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  1. Berkline closing their doors after 83 years.
  2. Milestone merges with Da-Lite
  3. Raw materials shortage reports from Japan disaster.
  4. Sony's Japan plants coming back on line.
  5. No more Flip video - too bad
  6. Sharp suspends part of their production in Japan for 3-4 weeks
  7. Competing reports blast and laud the consumer adoption of 3-D TVs.
  8. Sidney Harman, Industry Icon, Dies at 92
  9. Wal-Mart decides to reduce the size of their electronics display areas
  10. Silicon Image finalizes two strategic acquisitions
  11. Best Buy announces wireless stores, reducing their big box footprint
  12. ReQuest Patents
  13. Rockustics acquired by Induction Dynamics, PhaseTech, & SoundTube parent company
  14. Panasonic makes huge cuts.
  15. Tom Holman of THX and Audyssey fame joins Apple
  16. Coleman Cable acquires competing wire manufacturers
  17. Several articles regarding Google's Android @ Home & Tungsten announcements
  18. The How and Why of the Industry News section
  19. LeGrand buys Middle Atlantic
  20. Panasonic vows to diversify into renewable energy category
  21. Polk and Definitive Tech parent (DEI) in talks about selling the company
  22. Liberty AV Solutions acquires Intelix
  23. Pandora went public today
  24. Apple to produce televisions in 2011?
  25. Best Buy Launches Commercial Integration Business
  26. SonusFaber parent acquires US arm of Sumiko.
  27. Bob Weissburg steps down from D&M.
  28. Pay TV industry loses record number of subscribers
  29. Recent shakeups in the tablet PC market..
  30. Focal/JM-Lab and Naim Audio announce merger
  31. Steve Jobs resigns as Apple CEO
  32. Richard Glikes to leave HTSA
  33. CEA wants to standardize ultra-widescreen (21:9) TVs
  34. TruAudio to Eliminate Reps, Go Factory Direct
  35. RIP Robert Fowkes of HTF
  36. Sony recalls 1.6 million 40" LCD flat panel sets
  37. HTSA chooses Bob Hana for Director's position
  38. Apple open sources it ALAC format
  39. Adobe throws in towel to Apple in FLASH war
  40. StJohn Group closing import/distribution business
  41. Thailand flooding impacts global hard drive availability
  42. Utz Baldwin and CEDIA part ways.
  43. RIP William Z. Johnson, Founder and Chief Designer of Audio Research
  44. Peerless featured on CBS News
  45. Price Fixing -> Again!
  46. Televisions made in the USA!!
  47. Dish Network goes marsupial.
  48. Major video manufacturers work to put margin back into their product lines
  49. Sonance @ Magnolia
  50. Crestron opens new Experience Center in California
  51. VUDU / WalMart rolls out major cloud based movie storage program
  52. Jason Knott's article on internet sales tax collection
  53. Russound sells off Colorado vNet
  54. Nortek/Speakercraft pulls the plug on the NIRV multi-room and automation line
  55. Bang & Olufsen is returning to some specialist retailers
  56. Nortek aligns Panamax & Furman with Speakercraft/Proficient.
  57. Mark Terry leaves Nortek AVC Group
  58. Crestron Ethernet controlled displays
  59. Alan Hale from AutoPatch passed away
  60. CEDIA IP Party 2012
  61. CEDIA IP Party Prizes
