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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

HARMAN OPENS SINGAPORE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE CENTRE

HARMAN OPENS SINGAPORE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE CENTRE

Harman has opened its new Customer Experience Centre in Singapore — an engagement initiative aimed at forging deeper connections with enterprise and entertainment industry customers worldwide. The Centre gives visitors specific insights into Harman Professional Solutions including its stable of brands such as JBL, Crown, Soundcraft, Studer, AKG, Martin, AMX, BSS, dbx, and Lexicon. Customers
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October 26, 2016 News

HARMAN AT INFOCOMM 2016

HARMAN AT INFOCOMM 2016

One of Harman’s product releases at InfoComm 2016 is the new seven-inch AMX N-Touch Panels — an update to the AMX N-Series. It brings a larger touch screen and improved hardware design. The panels are available in both tabletop and wall-mount options, and are based upon the Modero S Series hardware design, giving users a
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June 9, 2016 News

JBL CONTROL SB2210 DUAL 10-INCH SUB

JBL CONTROL SB2210 DUAL 10-INCH SUB

JBL comes out with yet another sub, this time a dual 10-inch model targeted to the installation market. The Control SB2210 packs high output into a small footprint, making it ideal for situations where space is short. “The JBL Control SB2210 is an update of our popular Control SB-210, offering a range of improvements all
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May 10, 2016 News

JBL INTRODUCES CONTROL 64P/T PENDANT LOUDSPEAKER

JBL INTRODUCES CONTROL 64P/T PENDANT LOUDSPEAKER

In a move to provide commercial systems integrators with greater versatility, JBL Professional introduces the JBL Control 64P/T — a full-range pendant loudspeaker in the JBL Control Contractor Series. It features a 30W transformer, so it can be operated at 8Ω or used on either 70V or 100V distributed lines. The JBL Control 64P/T features
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March 31, 2016 News