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For 30 years Anchor Audio's intelligible, reliable, and easy to use products have filled the world with sound.

Anchor continues to advance the technology and lead the industry in portable sound systems. Check out our new patent pending products, the Beacon Portable, Line Array and the PortaCom PRO Wireless Intercom System. Both are sure to carry on Anchor's long tradition of manufacturing high quality products. Our products are made in the USA and backed by a six year warranty. You're sure to find a sound system to fit your needs at Anchor.


Founded in 1994, Applied Magic Video Corp. is a San Diego-based company specializing in the development, licensing and marketing of powerful and intuitive solutions for professional video editors, event videographers and multimedia producers. The company manufactures and markets the proprietary, standalone, non-linear video editing system, ScreenPlay, and related software and hardware accessory products.


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Atlas Sound has been the leader in commercial sound since 1934 and has enjoyed a reputation for leadership in product innovation, wide product selection, and stability. These long-standing traditions will continue as Atlas Sound invests in new technologies and provides solutions to new industry challenges.

Atlas Sound manufactures communications products for the commercial, broadcast, industrial, institutional, security, custom installation (home), and music markets. Its catalog of products includes sound reinforcement systems; emergency communications systems; intercom/telecom products; residential infrared electronics; sound masking systems; IP addressable public address system technology, electronic equipment cabinetry; indoor/outdoor loudspeaker systems; microphone stands, speaker stands, and accessories.


AVerMedia USA

Since 1990, AVerMedia Technologies has been on the forefront of leading presentation and digital multimedia technology due to a simple ideology: to turn advanced technology into innovative and high-value products designed to meet the needs of education, corporate, government and home consumers worldwide. Focusing on digital video technology, AVerMedia has expanded its product development to include the latest in Document Camera/ Visual Presenter solutions, PC-to-TV Converters, Windows-Based and Standalone DVR surveillance solutions while continuing to excel in the development of time-tested multimedia products including TV Tuners and Video Capture products. AVerMedia's comprehensive and versatile product lines are designed to provide complete, yet easy-to-use solutions for beginning users to advanced presentation and multimedia experts.


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BALT has been the user's choice for space-saving versatile printer stands and adjustable ergonomic workstations serving the home, office, and educational markets. An unconditional quality guarantee, easy product assembly and competitive pricing have made BALT a pace setting leader in the office furniture industry. Balt's products include a wide variety of ergonomic computer workstations that can easily be arranged for office or classroom groupings and a great selection of computer and printer stands and A/V office and educational furniture.


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Historically, ethically, and artistically, Bretford has always been rooted in common sense. But truth be told, common sense isn't too common. It's the end result of thinking the unthought and doing the undone. Common sense means taking a stand for what is right, yet not being afraid to take a seat and listen. This has always been the Bretford approach. This will always be the Bretford approach.


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Califone® International, Inc. has been a leader since 1947 in the design, development and manufacturing of audio/visual and supplemental curriculum products for use in education and presentation settings. Simply stated, Califone is your powerful sound presentation solutions provider!


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Calypso Systems is a manufacturer of multimedia technology solutions for K-12 classrooms. Every aspect of our business, from component and system design to installation and service, is driven by our mission to help educators build, manage, and use 21st century classrooms that champion learning and enhance the teacher-student experience.


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Chief Manufacturing is a division of Milestone AV Technologies, a Duchossois Group Company. Chief has more than 30 years of proven product and service excellence in the Audio Visual industry, providing top quality mounting solutions for projectors, monitors, and flat panel TVs. Committed to responding to industry needs in Commercial, Residential and Workstation/IT markets, Chief is dedicated to producing solutions that packed with form, function, and flexibility.
Chief designs state-of-the-art mounting solutions that complement the technology they support. With hundreds product awards and patented designs, Chief is recognized as an industry leader, delivering products that are top quality, easy to install, and end-user friendly.
Our family of brands includes Chief, Sanus Systems, iC, Vuepoint and Simplicity. Combined, these brands help make Milestone the largest AV furniture and mount company across the globe. We’re proud of our leadership position and vow to do everything possible to continue delivering world-class products and the service to back it up.