  62. Canton breaks 30+ year relationship with Group Madsen, terminates all US reps.
  63. Panasonic closed china plants due to riots
  64. Richard Schulze's plan to take Best Buy private is still moving forward.
  65. Panasonic shows prototype 8K (33 megapixel) 145" plasma at CEATEC Japan
  66. Boxee TV: Boxee’s second set-top box is all about insane, unlimited cloud DVR
  67. SWAMP-24X8 Error Codes: DC Offset & Voltage
  68. Specialty Marketing Press Release: New warehouse in Fairfield New Jersey
  69. Vantage purchases NUVO
  70. Barco now controls ProjectionDesign Projectors.
  71. Nationwide Distribution Network Catalyst AV Inks Deals with Vanco, ICE Cable and PPC
  72. IC Realtime and Catalyst AV Ink National Distribution Deal
  73. IC Realtime Adds 20,000 Square Foot Integration Center to Florida Corporate Office
  74. Vivitek Projectors Now Available from Catalyst AV's 17 Distributor Locations
  75. URC training in Essington PA May15th 2013 sponsored by Specialty Marketing
  76. Specialty Marketing Vendor Day in Fairfield NJ April 17th 2013
  77. Streaming Media East-NYC area IP'rs...one of you guys need to attend & report back
  78. Las Vegas Architect Lecture Series Proves Great Opportunity to Make Business Contacts
  79. IC Realtime + Verizon Open Doors for Integrators to Earn Recurring Monthly Revenues
  80. Catalyst AV Distribution Network Now Offering Atlona Media Distribution Products
  81. Elan G training in Fredricksburg VA June 5th and 6th 2013- Larry Cramp to train
  82. IC Realtime Cited #1 Surveillance Company by CE Pro 100 Dealers
  83. CEDIA EXPO 2013 Registration is Open!
  84. Catalyst AV Distribution Network Selects Custom Partners, LLC for Metro-NY Territory
  85. Home Awareness and Energy Management Company enerG Launches at 2013 CEDIA Expo
  86. enerG Selects Catalyst AV Distributors to Market Home Awareness & Energy Mgmt System
  87. Seymour-Screen Excellence 4K A.T. Proj. Screen Takes Centerstage in 2 CEDIA Demos
  88. Nationwide Distribution Network Catalyst AV to Distribute TiVo in Custom Channel
  89. IC Realtime Embraces new UL Performance Testing Standard for Surveillance Cameras
  90. New Affordable CCTV Products Brand ClearView Powered by IC Realtime
  91. The Catalyst AV Distributor Near You is Now Stocking EnGenius Networking Products
  92. IC Realtime Displays Ferrari w/ integrated 720-degree camera @ April's ISC West Show
  93. IC Realtime Implements 10-year Product Warranty and Lifetime 7-Day/Week Support
  94. ClearView CCTV Surveillance Gets 7-Year Warranty & Lifetime 7-Day/Week Tech Support
  95. NEST is pulling the NEST PROTECT smoke alarm unit off the market temporarily
  96. Don't Miss May 13th & 14th Vendor Expo Held by Denver's HCA Distributing Company
  97. Custom Plus Distributing Opens Warehouse in San Jose, CA
  98. Attention Chicago Area Dealers: Don't Miss Allnet Distributing's May 1st Vendor Day
  99. Barrett's Design Ctr Outside Chicago Uses Seymour-Screen Excellence A.T. Screens
  100. New Catalog from ICE Cable Systems Provides Great Insight into Structured Wiring
  101. IC Realtime Ranks #1 IP Camera / Surveillance Brand in 2014 CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis
