tED Magazine is the voice for the top distributors in North America. From national chains to successful independents, tED is read by the top distribution companies in the industry. While targeted to the distributor salesperson, tED is also read by key executives. The publication is known for addressing the tough issues within the channel. If you have a message or product to get in front of the electrical channel, tED’s readers are the top performers and decision-makers you need to reach.


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  • Manufacturer marketing program roll-outs
  • Best practices of electrical distributors
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  • Economic outlooks
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If you’re a distributor and would like to receive a print edition, contact a member of the tED staff. To receive the free digital issue, look for “Current Issue” at the bottom of the tEDmag.com home page, or click here.


As a complementary product, tED magazine offers award-winning tEDmag.com to disseminate information immediately. tEDmag.com covers industry news as it breaks, current on all news and industry happenings.


lightEDmag.com is the next step in tED magazine’s effort to bring you the essential information you need about the constant changes in lighting for our supply chain. Directed toward our NAED distributor members and lighting manufacturers, lightED will provide you with daily news about lighting, along with analysis on the future of lighting and how it will be used and sold. Our team of journalists will find the best experts in selling and lighting management to provide you with a new way of thinking about the future of light.


tEDmag.com and lightEDmag.com publish daily e-newsletters to approximately 11,000 readers, keeping members and our supply chain updated on current events. tEDmag publishes e-newsletters Tuesday through Friday, and lightEDmag publishes e-newsletters Monday and Thursday. To subscribe to either or both of the free daily e-newsletters, fill out and submit this short form.

DistributED, by tED magazine

DistributED with tED magazine is an award-winning podcast that examines a number of important issues in our supply chain. It can be found by searching “DistributED with tED magazine” on all platforms, including SpotifyGoogle Podcasts, and Apple Podcasts.


The tEDTV website at tedtv.tedmag.com will bring you the latest videos from our member companies, NAED and tED magazine. Member companies can even submit their own videos.

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