PEPPM National Purchasing Cooperative Awards 2NDGEAR a Three-Year Contract for Newline Interactive Displays and Video Conferencing Products

Pennsylvania contract provides educational institutions within participating US territories access to 2NDGEAR’s line of display equipment and video conferencing products from Newline Interactive

COSTA MESA, Calif., Feb. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 2NDGEAR, a subsidiary of Insight Investments, LLC, today announced that it has been awarded a new PEPPM product line contract for interactive displays and video conferencing products from Newline Interactive. The contract gives schools and libraries in PEPPM territories across the US preferred access to Newline’s products from 2NDGEAR through January 2021.

As a Newline Interactive Valued Partner, 2NDGEAR offers the company’s line of displays and video conferencing products which includes several models of interactive touchscreen solutions that enable schools to increase learning through classroom collaboration. Newline offers the lowest total cost of ownership of all interactive displays on the market and comes preloaded with license free applications and complimentary training and tutorials. All Newline displays are ensured to be energy star certified.

“We partnered with Newline in 2017 and have a deep understanding of their products and a great relationship with the company,” said Frank Wiacek, President, 2NDGEAR. “We’ve worked with PEPPM for several years and are pleased to add this product line contract as it gives educational agencies the ability to quickly and confidently obtain the display and conferencing technology they need at very affordable rates.”

PEPPM is a technology bidding and purchasing program that is administered by the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit (CSIU). The CSIU staff solicits bids on popular lines of hardware, software, and services satisfying legal bid requirements. As an approved vendor in the PEPPM National Purchasing Cooperative program, 2NDGEAR offers Newline’s interactive displays and video conferencing solutions.

PEPPM bids on behalf of thousands of schools and government agencies which include public schools, vocational/technical schools, approved private schools, intermediate units, nonpublic schools, approved private schools, charter schools and community colleges. And, with vendor approval and permissible by statute, four-year colleges and universities, local and state governments and other non-profit agencies are eligible.

2NDGEAR is a strong fit for the PEPPM program as many organizations that participate require quality technology solutions at affordable rates. Working with 2NDGEAR through PEPPM, schools and other public entities are able to maximize their budgets while providing the ideal display and video conferencing technology for their organizations. 2NDGEAR’s successful history serving customers through PEPPM ensures that existing and new organizations receive an outstanding experience and great results.

2NDGEAR’s PEPPM contract number is 528897-177. For more information on the PEPPM National Purchasing Cooperative visit:

2NDGEAR, a subsidiary of Insight Investments, LLC, is a leading supplier of new, recertified and refurbished IT equipment and software from partners including Dell, HP, Lenovo, Microsoft, Adobe and more. Offering IT implementation and support services including data destruction, imaging, deployment, office technology relocation, asset liquidation and warehouse outsourcing, 2NDGEAR supports the entire IT lifecycle. An established company respected for its uncommon dedication to service, 2NDGEAR has served thousands of businesses and educational institutions across the U.S. For more information, visit

Christy Kemp