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McIntosh Group Acquired by Highlander Partners

Dalla USA-based private investment firm Highlander Partners has announced its acquisition of the McIntosh Group, a portfolio including McIntosh, Wadia, Sumiko and Sonus Faber.

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Ruark Audio Expands Southend-on-Sea Headquarters

Ruark has invested in a significantly enhanced office space, a doubling of warehouse capacity, a new R&D centre with a listening room, and an in-house photographic studio.

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Legendary Loudspeaker Designer Andrew Jones Joins MoFi Electronics

MoFi Electronics, the sister company to audiophile record label Mobile FidelitySound Lab (MoFi), has announced Andrew Jones has joined the company as Chief Loudspeaker Designer.

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Warehouse Break-in at Campfire Audio, Portland

The highly respected IEM manufacturer based out of Oregon, Campfire Audio, has unfortunately experienced a warehouse break-in overnight.

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Momentum Continues for Fidelity Imports with Appointment of Bob Weissburg

Fidelity Imports has recently carved out a dominant and sought after place in the US market for distribution. This momentum seems set to continue with Bob Weissburg appointed as Director of Business Development.

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Fidelity Imports brings Michell Engineering back to U.S. Market

Thanks to Fidelity Imports, British Turntable manufacturer Michell Engineering has found a new home in the U.S.

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Sound United Acquired by Medical Technology Company

Leading global medical technology company Masimo, known for developing, manufacturing, and marketing various noninvasive monitoring technologies for hospital and home settings, has acquired Sound United.

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AKM Resumes Production With New VELVET SOUND Branding Following Factory Fire

The factory fire that devastated the Japanese AKM factory in October 2020, halting production and crippling the global supply of its DAC and ADC chips across multiple industries, now shows signs of promise.

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Unison Research and Opera Loudspeakers Appoints Fidelity Imports for US Distribution

Two prestigious Italian specialist brands founded in the late 80s, Unison Research and Opera Loudspeakers, have found a new home in the USA with Fidelity Imports.

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De Santi Woodworking Factory Brought Under Sonus faber

Sonus faber's near four-decade partnership with De Santi woodworking factory brings it in-house

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Fidelity Imports Expands Team after Strong Sales Growth

Fidelity Imports is an importer and distributor of some of the world's finest audio products. Thanks to recent sales growth and with the addition of new product lines, they've announced a new addition to the team.

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AXPONA Rescheduled to April 22-24, 2022

AXPONA announced today that the show originally scheduled for October this year has been postponed to April 2022.

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CEDIA Expo 2021 in doubt after more withdrawls

Last week we wrote of the first exhibitor withdrawals from the upcoming CEDIA Expo 2021, which included premier brands including Savant, Sony, Samsung, Sonos, Snap One, and Sound United.

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Mike Perez Joins StereoNET North America Team

StereoNET is pleased to welcome Mike Perez as the first appointment to our team for the newly established StereoNET North America region.

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Succession of Exhibitors pulling out of CEDIA Expo 2021

Not the good news story our industry could do with, but as industry members around the world would typically be finalizing travel plans and gearing up to head to the CEDIA Expo around now, COVID has again thrown a spanner in the works.

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Goldring Cartridges Finds New US Home at Fidelity Imports

US-based Fidelity Imports has been appointed as the exclusive US distributor for phono cartridge and record care brand Goldring.

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Onkyo Sale to Joint Venture between VOXX and Sharp Corporation Complete

VOXX International Corporation has announced this morning that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Premium Audio Company, and Sharp Corporation have successfully entered into a joint venture to acquire certain assets of the audio/video business of Onkyo.

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