JHS names Import Music as exclusive Latin America and Caribbean Islands distributor


JHS and Import Music have joined forces to distribute VintageEncore and Santos Martinez fretted instruments and Odyssey brasswind in the extended region of Mexico, Central America, Caribbean Islands and South America.

Import Music has developed a modern and unique wholesale distribution web based system which is successfully reaching dealers and consumers all over the region through a network of 25 websites. These individual territory websites provide product information, videos, pricing in local currency, inventory and account information as well stockist information.

“All of us at Import Music are very excited with this opportunity that will let us take advantage of our decades of expertise selling guitars. The Vintage brand of electric, bass, acoustic and electro acoustic guitars is so clever, well done and nicely priced, that it will make many musicians happy. It’s variety is fantastic covering all type of popular models. Encore, its younger brother, offers a selection of the best selling models at very affordable prices, so both brands together will satisfy all guitar and bass needs just when other leading brands seems to be falling in the market” says Alfredo Campanelli CEO of Import Music.

“Odyssey brass and woodwind offers beautiful instruments, from student entry level at very affordable prices all the way to professional instruments. We are very happy to be able to offer these great instruments. Finally, Santos Martinez offers an affordable but beautifully built classic and electro-acoustic nylon string guitars, at the price our region can afford.”

Adam Butterworth JHS Export Manager commented “This is a fantastic opportunity for our brands to be fully visible in some prominent export markets. Import Music go way back and have a great understanding of the industry. We’re extremely pleased to have them on board. With a growing demand for our Vintage, Encore, Santos Martinez and Odyssey brands, we’re all excited about working with Alfredo and his excellent team.”