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DOW Adds Compusar Territory

logo-sq_dow-electronicsTAMPA, FL (09.11.2013) – DOW Electronics announced today that they have further expanded their partnership with Firstech, LLC. in the distribution of Compustar and iDatalink brand products, continuing the growth of their 12 Volt position. DOW Electronics will now distribute Compustar and iDatalink products to retailers in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee, continuing to build out their existing presence in the Southeast and their inroad into the 12 Volt industry.

“Our success as a distributor and the success of our customers is contingent upon vendor relationships that help move the 12 volt business forward,” stated John Yodzis, Executive Vice President of DOW Electronics. “Our continued relationship with Firstech, LLC allows our customers to stay at the forefront of integrated 12 volt technology.”

Firstech, LLC was started in 1998 to provide the most innovative aftermarket automotive technologies backed by unmatched customer service. The company’s primary focus is on remote start and security solutions for automobiles. Firstech, LLC strives to provide retailers with a competitive edge by initiating continuous evolution and development in both product innovation and customer satisfaction.

Mike Eckley

Mike Eckley

Strategic Sales Manager Mike Eckley notes the customer benefits of the expanded partnership. “Compustar is an award winning security brand that is designed to be installer friendly, yet has customer convenience in mind. The modular based products enable the customer to choose the system that best fits their needs, and the dealer to efficiently stock and install the product. The ease of adding exclusive accessories such as Drone Mobile, RPS Touch, or extended range remote kits to enhance your customer’s experience and fit any budget. Firstech has collaborated with Automotive Data Solutions (ADS) to create vehicle-specific T-harness “plug and play” solutions for installing remote start systems. These T-harness solutions have been designed to streamline installations and save both time and money. From innovation to customer satisfaction they are the #1 company in the industry.”

DOW Electronics will begin distributing these products in the expanded territory immediately. To learn more about DOW Electronics, Compustar or iDatalink, please visit,, or; or call 1-800-627-2900.