Acoustic Research (AR) this week announced that it has begun shipping the new PW1000 Home Theater Power Station with SpeedPass. The product features what the company calls best-in-class 75dB of EMI/RFI filtering power conditioning and 6840 joules of surge protection.
Audiovox's accessories president, David Geise, talks to Stephen Silver about Audiovox's new products, including docking and charging stations and personal amplification devices.
Audiovox, in its CES press conference Wednesday, introduced a variety of charging and docking stations as well as a new product to assist the hearing-impaired.
Manufacturers and distributors talk up best-selling accessories.
Audiovox Corp. and subsidiary Audiovox Accessories are planning an array of product introductions this year that capitalize on what president Tom Malone characterized as consumer desire for ease of control of and access to content both on the go and in the home.
Making a big-screen TV sale is great. Dealing with the ever-decreasing margins is not. But the opportunity for bigger profit opportunities exists for retailers willing to look beyond the lone flat-panel sale, especially as the digital transition nears and more consumers look to make their biggest CE purchase in the last 10 years.