It’s Never Been Easier for Canadians to Get a Connected Home
August 23, 2013
IRVINE, Calif. - Insteon, manufacturers of the best-selling home automation and control technology, today announced the availability of Insteon products in Canada’s largest consumer electronics retailers and etailers, Best Buy and Future Shop.
“Our Home Automation category is quickly gaining in popularity – customers love how products like Insteon's line simplifies their lives inside their home or on-the-go wherever they are,” said Zayn Jaffer, Director of Home Theatre and Home Automation products, Best Buy Canada. “Insteon are leaders in the home control, do-it-yourself space. We’re thrilled to bring this technology to our Canadian consumers through our stores at Best Buy Canada and Future Shop and offering Insteon online.”
At the center of an Insteon system is the Hub which provides Android and iOS devices a way to communicate with the home. The system is designed for anyone to install and use. Applications include scheduling and controlling of lights, temperature as well as providing text alerts in the event of a water leak or smoke detection. Similar systems exist but often cost thousands of dollars, include lengthy contracts and monthly fees. Insteon’s starter kit is under $150 and can be set up in minutes.
“We are proud and excited to offer our products through Future Shop and Best Buy Canada” says Insteon CEO, Joe Dada. “They really understand the products they offer and their customers look to them for the latest and greatest tech products.”
Developed in Irvine, California, the award-winning Insteon remote control product line includes more than 200 devices, from lamp dimmers to thermostats and LED bulbs. Insteon delivers the fastest, most reliable wireless device communication in the industry with its innovative dual-band and simulcast mesh technology, creating the optimum platform for the coming Internet of Things. Insteon products are available throughout the U.S. and Canada as well as internationally. For more information about Insteon®, please visit www.insteon.com, or connect with Insteon on Facebook (www.facebook.com/insteon) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/insteon).
Isaac Sanz, 1-949-221-0037 x187