Tri-Ed/Northern Video buys SGI

Tri-Ed/Northern Video Distribution announced last week that it has acquired Security General International (SGI), a distributor of security products based in the southwestern U. S.

With the acquisition Tri-Ed/Northern Video continues to expand its North American footprint, adding 13 branch locations.

It will also establish a presence for the distributor in six new cities including; Fort Worth and McAllen, Texas; Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Okla.; Albuquerque, N.M.; and Orange, Calif.

"We are very excited about our expansion in the Southwest market, and serving our growing customer base there," said Pat Comunale, Tri-Ed / Northern Video president and CEO in a statement. "We welcome the entire SGI staff to the Tri-Ed / Northern Video team and look forward to meeting and exceeding the expectations of security professionals in our new locations."