Swedish home-appliance maker Electrolux AB swung to a fourth-quarter profit as a recovery in its operations in Europe, Latin America and Asia offset higher costs in North America.
CEDIA this week announced a lineup of special events for this fall's CEDIA Expo, which is set to take place this Sept. 10-12 in Denver.
The first Apple Store in Latin America officially opened on the eve.
Sony's PlayStation 4 console sold more than one million units on its first 24 hours on Friday, Sony announced over the weekend.
Integra has partnered with Esoteric for the distribution of the Esoteric brand. Integra will be the exclusive distributor for Esoteric in the United States, Canada and Latin America starting on October 1, 2013.
Mooresville-based Lowe's Inc. said Thursday that it's hired a Husqvarna executive as its new chief merchandising officer.
Michael Jones was president of Husqvarna North and Latin America, and before that worked for General Electric. As chief merchandising officer for Lowe's, he'll report to chief customer officer Gregory Bridgeford.
"Mike has extensive experience with consumer products in categories relevant to the home improvement business, with both Husqvarna and GE including appliances, outdoor power equipment and lighting categories," said Bridgeford, in a statement.