Tag: aftermarket

Harman
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Harman Intros Car-Specific Audio Systems for Aftermarket

Harman is launching during CES this week, new car-specific audio systems for the aftermarket. The first U.S. system...

car audio
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Car Audio: The Numbers Don’t Tell the Whole Story

Car audio and the many smaller categories that now fall under that heading can no longer be easily...

Goshers Blind spot detector
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A&E to Distribute Goshers Aftermarket Blind Spot Detector

VAN NUYS, CA-- Goshers, maker of the first aftermarket blind spot detector and A&E Distributing here, announced an...

Andy Wehmeyer
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Industry Veteran Leaves Harman Aftermarket Post

Andy Wehmeyer is leaving his post at Harman as Global Product Line Manager, Mobile Aftermarket, early this month....

Harman Infinity Car logo
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Update on Harman’s Aftermarket Retail Plans

We heard from Harman’s CEO last week, touting a new retrofit program to update older factory radios at...

Harman
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Harman Announces “Aftermarket” Factory Radio Upgrades

Harman said it will offer upgrade radio services for its 15 million OEM radios currently in cars on...

Chris Cook CES panel
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Cook Challenges Car Makers to Work With Aftermarket

At the Connect2Car seminar at CES, Chris Cook, President of the Mobile Electronics Retailers Assn. (MERA) called on...

CES Panel Aftermarket
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What Does Ford Think of the Aftermarket?

David McNamara was Infotainment Manager at Ford until 2006. He was also a panelist at CES for the seminar...

Alpine
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Alpine Car Aftermarket Sales up 9 Percent In North America

Corrected: Alpine Electronics announced its first half of the year results, claiming sales in the North American aftermarket...

Are Automakers Running the Aftermarket Off the Road?

This question is a question posed by the Consumer Electronics Association, as it’s the title of a seminar...

Audiovox Intros Aftermarket Seat Heaters at SEMA

Audiovox is entering the category of aftermarket seat heaters as a new profit category for retailers in colder...

Rockford Sales, Income Rises on Aftermarket

Rockford Corporation (ROFO) announced its sales and net income grew during the recent quarter ended June 30, 2012....

Aftermarket Kit with Siri “Eyes Free”

DICE (now Audiovox Driven by DICE) has added Siri capability to its MediaBridge car kits. By pressing the...

Car Audio Specialists Near ¼ of Aftermarket

The NPD Group was kind enough to provide us with additional market data on the car audio specialist....

Car Audio Speakers Buck the Trend

Car speakers are the only category that saw growth in car audio this year through April compared to...

“Death” of Car Radio Possible in 10 Years: Study

A new report by IMS Research finds that aftermarket car radio sales will be cut in half by...

Kenwood Puts Driver Assist on Roadmap

Kenwood may offer driver assist products in the future, joining other suppliers such as Mobileye, Alpine and Audiovox....

8 Reasons for Optimism on Car Audio in 2012

As the economy improves, we see more reasons to be optimistic about car audio in 2012. We’re not...

OE Integration Training at Spring Break Nationals

Car audio expert Todd Ramsey will hold a one-day training seminar on OEM integration on Sunday, March 25...

Car Audio January Results: NPD

January 2012 sales for aftermarket car audio, video and navigation took a downward turn, falling 14 percent in...