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Melrose to Divest Nortek Control for $285M

Federal approvals are pending for unnamed buyer of Nortek Control and its 2GIG, Elan, SpeakerCraft, Linear, Panamax/Furman, Proficient brands.

CE Pro Editors · September 06, 2021

How to Layer with Linear Light to Boost Lighting Revenues by 40%

CE pros are moving swiftly to capture market share in the lighting fixture business, but are they leaving large sums of money on the table? Downlights are only half of the fixture story and CE businesses that recognize the potential of linear lighting can see as much as 40% per-project revenue growth. Linear lighting solutions, […]

Andrew Nichols · September 01, 2021

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Is 2GIG EDGE the Smartest Security Panel Ever?

New 2GIG EDGE panel combines advanced analytics, face recognition, interoperability and data privacy protection in a single sleek design.

Jason Knott · March 09, 2021

Privacy Protection, Analytics Help Guide Nortek Control Product Development

2GIG, Elan and Linear equipment engineered with analytics, facial recognition and AI are key market differentiators for Nortek Control.

Jason Knott · November 04, 2020

Linear Entry Pro

Linear Entry Pro

Nortek Security & Control introduces its browser-managed Linear Entry Pro EP-736, EP-436 and EP-402 telephone entry systems. Linear says it designed the Entry Pro to enable small businesses, gated communities, gym facilities and those living in multi-dwelling residential buildings to have more reliable and intuitive access control capabilities. The Linear Entry Pro EP-736 with 7-inch touchscreen as […]

Robert Archer · January 23, 2020

Nortek Patent: The Idiot Savant of Smart Garage Door Openers

IoT garage-door controller provides all the safety measures required of UL 985 for ‘unattended operation’ but it’s stupid simple for DIY installs.

Julie Jacobson · March 21, 2018

Nortek Security, Core Brands Merge to Form NSC

Nortek Security & Control (2GIG, Linear, GoControl) and Core Brands (Elan, SpeakerCraft, Niles, Xantech, Panamax, Proficient, Gefen) unite to form new company called NSC.

Jason Knott · December 19, 2017

Nortek Companies Embrace Digi5 Home-Grown Cat5 Audio Technology

Elan, Linear, Niles, SpeakerCraft and Xantech to develop multiroom-audio products around their own Cat 5-based Digi5 technology.

Julie Jacobson · October 14, 2007