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MADISON TECHNOLOGIES TO DISTRIBUTE SHARP DISPLAYS

MADISON TECHNOLOGIES TO DISTRIBUTE SHARP DISPLAYS

Madison Technologies has announced the addition of Sharp Commercial Display Panels and Interactive Touch Displays to its expanded portfolio of professional and commercial AV solutions. Madison Technologies will be looking to build the brand across all vertical markets via the integration channel. Ken Kyle, General Manager of Broadcast & AV at Madison Technologies commented, “We
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July 4, 2018 Industry

JANDS NZ REBRANDS TO JPRO

JANDS NZ REBRANDS TO JPRO

Jands NZ has introduced a new brand identity and rebranded to JPRO. “One thing that’s constant in the vibrant audio industry is change,” says JPRO Managing Director Bruce Gray. “We are proud of our heritage. For 30 years Jands NZ has lead the way in New Zealand, supporting musicians, businesses and institutions with their commercial
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June 6, 2018 Industry

VISTA LIGHTING CONTROL RANGE ACQUIRED BY CHROMA-Q

VISTA LIGHTING CONTROL RANGE ACQUIRED BY CHROMA-Q

Jands announces that Chroma-Q has acquired the Vista lighting control product range. Jands has made a business decision to cease manufacturing the Vista lighting control product range. Recognising the potential for Vista lighting control systems in today’s market, Jands felt it was a logical move to have Chroma-Q take over the manufacturing of Vista lighting
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June 6, 2018 Industry

ITI-IMAGE GROUP DISTRIBUTES SCREENLINE

ITI-IMAGE GROUP DISTRIBUTES SCREENLINE

ITI-Image Group announces it will be distributing the Screenline projection screen range for Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and Japan. Screenline Srl, of Besenello in northern Italy is a renown projection screen manufacturer highly regarded in Europe. Screenline has not only developed a wide range of high quality motorised projections screens from home theatre to large
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May 28, 2018 Industry

JEFF BOLT MAKES BOSE PRO MOVE

JEFF BOLT MAKES BOSE PRO MOVE

Jeff Bolt has joined Bose Professional as its Regional Sales Manager, Australia and New Zealand, to lead the Pro ANZ team, based out of the Sydney sales office. Jeff joins Bose after a 30-year career at Jands where he held the position of National Sales Manager, overseeing sales and operations for a large portfolio of
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May 25, 2018 Industry, News

AVer Launches a New Range of Huddle Room Solutions

AVer Launches a New Range of Huddle Room Solutions

AVer Launches a New Range of Huddle Room Solutions AVer has quickly become a VC name to contend with. AVer reports a whopping 200% sales growth in 2017 for its USB conference cameras in the Australian market. Now AVer is launching new product for the huddle space. First up is the VB342, an all-in-one USB Ultra HD
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May 21, 2018 Industry

WHAT HARMAN DID NEXT

WHAT HARMAN DID NEXT

Harman Professional Solutions’ global tectonic shifts sends tremors through our region. We catch up with Asia Pac boss for an update. Interview:/ Christopher Holder It’s not the first product to combine Harman Professional Solutions — stable smarts but it most ably embodies the new corporate ethos. Acendo Vibe is ostensibly an AMX product but really
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April 13, 2018 Companies, Industry

IN THE PIPELINE: MEDIA IN A 4K WORLD

IN THE PIPELINE: MEDIA IN A 4K WORLD

Media in a 4K* World Text:/ Derek Powell The era of 4K* hardware is upon us. In the commercial audiovisual sphere, it is getting hard to buy a display screen, switcher or distribution system that is not 4K* rated. Every TV manufacturer is pushing Ultra High Definition (UHD) 4K* screens as the replacement for what
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April 13, 2018 Industry, Technology

HILLS FINDS A WAY

HILLS FINDS A WAY

Hills is reporting a solid first half performance in 2017/18, with revenues down a bit (from an underperforming antenna install business, according to the report) and costs down even further. Here’s what Hills had to say about its AV business: Hills Audio Visual (AV) business saw revenues decline slightly, but has maintained solid margins, limiting
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February 21, 2018 Industry

RIEDEL ACQUIRES ARCHWAVE & CYMATIC AUDIO

RIEDEL ACQUIRES ARCHWAVE & CYMATIC AUDIO

Riedel announces its acquisition of Swiss engineering pioneer Archwave. This new partnership will create a strong research and development hub in Zurich and increase Riedel’s global engineering team to over 100 engineers while expanding its R&D capabilities for IP and standards such as AES67, which will further boost interoperability in the broadcast world. Archwave is
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February 13, 2018 Industry, News