CEA Names New Board; Pidgeon is Chairman
October 1, 2014

As determined over the summer, Daniel Pidgeon of Starpower is the new chairman of the Consumer Electronics Association. The new executive board and board of industry leaders were elected Wednesday at the CEA Innovate! event in Arizona.

Sachs Departs Dual Electronics
May 22, 2013

Executive Ed Sachs will leave his position as vice president of sales for Dual Electronics at the end of this month, the company announced. 

P&G Appliance Volume Down, But Grooming Unit Sales Up 10%
November 5, 2011

The Procter & Gamble Company, delivered strong first quarter net sales growth of 9% to $21.9 billion. Organic sales, excluding the impact of acquisitions, divestitures, and foreign exchange, grew 4% behind higher volume and pricing. P&G said all six business segments were up versus the prior year.

"The first quarter was a good start to the fiscal year," said Chairman, President and CEO Bob McDonald. "We maintained strong top-line growth momentum in a difficult operating environment. We are well positioned - due to continued top-line strength, recently implemented price increases and our productivity improvement and cost savings efforts

Braun Announces 2012 Design Competition
October 14, 2011

Braun, the small appliances business of Proctor & Gamble, is now planning its 2012 BraunPrize product design competition, which seeks to highlight design concepts and ideas that lead to innovative, practical, beautiful, and intuitive product solutions tailored to everyday consumer needs. Aspiring design students, professionals, and enthusiasts from around the world should submit their entries by Mar. 31, 2012. The theme of the 2012 competition will be: “Genius design for a better everyday.” The theme is intended to emphasize the importance of industrial design and innovative, well-designed products that improve everyday life for consumers around the world. The BraunPrize

Specially Designed
August 1, 2011

As mobile electronics specialists, we tend to gravitate to high-end cars even though all of us may not own one. There is nothing like owning an Audi or Infiniti, even though we may be rocking a Vee-Dub or Nissan.