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DBL Now Distributing Bell’O Mounts
May 22, 2008

DBL Distributing announced Wednesday that it has reached a distribution agreement with Bell’O, under which it will distribute products under Bell’O’s “TV Mounting Solutions For Dummies.” The deal is effective immediately. “With the addition of Bell’O mounting kits, consumers seeking alternatives to professional custom installation can enjoy a state of the art home theater with this ‘do-it-yourself’ alternative,” DBL senior vice president of merchandising Tim Coakley said in the company’s announcement. The products are available on DBL’s Web site at www.dbldistributing.com, and the Bell’O products are also included in DBL’s Spring Catalog. What do you think about this deal? Talk about it

Bell’O Swivel Top TV Stand
May 19, 2008

The FP-4820 is designed to mount your flat-panel TV on top of a pole with a swivel mount. It gives consumers the ability to showcase their TVs in a unique, suspended display and adjust the TV’s position to turn almost 360 degrees. It’s also perfect for small living spaces and hard-to-reach corners. The FP-4820 Swivel Top TV Stand’s dimensions are 32” W x 46 1/4” H x 23 5/8” D. It is constructed with high gloss, scratch resistant, powder-coated steel and black safety glass shelves and holds two or more audio/video components. Available now for $200 MSRP.

Bell’O Launches New Combo Unit
May 7, 2008

Bell’O has announced the release of a new home theater furniture furniture piece, called teh AVSC-2061E combo unit. The unit, which can hold up to six A/V components and can hold TVs up to 65”. The AVSC-2061E also includes Bell’O’s Cable Management System for hiding wires, and is decorated with an espresso-colored finish, as well as glass shelves. The unit, available now, carries a suggested retail price of $699.99. For more information on the product and others from the company, visit www.bello.com

Bell’o’s Frankel Dies
November 20, 2007

Longtime Bell’o employee Sam Frankel passed away in October, of natural causes, the company said. He was in his mid-80s. In an e-mail to Dealerscope, longtime Bell’O CEO Ed Stravitz described Frankel, who was involved in the electronic equipment business for over 50 years, as “one of the true pioneers of the industry.” Frankel started working at Bell’o in late 1989, shortly after the company’s founding, and worked the company’s very first CES in January of 1990. In 2005, Frankel officially retired after 16 years at Bell’o but continued to stay in contact with key personnel to see if he could be

Bell’O Hands Out First “Take a Bow, Take a Seat” Award
November 1, 2007

The songwriting team of Holland Dozier Holland has become the first recipient of Bell’O International’s new “Take a Bow, Take a Seat” award, designed to recognize artists whose work has contributed to the enjoyment of home theater. Bell’O President Marc Sculler was on hand to present the award to the Eddie Holland, Barbara Dozier and Brian Dozier, who wrote hits such as “(Love Is Like a) Heatwave” and “How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You)” which helped define the Motown sound. Holland Dozier Holland received their award just prior to the Rockers on Broadway: Salutes Motown industry benefit on October

Bell’O Adds Multiple Languages to Mounting Kit For Dummies
October 23, 2007

The high-end audio/video accessories provider Bell’O has introduced a new tool aimed at making TV wall-mounting easier: a new instructional manual, with DVD concluded, called Wall Mounting Kits For Dummies. The manual, as well as the DVD and mounting templates themselves, are available in three languages (English, French and Spanish) , The guides, sold along with the mount kits themselves, are available at Amazon.com, Target.com, CircuitCity.com and several other retail outlets; they range in price from $24.95 to $249.95. The original Mounting Kit For Dummies book was introduced in April. It is part of John Wiley & Sons’ popular “...For Dummies” series

Bell’O’s FP-4855
July 26, 2007

Contemporarily designed curved shelving, open architecture model that accommodates flat panel television sets up to 52 inches screen size or 125 lbs. Scratch resistant metal and tempered safety glass can hold four or more A/V accessories and a center channel speaker. Available soon for $349. www.bello.com

Bell’O FP-3230 stand
June 15, 2007

The glass shelving unit features atypical, leveled designs and rounded curves. It provides a u way to showcase a customer’s “toys”, including a flat panel TV up to to 30 inches. It’s available in silver and black finish, designed with powder-coated, scratch-resistant steel frame, space for four or more A/V components and a center channel speaker, cable management system to conceal wires, and provides ventilation to keep components cool. Available now for $199. www.bello.com

Bell’O TV Wall Mounting Kit For Dummies
April 26, 2007

The kit comes equipped with a professional-quality Bello’O mounting bracket, step-by-step installation DVD with instruction manual, an installation template and a complete hardware kit to make the job as simple as possible. The mount, designed with solid, heavy-gauged steel construction, includes tilt capabilities with a durable powder-coated black finish to accommodate a range of flat panel TVs. Available in the second quarter, pricing TBA. www.bello.com