Data Display Systems, a custom integrator of video, audio, lighting, and provider of remote content management services to the POP market, has announced its acquisition of the assets associated with DUCO Technologies’ (“DUCO”) POP business. The acquisition brings together two leaders in the display industry and significantly strengthens Data Display’s product lineup and manufacturing capabilities, specifically within video and Android devices.
“As part of a dynamic and ever-evolving industry, we are excited to expand the solutions we can offer our customer base,” says Bob Gatta, CEO, DataDisplay. “By adding DUCO’s high-quality point-of-purchase products and factory-direct Asian manufacturing expertise to our already strong offerings, we can help to move the industry forward by creating new cost-effective experiences that captivate and engage customers.”
As part of the acquisition, all products currently in DUCO’s point-of-purchase product line will become part of Data Display and will continue to be produced by the same DUCO factory-direct manufacturer. Employees from DUCO will also join the Data Display team to ensure a seamless transition for customers. Acquired product lines include:
● LCD Media Players: Android HD Players, Non-Android Players, Budget-Friendly Players, InVision Media Players, Player Accessories, and Barcode Scanning
● Digital Audio Technologies: MP3 Audio Players, DUC-01 Audio Box, DUC-02 Slim-Line, Audio Box, Digital Brochure Module, Vacuum, Formed Housings, AD-Sellerators
● LED Lighting Solutions: 1-LED Flashers, Custom LED Circuit Boards and Harnesses, Star-Lite Expandable Lighting System, Flexible LED Strips
● Pricer Signs & LED/LCD Clocks: Pricer Signs, LED/LCD Clocks and Components, 7-Segment LED Clocks
“The combination of DUCO’s manufacturing, first-to-market solutions culture, and factory-direct management expertise, coupled with Data Display’s US-based engineering expertise and breadth of product offerings, is a true win for the industry,” says Howard Unger, president, DUCO. “We are confident that Data Display will continue to deliver the high-quality solutions our customers expect.”