MAGNASPHERE named a vendor partner for Tri-Ed/Northern Video Distribution

Tri-Ed / Northern Video Distribution is pleased to add MAGNASPHERE to its extensive line of vendor partners. Founded in 2002, MAGNASPHERE provides superior performing magnetic contact sensor technology to the residential, commercial, and federal government security markets. Invented by Dr. Randall Woods, MAGNASPHERE represents the first significant improvement in magnetic switch and sensor technology since the introduction of the Reed switch in the 1930s. MAGNASPHERE’s patented, award-winning technology establishes new industry standards for high security contact performance and is an affordable and more effective alternative to Reed switch-based security contacts.

"We are very pleased to welcome MAGNASPHERE as a valued supplier partner," says Pat Comunale, President and Chief Operating Officer for Tri-Ed / Northern Video Distribution. "We’re delighted to be chosen as their distribution partner and look forward to bringing their technology to our customers."

As North America’s largest independent security distributor, Tri-Ed / Northern Video provides state-of-the-art solutions from the industry’s leading manufacturers of CCTV, IP, access control, fire, intrusion, sound, communications, structured cable, and home automation products. With 41 locations across the US and Canada, Tri-Ed/Northern Video offers customers personal customer service, ongoing technical systems support, flexible credit terms, next day shipping, purchasing rewards, and ongoing training programs. For more information please visit