Gibson Brands, the company formerly known as Gibson Guitars, made a further move into the consumer electronics space, announcing at CES the arrival of its first headphone product, Trainer by Gibson.
Gibson Brands has made another consumer electronics acquisition, agreeing to buy Woox Innovations from Philips for $135 million and a brand license fee.
Paradigm Electronics, MartinLogan and Anthem announced Wednesday that Rocco Melchione has been named president and CEO of all three brands. Melchione is a veteran of Panasonic as well as Baldwin Piano Co., when the latter was integrated into Gibson.
The Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA) Association this week announced that Onkyo Corp., Gibson Brands and Dali are its latest members.
In order to reflect its move into the consumer electronics space, Gibson Guitars has changed its name to Gibson Brands.
Onkyo said this week that it will enter the headphone marketplace, with products introduced at International CES next month.