  102. Catalyst AV Distributors Now Selling APC by Schneider Electric Power Nationally
  103. Custom Plus Distributing Appoints Steven Ricks as Territory Sales Manager, San Jose
  104. Guest Post: Design a Future, Part One
  105. Don't Miss Custom Plus Distributing's San Jose Grand Opening Event August 19th
  106. Your Local Catalyst AV Distributor Now Sells Nest Thermostat & Smoke Detector
  107. Guest Post: Design a Future, Part Two-Business Models
  108. ICE Cable Systems Invests in Latest REELEX Cable Coiling Machine
  109. CEDIA Preview: Crestron
  110. CEDIA Preview: SupplyStream
  111. CEDIA Preview: Just Add Power
  112. CEDIA Preview: Denon, Marantz and Boston Acoustic products including HEOS™
  113. Custom Plus Distributing Announces Lou Judd as Sales Director
  114. CEDIA Preview: Draper
  115. CEDIA Preview: Autonomics
  116. Midwest Catalyst AV Member Company Allnet Distributing Sets Up Shop in Troy, Michigan
  117. How You Can Help CEDIA Train the Next Generation of Industry Professionals
  118. Boston-area Emerging Technologies / Home Awareness Expo Takes Place Oct. 15th & 16th
  119. Catalyst AV Distribution Network Now Selling Dropcam Pro
  120. HCA Distributing Expands into Salt Lake City, UT
  121. Vegas HD Tech Showcase Sponsored by Distributor AV Warehouse Set for Feb. 26/27
  122. REELEX Packaging Solutions Implements Anti-Counterfeit Campaign
  123. Aim High Audio’s 3rd Annual Big Show Dealer Event a Huge Success
  124. REELEX Signs Four Wire & Cable Companies as New Licensees 1H 2015
  125. Pioneer Music Company Opens Vast Shopping / Shipping Facility in Lenexa, Kansas
  126. Southeast Distributor AHA Opens Distribution Facility in Charlotte, NC
  127. Easy Access Distribution Hosts Sept. 23-24 Dealer Expo. Register Now!
  128. REELEX Packaging Joins CCCA in Fight Against Counterfeit Wire & Cable
  129. Rep Firm ProAct Hits $1Million w Séura; also named Dana Innovationw Rep of Year
  130. Rep Firm ProAct Hits $1Million w Séura; also named Dana Innovations Rep of Year
  131. 4x CEPro Quest for Quality Award Winner Allnet Distributing Sets-up Shop in Indy
  132. Triad and Auro's Message to ISE 2016 Attendees: Immersive Audio is Where It's At
  133. Attention Florida Dealers: AHA Distributing Moves into Boynton Beach
  134. Wayne Ortner Joins NuTech Group & Tech Source Distributors (Mid-Atlantic region)
  135. Reference Brand Seymour-Screen Excellence Appoints Dan Dullard as Operations Manager
  136. CEDIA Increases Training Offerings with Additional Full Day of Courses at CEDIA 2016
  137. CEDIA 2016 Registration Is Open
  138. Triad Speakers Selects ByDesign Vision & Sound Marketing to Rep Southern California
  139. Stewart Filmscreen Project Manager Turned Rep Nabs Seymour-Screen Excellence Line
  140. Seymour-Screen Excellence Takes CEDIA 2016 by Seige
  141. Ihij'si Race For Revenue, Margaritas & Retirement Kicks Off The First Month With BBQ!
  142. OSAHA Updated Guidelines for Health and Safety Procedures.
  143. Triad Speakers Selects Midwest Territory Independent Rep Firm Digital Sales Group
  144. Triad Speakers Appoints John Curtiss as New Midwest Independent Sales Representative
  145. Triad Speakers and StormAudio Collide for Explosive Immersive Audio Demos at ISE 2017
  146. Ihiji Announces New Vendor Insights Program (VIP) and Remote Monitoring Protocols
  147. Don't Miss These Videos of Triad Speakers Previewing New Products at ISE 2017
  148. David Bailey Makes Triumphant Return to Triad Speakers, Inc.
  149. Announcing the Launch of New England's Newest Distribution Co. and Rep Firm
  150. Todd Sutherland Now Repping Seymour-Screen Excellence in So.Cal & Hawaii
  151. Luxury Immersive Hardware Brand StormAudio Under New Ownership
  152. Wolf Cinema, Seymour-Screen Excellence, Dynaudio, AudioControl Demo UHD/4K @ CES
  153. Immersive Hardware Co. StormAudio Appoints Brad Paulsen US National Sales Manager
  154. Muto Communications Selected as PR Agency-of-Record by Atlantic Technology
  156. StormAudio Adds 20-Channel Immersive Processor, 9.1.6 Native Processing, More to Line
  157. UK-Based Screen Excellence Grows Audio Excellence Brand in US, Appoints First Reps
  158. High-End Immersive Hardware Brand StormAudio Beefs-Up Tech Support for Dealers
  159. Premium Wire & Cable Brand ICE Cable Systems Rolls-Out Direct Dealer Program
  161. StormAudio Descends Upon CEDIA Expo 2018 with Renewed Force
  162. Former Klipsch Pres. David P. Kelley Relaunches Famed KLH Brand with Big Surprises
  164. Gatecrasher1 Storms Atlanta, Georgia Tech Summit Oct. 30
  165. StormAudio Says Anthony Grimani / PMI and Domotz Elevate Installs of its Gear
  166. StormAudio Recruits Ex-Wisdom Audio Sales Manager Gary Blouse to Drive US Effort
  167. Great News for So. Cal. Dealers! Simon Spears Joins Randy Wilson at I Rep Green
  168. High-End Cinema Brands Seymour-Screen Excellence & Audio Excellence Appoint More Reps
  169. High-end Immersive Processor Brand StormAudio Joins Azione Unlimited Buying Group
  170. Wolf Cinema, Seymour-Screen Excellence, Dynaudio, AudioControl Plan Big 2019 CES Demo
  171. Luxury Immersive Hardware Brand StormAudio to Show Strongly at ISE in Amsterdam
  172. Wolf Cinema to Show Stunning 8K Front Projection Package at ISE 2019
  173. Seymour-Screen Excellence Shows Audiophile Film Screen at AXPONA 2019
  174. Phoenix Marketing Group Appointed to Rep KLH Audio Line in Florida and Southeast
  175. Chris Gilray's New Rep Firm 'Phoenix' Expands into FL w/ top CEDIA Channel Offerings
  176. Invisible Speaker Co. Amina Technologies Deepens Commitment to North America
  177. Audio Excellence Home Cinema System Demo'd w Seymour-Screen Excellence at CEDIA Expo
  178. Seymour-Screen Excellence Nails it at 2019 CEDIA Expo