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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

HARMAN TAKES VOH MUSIC ONE THEATRE INTO THE 21ST CENTURY

HARMAN TAKES VOH MUSIC ONE THEATRE INTO THE 21ST CENTURY

Ba Sao Investment recently installed a state-of-the-art audio system by Harman Professional Solutions at VOH Music One Theatre. The Voice Of Ho Chi Minh City’s People (VOH) is the official radio station of Ho Chi Minh City. For over 40 years, the radio station has hosted program broadcasts and live performances from its VOH Music
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March 29, 2018 News

HARMAN INTRODUCES AMX ACENDO VIBE

HARMAN INTRODUCES AMX ACENDO VIBE

Harman announces AMX Acendo Vibe, a new line of premium conferencing sound bars designed to maximise productivity and collaboration in huddle spaces and smaller meeting environments. With a powerful feature set that includes JBL speakers, far-field microphones, a wide-angle camera and a modern office design aesthetic, Acendo Vibe harnesses Harman’s deep history and expertise in
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February 26, 2018 News

JBL VLA COMPACT LINE ARRAY

JBL VLA COMPACT LINE ARRAY

Harman Pro introduced the new JBL Professional VLA Compact Series line array solution on Stand 1-F10 at the ISE Show. The VLA Compact Series offers the same performance as the VLA Series long-throw line arrays in a more compact, outdoor-ready solution for use in a number of scenarios, from small- to mid-sized stadiums and arenas
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February 8, 2018 News

JANDS SIGNS ON L-ACOUSTICS DISTRIBUTION

JANDS SIGNS ON L-ACOUSTICS DISTRIBUTION

In December 2017, Jands announced it was cutting ties with all Harman brands in its distribution portfolio effective February 1st 2018. The list of brands, some of which have dwelt in the Jands house for quite some time, includes names like JBL, Soundcraft, dbx, Lexicon and more. Yesterday, Jands made a new announcement stating its
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January 12, 2018 Industry

HARMAN AUSTRALIAN DISTRIBUTION SHAKE-UP

HARMAN AUSTRALIAN DISTRIBUTION SHAKE-UP

Harman Professional Solutions has consolidated distribution of AKG, BSS, Crown, dbx, Lexicon, JBL and Soundcraft solutions in Australia by strengthening ties with longtime distribution partners AV Technology (avt) and CMI Music & Audio. Building on 25 years of experience representing AMX audio video control systems, avt will expand its portfolio to include the complete Harman
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December 8, 2017 Industry

650 LAYOFFS AT HARMAN

650 LAYOFFS AT HARMAN

Not long after its $8b acquisition by Samsung, Harman has announced 650 job cuts across its pro audio, video, lighting, and control system brands over the next nine to 12 months. Brands affected by the cuts include AKG, AMX, BSS, Crown, dbx, DigiTech, JBL, IDX, Martin, Soundcraft, Studer, and SVSI. The layoffs are accompanied by a
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September 15, 2017 News

HARMAN AT VIETNAM’S CAPELLA GALLERY HALL

HARMAN AT VIETNAM’S CAPELLA GALLERY HALL

Opened in November 2016, the Capella Gallery Hall is an upscale convention centre in downtown Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Featuring striking modern architecture and gorgeous interior design, the multifunctional space hosts a wide variety of events, ranging from luxurious weddings and private parties to international business conferences and industry conventions. The Capella Gallery Hall
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July 27, 2017 News

THE HARMAN EXPERIENCE

THE HARMAN EXPERIENCE

Harman has consolidated its regional offices into one Singapore HQ. Pride of place is the Harman Professional Customer Experience Centre. We take a tour. Text:/ Christopher Holder The aircraft carrier is definitely turning round. As you might imagine for a company with around a US$7b annual turnover and 29,000 employees worldwide, it’s not a quick
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May 26, 2017 Projects

SAMSUNG ACQUIRES HARMAN

SAMSUNG ACQUIRES HARMAN

Samsung Electronics and Harman International Industries, Incorporated today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Samsung will acquire HARMAN for $112.00 per share in cash, or total equity value of approximately $8.0 billion.  Upon closing, the transaction will immediately give Samsung a significant presence in the large and rapidly growing market
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November 15, 2016 Companies, Industry, News