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Manufacturer of projection screens for home theaters, projections rooms and almost any application.


Draper Inc. is headquartered in Spiceland , Indiana , a village of 800 people located 40 miles east of Indianapolis , Indiana .

The company was founded by Luther O. Draper in 1902 to manufacture window shades for schools, and that was Draper's primary product for the next 60 years.

In 1918 Mr. Draper was joined by his son-in-law, Elmer Pidgeon. Mr. Draper later became a prominent state politician and Elmer Pidgeon assumed management of the company in 1938.

Elmer Pidgeon's son, Luther, joined the firm in 1940 and became its President in 1960. He continued in that capacity until his death in July 2004.

In 1957 Luther Pidgeon secured a patent on an inexpensive classroom projection screen, marking Draper's entry into the screen business. Today, projection screens and related products are the largest component of Draper’s business.

Draper manufactured products closely related to projection screens include rear projection display systems, video projector mounts and lifts, plasma display mounts, presentation easels and communication support furniture.

In 1989 Draper introduced FlexShade Systems, a second line of window shades designed for the commercial market.

In 1994 Draper entered the gymnasium equipment market. Today, the company's gymnasium equipment products include basketball backstops, gym dividers, wall pads, volleyball equipment, batting cages and wrestling mat hoists.

In addition to its Spiceland , Indiana facilities, Draper has manufacturing operations in Malta , Ohio , and sales offices in Fullerton , California ; Blackwood, Gwent , United Kingdom ; China/Hong Kong; and Nacka , Sweden .

The company is owned and managed by the descendants of Luther O. Draper and has enjoyed steady growth for the past 100 years.

Draper products are shipped to dealers throughout the United States and more than 75 foreign countries.


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Established in 1987 as a division of Wiko Ltd, Dry-Lam has been committed to providing premium, high quality products for over 19 years. We stand behind everything we sell with a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Dry-Lam provides professional customer service and superior quality products.

Due to our vast inventory and extensive buying power, Dry-Lam offers tremendous value on products for the home, office and school including Dry-Lam line of lamination and dry-mounting supplies and equipment, Overhead projector, Fujipla Laminators, Cleanstar Microfiber Cleanings Cloths, and RainFresh Air Cleaners.


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Dukane Corporation is a diversified global manufacturer and marketer of advanced technology products. A privately held corporation for more than 80 years, Dukane is organized according to three divisions which offer such diverse products as audio visual presentation products, underwater location devices and ultrasonic thermal and friction assembly systems. Dukane’s principal manufacturing and distribution facility is located in the Chicago western suburb of St. Charles , Illinois .


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Eiki video / computer projectors are found in classrooms, training rooms, conference rooms, boardrooms, houses of worship, auditoriums, theaters, entertainment technology applications, digital signage installations ... anywhere high quality digital imaging is needed.


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Lamps are EiKO’s business. Since 1978 we’ve been providing only the best lighting in what has grown to include the automotive, industrial, electrical, electronic, audio/video, photographic and health care industries. Our company culture encourages our employees to take an active part in ensuring that our customers experience our motto “Selection. Solutions. Simplicity.” every time they interact. With offices located around the world, we sell our product to a global market through thousands of distributors.


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The company logo and brand message reflect the ELMO commitment to continuously improve technology, and to develop products that establish the standards now and into the future.

FOCUS ON THE FUTURE signals a fresh approach to meet the challenges the future will demand from technology. We will not rest on our laurels. Our past accomplishments will serve as a strong incentive to continue to lead our industry with innovative technology and products that will shape the future of security and communications.

ELMO COMPANY LTD. has built a strong brand image of 'Safety' and 'Trust' with excellence in our products for over 80 years. With our strong focus on the future we realize that it is highly important to strive to enhance both the value and competitive positioning of our products. Every aspect of our corporation is committed to our new focus. Our entire staff has embraced our focus on the future, and is dedicated to its success.


