Retailer Pflanz Dies

Vance Pflanz, the founder of Pflanz Electronics in Iowa and a longtime fixture with CEA, BrandSource, and other industry associations, passed away last Thursday at the age of 75.

Pflanz had suffered a stroke earlier this month.

According to an obituary published in the Sioux City Journal, funeral services will take place 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel. His burial will take place in Belden, Neb.

The company Pflanz founded, Pflanz Electronics in Sioux City, Iowa, was the winner of a Dealerscope Retail Excellence Award in 2013. Pflanz had been in the industry since 1958, and founded his current business in 1978.

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