Lutron has acquired lighting and connected solutions manufacturer Ketra. The brand is best known for its Natural Light solution.
WAVE Electronics will open a facility in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Dec. 1, it's 10th location. The new facility, located at 6033 North 77th St. Suite A1, Scottsdale, AZ 85260, will "showcase an exclusive mix of products with equal focus on security and integration products, along with traditional audio video."
Distributor Audio America in October held a pair of dealer events in its territory, hosting day-long exhibitions in Jupiter, Fla. on the 18th and Marietta, Ga., a week later, on the 25th. The events drew more than 200 attendees each from across the company’s territory in the Southeast, as well as 40 vendors, CEO Jonathan Elster told Dealerscope.
Los Gatos, Calif.-based cyberManor on Sept. 25 will host a grand opening event for its Smart Home Experience Center.
CEDIA EXPO 2014 takes place Sept. 10 through 13 (with the show floor opening Sept. 11) at the Colorado Convention Center. EXPO is where attendees can see, touch and be changed by the products and emerging trends driving residential technology. This year’s EXPO serves as a launch pad for:
CEDIA Tuesday announced the 30 finalists for its annual Manufacturers Excellence Awards. Lutron Electronics led the pack with four nominated products, with Savant Systems, SnapAV and Sony Electronics notching three each.
Staples has announced a major expansion for its Staples Connect home and office automation platform. The concept will be expanded to 500 stores, while adding collaborations with Microsoft, Jawbone, and D-Link.
Tickets are still available for June's Women in CE Career Enhancement Forum, on June 24 at the Rubin Museum of Art in New York.
This June's Women in CE Career Enhancement Forum, on June 24 at the Rubin Museum of Art in New York, has an early bird deadline that was just extended to May 23.