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Extron Electronics, headquartered in Anaheim , Calif. , is a leading manufacturer of professional A/V system products including computer-video interfaces, switchers, matrix switchers, distribution amplifiers, video scalers, scan converters, signal processing devices, Ethernet control interfaces, and high resolution cables. Our corporate philosophy is founded on three concepts: Service, Support, and Solutions - S3. By following this standard, Extron has become one of the leading providers of products and training to the professional A/V industry. Read more


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Hamilton Electronics has been servicing the Educational Market place since 1933. Hamilton is best known for a vast assortment of Listening centers, Educational headsets, PA systems and Cassette players. Recently Hamilton has received accolades for the first company to develop three different camera kits exclusively designed for kindergartners up to high school students. Hamilton prides itself on the development of products that fit the needs of an ever evolving market. They are committed to quality products at affordable pricing.


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Since its founding in 1910, Hitachi has acted from a corporate philosophy of contributing to society through technology. In the intervening years, the world and society have changed greatly, but we have never lost our pioneering spirit, based on the principles of harmony and sincerity.

Now, global change is becoming ever more dynamic. Our corporate statement "Inspire the Next" is a declaration of our vow that the Hitachi brand will continue to meet the expectations of our customers and society in this age of information, knowledge and the empowered consumer. This statement embodies Hitachi 's commitment to continue to inspire coming generations with the latest products, systems and services, for a more vibrant society. It is also an expression of our strong commitment to boldly face whatever new challenges the times bring us: whatever comes "Next."


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Liberty Wire and Cable is one of the most respected names in the AV products industry. Liberty can supply every AV install need from Bulk wire to Connectors to Plates and panels. Our newly expanded electronics offering gives the installer a true one stop shopping experience. Liberty has it all! Service, Selection, Value! Liberty AV Solutions.


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Having grown over 200 percent for the past three years, Lumens is the No. 1 market share leader in the document camera industry.. Lumens provides the most reliable line of visual presentation solutions to the K-12 and higher-education communities.

Lumens produces a full-line of optoelectronic products including digital document cameras, rear projection DLP display cubes for control room applications, and OEM branded HD scalers and switches.

Lumens has offices in Fremont, CA. and Hsinchu , Taiwan . Lumens is an ASUStek company.


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mimio is both the industry pioneer and market leader in digitally enabling the interactive potential of any ordinary whiteboard. Founded in 1997, mimio has rapidly emerged as the leader in the development of collaboration technologies that enable you to capture, manage and share ideas. mimio, mimio flipChart and mimio Xi have won more than 25 industry awards and are now standard tools in offices, conference rooms and classrooms around the world.
As of October 2006, mimio became part of Newell Rubbermaid, a global entity and a respected business leader.
At mimio, we understand that business is driven by the creative, productive use of technology. We also believe that the most expensive piece of technology is any tool that is not used to its fullest potential.
Whenever "Do not erase" is scrawled on a whiteboard, or dialog stops because people can't take notes fast enough - that's when vital knowledge, a key concept or an ideal solution may be lost forever.
Our goal is to increase your productivity and creativity through innovative collaboration technology, improving and streamlining the way you already work.


Navitar Machine Vision

Machine Vision Navitar is the leading supplier of optics, opto-mechanical sub-assemblies and opto-electronic system solutions for machine vision, automation, assembly, imaging, testing, measuring, and inspection. Our optical designs are involved in applications such as semiconductor metrology, electronic imaging, telecommunications, biometrics, photonics R&D, non-contact measurement, biotechnology and life science, and line scan/area scan processes. Staff, R&D, Sales and manufacturing facilities are located throughout the United States , Europe, the Middle East, and Asia .

Presentation Products Navitar produces projection lenses that help you overcome the limitations of standard LCD & DLP projectors. Our lenses let you place the projector almost anywhere while maintaining high quality images. Serving the church, home theatre, education, simulation, and digital display markets with offices worldwide.

