Crutchfield Expands Into Canada

    Crossing Borders with a Broad Selection of Consumer Electronics &
Unrivalled Customer Service

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA., June 19 /CNW/ - Crutchfield, long regarded as one
of the most respected names in American consumer electronics retailing,
officially announced today its expansion into the Canadian market with a new
catalogue, online selection at, and helpful articles
and videos at

    Crutchfield brings more than 33 years of experience to Canada in helping
consumers choose, use and enjoy consumer electronics. The Crutchfield
catalogue and website are widely recognized as respected authorities on car
and home entertainment products - both have won multiple awards for quality,
design, and usefulness. currently includes more than 1,000 items, including
TVs, home audio/video products and accessories, and car audio/video gear.
Throughout 2007 and beyond, the company will be adding digital cameras,
personal audio and more to All prices are in Canadian
dollars and all products will ship directly from a warehouse in Mississauga,
Ontario (eliminating additional tariffs). Most orders will be processed in 1
to 2 days. All purchases will also be backed by Crutchfield's award-winning
customer service and free lifetime technical support.

    The CrutchfieldCanada website will feature the exclusive "Crutchfield Car
Selector" shopping tool, which lets users sort car stereos and speakers for
the best fit for their exact model car. The vehicle database includes more
than 10,000 makes and models, and covers the majority of all Canadian cars.
Canadian users can also research their purchases at an all-information
website,, which contains over 650 shopping guides,
explanatory technology articles, how-to videos, glossaries, answers to
frequently asked questions, and guides on installing products.

    "We are making a concerted effort to expand very carefully into the
Canadian market to ensure that we offer the same dedication and support we
have become known for over the past 33 years in the United States," said Bill
Crutchfield, founder and CEO.

    About Crutchfield Corporation

    Crutchfield Corporation, which celebrates its 33rd anniversary in 2007,
is an integrated marketer (catalogue, call centre, and Internet) of consumer
electronics products. Since its introduction in 1974, the Crutchfield
catalogue has been a respected authority on car and home entertainment
products, winning multiple awards for quality, design, and usefulness.
Crutchfield's Sales, Customer Service and Technical Advisors are noted for
their high integrity, product expertise, and technical support. They are
available by toll-free phone, e-mail, and live online chat. offers a convenient, full-service shopping destination
to buyers of car and home audio/video products. A complementary,
all-information website,, provides non-biased
information, expert reviews, how-to videos and installation guides about
electronics. Crutchfield was the first vendor-authorized audio/video retailer
on the Internet and has been recognized for call centre operation customer
satisfaction excellence under the J.D. Power and Associates Certified Call
Center Program(SM). It is also one of only two retailers to have won BizRate's
coveted "Circle of Excellence" award seven times.

For further information:

For further information: Get The Scoop, Inc. for Crutchfield Bridgette
King, 954-937-9616

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