ELAN Home Systems announced Wednesday that it has launched a Dealer Demo system for showroom demonstrations. The system will be showcased at the EH Expo in Orlando next month.
Parrot, a manufacturer of wireless telephone accessories, is spreading its wings to expand Bluetooth wireless technologies beyond the headset. The Paris-based company, with U.S. headquarters in Austin, Texas, recently released several new Bluetooth-enabled products, including the Parrot Conference ($299 MSRP), a wireless teleconferencing system designed to work with mobile phones; the Sound System, made up of two wireless speakers that connect to a variety of devices including mobile phones, MP3 players, CD players and stereo systems; and the Photo Viewer 7-inch wireless digital frame “Bluetooth is not just about headsets any more,” said Parrot president and COO Edward Valdez. “It’s about multimedia
By Grant Clauser An hour's drive from Dealerscope's Philadelphia offices, a landmark sprawls across several acres of West Chester real estate. Visitors arrive daily in tour buses for a personal look at the retailer that reaches 75 million homes, as many as 5 million at any one time, with annual global sales exceed $2.9 billion. Since its launch in 1986, QVC has become a household name to many Americans, and the QVC business model has earned more than a passing glance by traditional retailers and product vendors alike. Under the roof of the vast complex, elaborate studio sets are assembled and disassembled