Optical Coatings For over 30 years, Navitar Coating Labs (formerly GM Vacuum Coating) has been an industry leader in the optical thin films coating industry. It prides itself as being a "boutique" coating company that works to find the innovative and cost effective way to make our customers products perform better.


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Panasonic's vision of the digital future is driven by the needs and aspirations of our business customers and millions of consumers around the world who use our products every day. We share their dream to live a fuller life by providing ways of working smarter and enjoying the rewards of technological advances.

As we move forward together with our customers into the uncharted future of the 21st century with the prospect of future technologies and systems yet to be thought of, Panasonic's standards are still firmly grounded in the philosophy of company founder Konosuke Matsushita. He began our journey in 1918 by inventing a two-socket light fixture. Profound in its import yet elegantly simple, Konosuke Matsushita's breakthrough led to what is now one of the world's largest electronics companies. As he built Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd., he never lost sight of the importance of putting the needs of his customers and the public first.

Panasonic will continue its Customer First tradition of creating new products that resolve the challenges in business and personal life, helping us all enjoy more of what life has to offer. The name Panasonic is synonymous with innovation, quality, performance and ease of use. We look forward to a bright and shining technological future, and to playing a leading role in the digitally networked society, propelled by the creativity and dedication of our employees here and around the world.


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Peerless Industries, Inc., the leader in the audiovisual mounting industry for over 40 years, provides innovative mounting solutions that focus on quality, ease of installation and functionality while providing an aesthetically pleasing look and ultimately the best value. Peerless offers the most comprehensive line of video and audio mounts and installation accessories for residential and commercial markets. Peerless’ line of mounting equipment includes a broad selection of solutions for televisions and VCR’s, LCD and plasma screens, monitors, projectors, speakers and more.
Peerless mounting solutions help display technology users maximize investment with a comprehensive line of mounts and accessories. Functionality, safety, security and reliability bundled with an aesthetically pleasing design, and the Peerless peace-of-mind with every mount, provides an unbeatable value.


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Polycom provides the most lifelike experience for communication and remote meetings from anywhere to anywhere, instantly. Today, we are the sole provider of integrated, end-to-end unified collaboration solutions that help organizations meet both productivity and cost containment challenges.

By leveraging our leadership in all aspects of a face-to-face meeting that include hearing each other (audio), seeing each other (video) and showing each other things (content) Polycom makes meeting over distance just like being there. We enable rapid and collaborative decision-making, we shorten chains of communication over distance and we enable new innovative products and services. We are critical to companies and organizations trying to win in today's ever increasingly competitive world.

As the market leader in unified collaboration solutions, Polycom continues to leverage the growing need for collaboration. We have over 600 patents either issued or pending approval and over 15 million lines of active code across the product portfolio. Last year we delivered our vision for collaboration with best of breed Voice over IP and Video over IP products. Recently we've raised the bar yet again, with Polycom as the only provider of the Ultimate HD solution.


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For over 30 years, Premier Mounts has revolved around connecting customers with industry leading mounting solutions for audio/visual technology. For any project, anywhere, the best flat-panel mounts, projector mounts, swingout arms, stands and accessories always carry the Premier Mounts name.


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The Quam-Nichols Company was established in 1930. Living in the shadow of the Great Depression, our namesake in founders shared a sense of determination and optimism; but along with that came expertise. J. P. Quam had manufacturing experience in phonograph motors and electronic parts, while Frank Nichols had a talent for metalworking. Together, these men and their complementary skills formed the basis of our company

During this time, much of the manufacturing of "store-bought" radios was done in the Midwest. Quam-Nichols was the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) for the speakers found in most of the brand name radios of the time. A few years later, we did the same for another new technology called television. Looking back in time and viewing the growth of the radio, television and entertainment industries, we’re proud to say that Quam-Nichols played an important part.

