreement, ADI will distribute the complete line of Yale Real Living™
locks, including both the keypad and touchscreen versions, as well as the new lever-lock
Yale Real Living locks will be on display at the 2013 International CES -- the
world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow -- January 8-11, in Las Vegas at
the Z-Wave booth (#20800).
The Yale Real Living access control solution is the first lock specifically designed to
seamlessly integrate into the digital home. The locks offer one-touch residential access
control of the home’s entryways and protected interior doors, even remotely via Internet.
Yale's new platform of intelligent locks supports both Z-Wave® and ZigBee®, allowing them
to integrate seamlessly into a wide range of home control and security systems, including
Honeywell’s Tuxedo security system, the Vera Z-Wave® home control system by Mi Casa
Verde, Alarm.com's emPower™, and Honeywell’s Lynx 5100 panel, among others.
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According to Jason Williams, “With their global distribution capabilities, ADI can help
to expand the reach of YRL locks, across borders and into new markets. Given the
increasing demand for the Yale Real Living lock, we needed a company like ADI to help us
meet our distribution challenges.”
ADI is a leading global wholesale distributor of security and low voltage products,
with over 200 branch locations in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, Europe, Australia and
India. ADI solutions include intrusion, fire, CCTV, IP solutions, access, power, A/V, network
systems, telephony, central vacuum, tools & hardware, and wire & cable. For more
information about ADI, visit http://www.adiglobal.com.
Yale Locks & Hardware has provided dependable security since 1840. Yale Locks &
Hardware is an ASSA ABLOY Group company with plant operations in Berlin, Connecticut.
The company offers a broad continuum of door hardware and locks including an extensive
range of residential hardware as well as a wide variety of mid-tier commercial products.
This includes an extensive range of cylindrical and mortise locks, exit devices, door closers,
electromechanical products and key systems, as well as windstorm certified hardware,
decorative levers, and photoluminescent and antimicrobial hardware coatings. For more
information visit www.yalerealliving.com.
About ASSA ABLOY
ASSA ABLOY is the global leader in door opening solutions, dedicated to satisfying
end-user demands for security, safety and convenience.