Why Harman’s Acquisition of AMX Makes Sense

By Julie Jacobson · May 27, 2014 • Harman’s focus on audio in the commercial and home markets is perfect complement to AMX’s video and building/home automation systems.

How Much is Da-Lite Worth?

By Julie Jacobson · April 1, 2011 • Form 8-K reveals valuation of Da-Lite in complicated merger agreement with Milestone AV, parent company of Chief and Sanus. Milestone is a subsidiary of Duchossois, which also owns AMX and AutoPatch.

Da-Lite Merges with Chief, Sanus

By Julie Jacobson · March 30, 2011 • Merger combines leading manufacturers of A/V accessories including mounts, furniture and projector screens; parent company Milestone AV is owned by Duchossois, which also owns AMX.

Home Tech History: M&As by Nortek, Legrand, Duchossois, D&M

By Julie Jacobson · January 14, 2011 • With its impending acquisition of Klipsch, Audiovox could follow the lead of Nortek, Legrand, Duchossois and D&M. We present a history of mergers and acquisitions among these leading home technology firms.

Gunning for the Custom Market: Is Audiovox the Next Nortek?

By Julie Jacobson · January 14, 2011 • Acquisition of Klipsch marks Audiovox's first foray into higher-margin custom electronics, after years of buying distressed accessories brands. Who will they buy next?