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MTI Acoustics Expands
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MTI Acoustics Expands Again

Several retailers have entered the subwoofer enclosure market in recent years, but few have been as successful as...

New Alpine Modular Halo Subwoofer Enclosures
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Alpine Ships Halo Truck Enclosures

Alpine (Alps Alpine North America) is shipping two new dual 8-Inch Alpine Halo preloaded truck enclosures that easily...

Focal Stores
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First Focal by Naim Car Audio Shop

A number of specialized Focal branded home stores can be found around the country,  But the first of...

VP Exits ZZ-2
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VP Exits ZZ-2

Rich DeSclafani, VP of ZZ-2 in the US, announced he has parted ways with the company effective Friday....

Most Advanced Rear Seat Video
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Most Advanced Rear Seat System?

There are rear seat video systems and then there’s a 31-inch overhead due this year from BMW in...

Bose SeatCentric Technology
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Latest Bose Technology

Bose is getting ready to place its new “SeatCentric” audio systems in new cars, according to MotorTrend. With...

Chance of Recession
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Is a Recession Looming?

Leading banks and economists this month are forecasting the odds of recession over the next two years.  Some...

New Rydeen Blind Spot Detectors
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Unique Blind Spot Detector from Rydeen

Two new products from Rydeen are designed to solve the typical calibration headaches when installing blind spot detectors. ...

Gas Prices Update
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Gas Prices Impacting 12V Sales?

With gas prices soaring to $6.50 in California and topping $4 in many states, some retailers are seeing...

Soundstream, Power Acoustik Move to MAP Protection
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More Epsilon Brands Switch to MAP

As of June 1, all Epsilon Electronics' brands will now adhere to a Minimum Advertised Pricing (MAP) policy. ...

Andy-Wehmeyer on Apple lossless audio for car audio
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Andy W. Thanks Sidney Harman

We get accused of printing bad news, so we are taking the opportunity to reprint an uplifting story. ...

New Management at Kicker
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Two Management Changes at Kicker

Kicker officially announced the retirement of its long time Director of Global Marketing, Kevin Campbell this week. Campbell...

REmote Start Hit by 3G Shutoff
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Tens of Thousands of Remote Start Modules Bricked by 3G Shutoff

Tens of thousands of aftermarket remote-start-by-phone modules in the field ceased functioning in February, when AT&T cut off...

New 12V Products
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Mr Retail on New 12V Products

Mr Retail After what seems like an eternity, vendors are showing and delivering new products. For many of...

An Update on Sony Car Audio
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An Update on Sony Car Audio

At the GoFast Mobile Expo distributor show this week, Sony Head of Sales, Aftermarket Car Audio Rick Kojan...

12 Volt Sales Q1 2022
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Latest 12 Volt Sales Forecast

After double digit growth for the last two years, car audio sales for the first two months of...

12 Volt Product Briefs
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Quick Notes on New Products

New products have been hard to come by over the past two years, but here are some spot...

SkillsUSA Installer Program Wins Support
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Industry Rallies Around Installer Program

A nationwide contest for young 12 volt installers that we reported on earlier this month has raised well...

BOSS Audio Polaris Kit
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First UTV Kit From This Brand

BOSS Audio announced a new 5-speaker/source unit system for the Polaris RZR, marking its first UTV-specific audio kit....

AAMP Names Brown President
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AAMP Global Acquires AudioControl

Given today's antics, we will preface this by saying this report is not an April Fool's jest. AAMP...