Over the years, those industries have seen numerous changes. US-made brands of consumer electronics are all but a memory, as most of the big brand names of that era are either gone completely, or gone offshore - along with their vendors. Not Quam-Nichols. With a strong manufacturing base and well-trained workforce already in place, we chose to emphasize our core strengths and adapt our business plan to the changing market. For over seventy-five years, we’ve been based in Chicago, and we remain successful. Our original guiding principles of: Legendary Reliability, Superior Customer Service and always an Outstanding Value are enhanced by another critical factor- it’s Made in Chicago, by Chicagoans!

Today, we continue to design and manufacture a wide scope of loudspeaker and installation solutions for the changing installed sound industry. If the project involves signaling, sound masking, voice or music, look to Quam as your 'problem solver'.


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QOMO HiteVision is an energetic, innovative and visionary global manufacturer. Our goal is to provide effective presentation technology and respond quickly to your special applications. We have the expertise and commitment to innovation to make this happen!

QOMO HiteVision offers a diverse line of products from digital signage to document camera to interactive technology. Please take a moment and look at all of the products we offer.

Our global center for sales, marketing and services is located in Greater Detroit, Michigan, USA. At our offices you will meet our experienced and friendly staff of highly qualified personnel whose collective mission is to meet and exceed your technological and application needs.

Inside the USA , we distribute to a dedicated network of professional integrators and dealers. Outside the USA we work with experienced and professionally trained distributors on 6 continents! QOMO HiteVision distributors are equipped and knowledgeable and able to handle all your presentation and integration needs with great care and professionalism.

We had our beginning as integrators in 1990 learning and understanding the needs of the end user through experience and practical application. Today we have a long and growing list of achievements. HiteVision owns more than 26 subsidiary companies and partners with hundreds of dealers and integrators throughout all of the world. We have won various awards and have been selected as the exclusive distributor of Hitachi and Mitsubishi products for various territories. Today QOMO HiteVision is focusing on expanding the distribution of our products throughout the world.

Our name, QOMO (pronounced Kómo), is derived from Qomolangma which is the Tibetan word for Mount Everest, the highest place on earth, because we aspire to take our customers to new heights. QOMO HiteVision has always been committed to innovation, leadership and customer satisfaction.

The future is clear and the summit attainable!


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QVS is a major manufacturer of cables and connectivity products for the computer & communication industries. The products and solutions are distributed through computer dealers, catalog houses, superstores, VARs, integrators and OEMs.

QVS started operations in 1984 in Michigan . It was initially created to serve the OEM requirements for cables and accessories. QVS-brand products were added in 1985 to serve the PC and MAC after-market. In 1989, QVS expanded by setting up a Las Vegas office/warehouse to better serve West Coast customers. Communication cables were added in 1993 to serve the LAN, WAN, and internet after-market.

QVS is a financially sound company with expertise in computer and communication connectivity. It has offices in Taiwan , Michigan and Nevada . Its mission is to provide full program capability from product conception through production and delivery. From QVS' wide array of product and service offerings, customers can choose which services they need to meet their requirements as economically and efficiently as possible.


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At Sharp Electronics Corporation, our challenge is to create a balance between work time and personal time, with products that can benefit people's lives at work, at home, and everywhere in between. Sharp consumer electronics can enhance your enjoyment, add to your comfort and open new perspectives. Sharp business products can boost your productivity and reduce costs. Sharp products are designed to help individuals, families, and corporate teams connect effortlessly, communicate clearly, and unleash creativity like never before. Sharp is dedicated to improving people's lives through the use of advanced technology and a commitment to innovation, quality, value, and design.


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Throughout our history, the success and reputation of the Shure brand has been defined by our continuous commitment to Total Quality, and it shows with every product we make. Put simply, microphones and audio electronics are our life.

So whether you’re a life-long Shure enthusiast, or purchasing Shure products for the first time, we’re confident you’ll experience the same level of Total Quality that audio professionals have appreciated for over 80 years.


