What 12-Volt Needs to Thrive
January 1, 2015

The SBN Expo's annual spring events will span March 20-23 and they will be held at the Ocean Center Arena in Daytona Beach, Fla.

Mobile Electronics and Revenew Team Up
November 24, 2014

The Mobile Electronics group- the successor to MERA- announced that it has partnered with Revenew, in order to provide group members with  access to Revenew on the group's TSS  point-of-sale (POS) system.

Knowledgefest Report
October 1, 2014

Knowledgesfest will be changing names next year. As for this year, there was a change of venue across town to the Hilton Anatole vs. the Gaylord Texan. I guess the only astonishing thing to mention about that is the amount of hotels in Texas that can swallow a show the size of Knowledgefest—complete with demo vehicles and soundboards—and still take on other conventions within the same venue.

MERA Consolidates Offerings Under "Mobile Electronics" Brand
August 15, 2014

MERA announced that its magazine, association trade show and its retail channel partnership program will all fall under the Mobile Electronics moniker. This also applies to MERA's software and service offerings, MAID Installation software and Fit Guide product/vehicle database. 

Kicker, SoundGate Join In Car Experts
May 8, 2014

The In Car Experts Group said this week that Stillwater Designs, the owner of the Kicker and SoundGate brands, has joined the group as a vendor partner.

CEA, MERA Backing CarTech Demo Days
May 6, 2014

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) and Mobile Electronics Retailers Association (MERA) are joining forces to support CarTech Demo Days. The events are set to take place May 16-18, at stores nationwide. 

MERA Acquires In Car Experts
February 20, 2014

The Mobile Electronics Retailers Association (MERA) announced Thursday that it has agreed to acquire In Car Experts (ICE.) The two groups had formed a partnership late last year.

MERA Seeks KnowledgeFest Speakers
February 7, 2014

MERA this week issued a call for speakers for this year's KnowledgeFest event. The event is set for August 16-19 at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas.