Tag: MERA

A 12 Volt Tea Party: Commentary

I neither love nor hate the tea party. But I see it as a model that would help...

MERA Seminars at SBN Announced

If you missed the KnowledgeFest industry trade show in Dallas last fall, no worries, you can get a...

Hawaii: CEA and MERA Weigh In

The Consumer Electronics Assn. (CEA) said it is working with lobbyists in Hawaii to oppose a bill that...

MERA Seminars at SBN

Updated! The Northeast is under 4 feet of snow so, so it warms our socks to hear that...

GM Eye’s Netflix in the Car

Thought Pioneer and JVC are the only companies interested in streaming Netflix to a car monitor? Nope. General...

MERA Buys Mobile Electronics Magazine

The Mobile Electronics Retailers Association (MERA), a car stereo trade group, has purchased Mobile Electronics magazine and Hotwire...

MERA Offers Extended Warranty

The Mobile Electronics Retailers Association (MERA) launched a new extended warranty program to cover product, removal and re-installation...

KnowledgeFest 2011 Dates Set

The KnowledgeFest car electronics show sponsored by the Mobile Electronics Retailers Association (MERA) will be held next year...

New 12V Defective Product Proposal

Retailers have credit scores, how about defective product scores? To help lower the cost of handling defective product...

New Scholarship for Installers

A lucky installer new to the business may receive a scholarship to an certified installer school. At KnowledgeFest,...

K’Fest Attendees Get Buying Discounts

KnowledgeFest showgoers can get special purchase discounts from some of the vendors displaying at the car electronics tradeshow...

Installer-Only Day at KnowledgeFest

For one day, October 11, during the KnowledgeFest car stereo show, all retail installers will be offered free...

CEoutlook Daily at KnowledgeFest

We’re proud to announce that CEoutlook will issue an eDaily at the KnowledgeFest trade event to be held...

KnowledgeFest Updates

We’re going to KnowledgeFest next month and we bet there are good reasons for you to head to...

Pandora Headlines KnowledgeFest

Pandora will deliver a keynote address at the Knowledgefest car electronics trade gathering October 10-12 discussing the next...

ICE, MESA Ponder Smartphone/Apple Retail Deals

Here’s the new age of car electronics expediting: work out a deal with a local independent cellphone store...

MERA Pegs 5K Car AV Shops

Ever wondered how many car electronics specialty retailers are dotted across the country. The answer is officially 4,717...

Cook Replaces Vogel at MERA

Barry Vogel has resigned as a leader of MERA, (the Mobile Electronics Retailers Association) and will be replaced...

Car CD Fell 15% in 2009

If you sell car audio, last year probably hurt… a lot.  Recession was one more cold blast in...