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NEW PRODUCTS FROM ATLONA AT ISE

NEW PRODUCTS FROM ATLONA AT ISE

Atlona, a Panduit company will head to the ISE 2019 exhibition with a host of new releases, including three new modules for their OMEGA Series of switching, extension, and video processing solutions and a small-format 1×2 HDMI to HDBaseT distribution amplifier. It also announces a partnership with Josh.ai for voice-controlled distribution AV, new OmniStream firmware
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February 7, 2019 News

DIGICO IMMERSES WITH KLANG:TECHNOLOGIES

DIGICO IMMERSES WITH KLANG:TECHNOLOGIES

Digico has acquired Klang:technologies as a key new addition to the Audiotonix family that already includes leading audio brands Allen & Heath, Calrec, DiGiGrid, Solid State Logic and Digico. The deal, which was concluded last week, further brings together some of the most influential and innovative brands within the pro audio industry. James Gordon CEO
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December 18, 2018 News

RCF GROUP ACQUIRES DPA MICROPHONES

RCF GROUP ACQUIRES DPA MICROPHONES

Just a few months after buying US loudspeaker company EAW, RCF Group has now acquired DPA Microphones from The Riverside Company. With its HQ in Italy and branches in the US and across Europe, RCF Group is home to the RCF brand, AEB Industriale (dBTechnologies), EAW and now DPA. More than 80% of the group’s
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December 12, 2018 Industry

SPITFIRE CREATIVE TECHNOLOGIES ACQUIRES GREEN HIPPO LTD

SPITFIRE CREATIVE TECHNOLOGIES ACQUIRES GREEN HIPPO LTD

Spitfire Creative Technologies, the parent company of tvONE and Magenta Research, has acquired Green Hippo, a developer and manufacturer of media servers and digital display products with offices in the UK and the US. The strategic move further expands Spitfire’s reach across commercial integration, live events and creative video technology. Emma Marlow, CEO of Green
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October 5, 2018 Industry

PLANTRONICS BUYS POLYCOM FOR $2B

PLANTRONICS BUYS POLYCOM FOR $2B

Plantronics has announced its complete acquisition of Polycom for $2b. The acquisition of Polycom will accelerate and expand Plantronics’ vision and enable it to deliver the broadest portfolio of end points in the Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) ecosystem. “We are pleased that Plantronics and Polycom are moving ahead as one company focused on putting
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July 4, 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

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

PROTEC BEGINS OPERATIONS IN BIRMINGHAM

PROTEC BEGINS OPERATIONS IN BIRMINGHAM

As New Year announcements in the events industry go, one that will certainly shake things up in the UK and Europe is Protec’s latest statement. Having established itself as a global powerhouse in staging and event technology services, the Dubai headquartered company is now strengthening its presence in the UK with its acquisition of Birmingham
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January 22, 2018 Industry

INPUT MEDIA LAUNCHES IN AUSTRALIA

INPUT MEDIA LAUNCHES IN AUSTRALIA

Within months of launching, Input Media in Australia has secured its first contracts with both Cricket Australia and the National Basketball League for live streaming and broadcast solutions. Input Media was acquired by GMG, owners of Gearhouse Broadcast and Hyperactive Broadcast, in June. The launch of Input Media Australia has followed that acquisition and is
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November 21, 2017 News

MIDWICH GROUP CONTINUES TO GROW

MIDWICH GROUP CONTINUES TO GROW

Midwich, a specialist audiovisual and document solutions distributor to the trade market with operations in the UK and Ireland, France, Germany, Iberia and Australasia, is pleased to announce it has acquired a majority stake in Gebroeders van Domburg B.V. (‘van Domburg’ or the ‘Company’), a specialist distributor of audiovisual and lighting solutions in the Netherlands.
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September 8, 2017 News