Former Onkyo VP Ishii Dies
February 4, 2015

Toshinori "Tom" Ishii, a longtime executive at Onkyo who most recently served as executive vice president, died on Jan. 29 after a short illness. He was 72 years old.

Pioneer, Onkyo Update Tie-Up
November 7, 2014

Pioneer and Onkyo have announced the latest update to their corporate tie-up, which was first announced in June and revised in September. The two companies will "maximize the business synergy while maintaining their respective brands and will continue introducing new ways to enjoy music and launching new products into the market that would further enhance…

Onkyo 2014 Models Get Spotify Connect
November 4, 2014

Onkyo has released a free firmware update to enable Spotify Connect on 2014-model network-ready Onkyo A/V receivers, controllers, and HTiB packages.

A Renewed Electronics Expo to Add A Store in N.J.
October 30, 2014

New Jersey retailer Electronics Expo, having regained its financial footing, will open an additional high-end-brand-populated store next month in the same Union, N.J. 10,800-square-foot facility that had originally housed the chain’s second store, Leon Temiz, its CEO, told Dealerscope Thursday.  The store currently operates out of a single, 19,000-square-foot facility in Wayne, N.J; the new store will hold a soft opening Nov. 6 for the vendor community and then officially open on Nov. 10.

Best Buy to Feature Dolby Atmos in Magnolia
October 26, 2014

Best Buy said over the weekend that it will showcase the new Dolby Atmos audio technology in 400 select Magnolia locations at Best Buy stores. Best Buy and Magnolia are offering products featuring the technology from Pioneer Elite, Marantz, Denon In-Command, Yamaha Aventage, Definitive Technology and Onkyo. See a store locator for participating locations here.

Capitol Learning Institute Set For Next Week
October 8, 2014

Capitol announced Thursday that it will host eight free training courses at its Eagan, MN, headquarters on Oct. 15 and 16, as part of the Capitol Learning Institute.

C.E.D. Readies Fall Ball
September 30, 2014

C.E.D. is planning a pair of "Fall Ball" events this October, a tradition celebrating its 15th year.

Onkyo's Dolby Atmos Update is Here
September 29, 2014

Onkyo announced Monday that the firmware update enabling upgrades to Dolby Atmos sound on its network A/V receivers is now available.

Pioneer to Sell DJ Business
September 16, 2014

Pioneer sold off another piece of itself Tuesday, announcing the sale of its disc jockey equipment division to KKR & Co. for the equivalent of about $550 million.