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Sound-Craft Systems, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of top-quality presentation furniture and sound-reinforcement equipment. We provide educational institutions, private industry, and governmental agencies with the best in craftsmanship and materials. Take a moment to browse our online catalog of equipment, or use our online form to help our sales staff assist you in selecting the right piece of furniture or equipment to suit your needs. We can also help you fill your presentation needs. And don’t forget to ask about our custom solutions!


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For more than 75 years, Telex has been a leading manufacturer of dependable, top-of-the-line communication equipment.

More than 70 percent of commercial airline pilots count on Telex headsets during flight. Emergency dispatchers use our radio dispatch systems to manage clear expand to nearly limitless channels of signage in multiple buildings. Use existing flash, video and graphics or enter messages directly.

Carousel is excellent for organizations that want to easily communicate with their target audience. With a 100% web‐centric interface, Carousel allows your staff to create beautiful and effective content with little or no training, saving valuable hours of staff time!


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Vaddio designs, manufactures and sells camera control systems and specialty cameras used in conferencing and the presentation industry. Vaddio began with a simple philosophy; To make camera technology easy to use and even easier to install. This philosophy has allowed Vaddio to create some of the most unique camera control products and specialty cameras that can be integrated into any conferencing and presentation room design.

These products are designed for system integrators who generally take a little more time than your average dealer to learn what equipment is available and how they can provide a better solution to their customers. Whether they require hands free presenter camera control or controlling multiple cameras in the classroom, Vaddio can provide easy solutions to your camera control requirements

Vaddio aims to design very useful tools and innovative camera technology to better serve the Audio Visual Integration Professional. Our most successful products have been developed through close relationships with our Reseller Partners by learning how we can best meet their needs.

We look forward to hearing from you and learning how we can best meet your project requirements. We are confident that Vaddio can become a valuable business partner to your company.


Headquartered in Southern California, Vivitek Corporation markets an extensive line of visual display and presentation products, including high-value projectors and digital signage monitors. Products are sold through authorized dealers, distribution, resellers, select retailers, and system integrators nationwide.


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Established in 1969, Xantech Corporation designs and manufactures an extensive range of state of the art A/V distribution and control systems, and component products, many of which have become the de facto industry standards. Since 1969, over two million of these systems have been installed worldwide.
The Xantech product line includes LCD Touchpanel Controllers, multi-zone, multi-source audio/video systems, multi-zone, multi-source pre-amplifiers, multi-channel audio amplifiers, infrared receivers, remote control switchers, interface modules, IR connecting blocks, IR emitters, volume controls and IR accessories. Products are sold to professional installers and distributors directly from Xantech.

Xantech has been a leader in the field of audio/video remote control and distribution for over 35 years. Xantech first pioneered and patented the idea of remote control extension systems in 1983. Over 2,000,000 of these systems have now been installed worldwide. Because of Xantech's innovation and reputation, we have become the first choice of thousands of installers worldwide.

Xantech's program of continuous product development and improvement has resulted in a number of industry firsts:

  • The first in-wall infrared receiver module
  • The first peephole infrared receiver module
  • The first infrared sender amplifier
  • The first infrared receiver using surface-mount technology
  • The first learning in-wall keypad

Xantech Commercial expands upon this foundation to bring new opportunities to the commercial field, providing scalable, user-friendly, and cost-effective audio/video control and distribution solutions.


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Zenith Electronics Corporation is focused on the digital future, building on a proud heritage of leadership in entertainment products for the home and professional markets for more than eight decades. Beginning with the advent of radio, the Zenith name has been synonymous with quality and innovation. A pioneer in electronics technology, Zenith has invented countless industry-leading developments, including the first wireless TV remote controls, the first portable and push-button radios, and the first HDTV system using digital technology.           


3M

3M is fundamentally a science-based company. We produce thousands of imaginative products, and we're a leader in scores of markets – from health care and highway safety to office products and optical films for LCD displays. Our success begins with our ability to apply our technologies – often in combination – to an endless array of real-world customer needs. Of course, all of this is made possible by the people of 3M and their singular commitment to make life easier and better for people around the world.

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