All In Chief
Companies should look to mirror the growth of companies like Sonos, Sonance, Chief, Screen Innovations and more in this year’s CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis.
CE Pro Editors · June 14, 2018
Nexus21 beats out Future Automation this year to take the motorized lift category, while Chief jumps ahead of SnapAV in A/V mounts.
CE Pro Editors · May 25, 2018
Legrand reports 2.4% organic sales growth in U.S. after spending $950 million for acquisition of Milestone AV Technologies to bolster its brand positions.
Jason Knott · August 2, 2017
Legrand and Milestone to blend major home-tech brands Chief, Sanus, Da-Lite, OnQ, NuVo, Qmotion, Middle Atlantic and Vantage, but big play is in commercial AV, with synergies between Mid Atlantic, Chief, Sanus, Da-Lite and Vaddio.
Julie Jacobson · June 30, 2017
Legrand has signed an agreement to acquire Milestone AV for an enterprise value of $950 million. Legrand brands like Middle Atlantic will join forces with Milestone brands like Chief, Sanus and Da-Lite.
Adam Forziati · June 28, 2017
Led by market stalwart Middle Atlantic, the rack category remains relatively unchanged except for Sanus making solid gains to claim the third spot.
Robert Archer · June 14, 2017
The top four mount companies from 2016 are unchanged: Strong (SnapAV), Chief, Sanus and Peerless AV. Future Automation cracks the top five.
Robert Archer ·
Future Automation lands in the top spot of the Lifts category by adding 24 dealers. Meanwhile Nexus 21, Chief and Auton hold a strong market presence.
Robert Archer ·
CEDIA 2016: Popular in DIY circles, Milestone AV’s Sanus brand is going all-out custom with new Black Series of TV mounts, sold direct to dealer with no online sales.
Julie Jacobson · September 23, 2016
If assembling quality racks was easy, there wouldn’t be a need for dealers to do it. Putting together a rack system requires attention to detail in order to maximize equipment performance and reliability.
Robert Archer · August 25, 2016