SOL Republic has begun taking web pre-orders today for its first portable wireless speaker: the DECK – which features new, enhanced capabilities co-developed with Google-owned Motorola Mobility that affect range operability and ease of connection to multiple source devices.
Sol Republic said this week that it has debuted the new Jax headphone products, which break the $40 price point barrier.
Headphone manufacturer SOL Republic announced at International CES Wednesday that it has formed a partnership with PRO Group. As part of the deal, the company's four models thus far will be available to PRO Group retailers.
Rancho Mirage, Calif.- The HTSA this coming year will establish a set of “Gold Standards” for its members, the group announced at its annual meeting here Thursday. These new standards will focus on the areas of Technology; including engineering, People; in the areas of employee recruiting and training, Marketing; in sales and customer service, and Finance; to develop sound business principles and improve vendor relationships. According to HTSA executive director Richard Glikes, this will be a year-long process. To segue into the “Gold Standard” discussions, HTSA members and vendors spent part of the morning listening to a presentation from the Luxury Institute’s Milton Pedraza.
Planar Systems Inc. introduced two new 15-inch touchscreen displays this week, the PT1520MU and the PT1510MX. The systems are designed for self-service and point of sale applications. To better accommodate the user, the PT1520MU comes with a deskstand that allows for 0º to 90º screen tilt. It also features a five-wire resistive touchscreen with USB touchscreen interface and a brightness of 350 cd/m². The PT151MX was designed with a lower price point in mind, and features a five-wire resistive touchscreen with dual serial RS-232/USB user interface. Chris Connery, vice president of market research for DisplaySearch, says,