Surging Demand for Security Cams, Video Doorbells Shakes Up Market
March 4, 2020 at 8:50 am

Market revenue for DIY standalone network security cameras is expected to rise by 80 percent from 2019 through 2024. Worldwide revenue for such cameras, which represent a pillar of most smart home ecosystems, is set to soar to $3.6 billion in 2024, up from $2 billion in 2019.

Petra Partners with Hangman Products
August 20, 2015 at 11:34 am

Petra Industries has added Hangman Products to their audio/video mounts and accessories lineups. Hangman provides a variety of solutions for mounting on a stud or stud-less installations for consumers who wish to avoid wall damage.

The Best of the New
November 1, 2007

As director of purchasing at RCSExperience, it’s Anees Khan’s job to identify the best new companies making the best CE technology products that fit the lifestyles of his discerning New York City customers. This year, his job was difficult. “There are really no outstanding products here from a new company,” he said, after reading through a list of products the retailer carries. “It’s hard to entice customers without something out of the norm.” Kahn wasn’t the only one facing a hurdle. Dealers and analysts were hard pressed to name outstanding new or emerging companies and products in the CE retail space for the

Maxell’s Dual-Pronged Marketing Courts Youth Market with mtvU Sponsorship, ‘Blow Away Guy’
February 28, 2007

Maxell Corp. of America, which revived the iconographic “Blow Away Guy,” familiar to millions in the baby-boomer generation as a role model for cool, is simultaneously courting the other end of the age spectrum using that selfsame tool -- along with a new MTV sponsorship program designed to nurture budding filmmakers as it cements Maxell brand recognition among them. The company has just announced its official sponsorship, through the end of the school semester, of MTV’s Best Film On Campus (BFOC) online community Web site/video hub (, which provides aspiring school-age filmmakers a place