Elite Distributor Alliance will bolster nationwide availability of Clarion Marine source units, amplifiers, speakers, and accessories among 12-volt retailers specializing in marine.


MIRAMAR, Florida and SEATTLE, Washington – August 5, 2022 – JL Audio today announced the expansion of its distribution network for the Clarion Marine brand of products to include Elite Distributor Alliance (EDA).

Elite Distributor Alliance meeting with EDA and Clarion Marine Logos

“EDA brings a lot to the table. With twenty-five warehouses across the country, they can quickly put Clarion Marine products on retailer shelves, including same-day, or next-day delivery of products to 12- volt retailers covering 95 percent of the US population,” said Brian Power, vice president of U.S. retail sales, JL Audio. “We’re absolutely confident that our dealers are going to love the speed and convenience that EDA delivers.”

EDA will play an integral role in strengthening brand and distribution integrity, opening new opportunities with 12-volt retailers that specialize in marine products. This move reinforces the value of approved dealers, whose superior expertise, service and professional installation will help to deliver the best customer experience.

“Clarion Marine products offer tremendous value for marine and powersports customers. Combining a value-packed, newly refreshed product line backed by the brand’s reputation for excellent performance and quality with instant, nationwide availability makes for a winning strategy,” said Jim Warren, executive vice president, EDA. “Teaming up with Clarion Marine as a distribution partner validates the value proposition of EDA’s business model and the integrity of its members.”

Sporting a refreshed line consisting of new source units, remote controls, speakers, subwoofers and more, Clarion Marine has a solid reputation for innovation, durability, and reliability. Every Clarion Marine product undergoes extreme environmental testing to ensure it can withstand the rigors of the harsh marine environment season after season.

About Elite Distributor Alliance: Elite Distributor Alliance is a member owned buying group 100% committed to delivering high integrity, no compromise solutions for all dealers’ 12-volt needs. Find out more at www.elitedistributoralliance.com.