We are a well established, authorized manufacturer / distributor of major brands of test equipment, interactive whiteboards, overhead projectors and educational technology products. Our primary business objective is to provide excellent service, technical support and competitive pricing on all our products.
Founded in 1969 as Shortess-Rawson Associates Inc., our primary business was technology education and test equipment sales. As Shortess-Rawson, we became a leading retailer in the test and measurement industry, proudly supplying companies like JVC, Sony and Panasonic with test equipment. In an attempt to provide our customers with better products and more options, we added additional interactive whiteboard lines like Polyvision, SoftBoards, MicroTouch, Numonics and more. Due to our relationship within the educational market place Shortess-Rawson was selected as a Smartboard distributor in 1997.
2000: Tequipment.NET was born as a way to incorporate an online presence to complement its already long established test and measurement business.
2003: Interworld Highway moved its operation from Hillside, NJ to Hazlet, NJ and began TechEDU.com, a division focused on emerging educational technologies.
2005: In order to help keep up with our continuous expansion, Interworld Highway moved again to Long Branch, New Jersey where we now occupy a newly renovated building with 10,000 sq. feet of space.
2007: We received recognition as one of the top 500 web retailers, as published in Internet Retailer, and we currently maintain that recognition.
2009: We received recognition as one of the 5000 fastest growing private companies as noted in Inc. 5000.
2011: We launched our Document Camera division. We carry over 20 brands of cameras that service various computer applications at competitive pricing. In addition, we received the Megger brand, ASD Performance award for our overall achievement in sales - a recognition we have received every year since 2007. Finally, in 2011 we incorporated our outside sales division for Touchboards (TB).
2012: Recognition as one of Internet Retailers Largest Retail Web Sites, our Touchboards.com division was featured in Profile Magazine.
2013: We started launching new features to help our customers find exactly what they are looking for faster. These updates also started our long term plan to improve the overall user experience. In addition, we started an outside sales division and increased our frequency of tradeshows and exhibits.
2014: Our office continued to expand and we improved internal team processes. New features were released including improved exclusive member programs to help our customers get the best price.
2015: Product offerings continued to grow with the addition of new lines. We hired more industry experts and customer service professionals to help our customers. We stand behind fully supporting our before and after purchase.
2016: Our order fulfillment practices improved and new warehouses were added to our network to deliver your items faster.
2017: The previous user experience, email campaign, technology stack and customer service practices were overhauled. We started A/B testing what we release and gained valuable data that allows us to personalize our customer's browsing and support experience. We also improved our video production department and customer feedback surveys. Our customers are our priority.
2018: This year will be a busy year for us as we continue to build and innovate in all areas of our company. We are planning on launching a mobile site and amazing new features our customers have requested / have been in our pipeline for some time. We are excited to make significant improvements this year.
Our family of companies have experienced significant growth over the past few years we currently have a team of 45+ employees to better assist our customers. We maintain a well stocked inventory area and produce over 40 million dollars in sales annually. In addition, our strong internet presence is complemented by our outside sales support team. We offer delivery services through a variety of nationwide carriers, transporters. Lastly, you can find us at major regional and national trade shows such as: ISTE, NJSBA, GLOBALCON, ISTE, PETE&C AND NYSCATE, to name a few. We understand the importance of connecting our customers with the friendly faces that represent our company.