Things move slowly when you're dealing with big companies and major deals. We first caught wind of the deal between Panasonic and Sanyo back in December of 2009 and things have been moving slowly but surely.
One of the biggest problems with selling higher end gear out of a brick and mortar store is that folks on the internet can do it cheaper. Not better, of course, since customers can't demo a system or get that one-on-one experience, but cheaper.
This year is Denon's hundredth anniversary – an impressive feat for any company, and a very noteworthy milestone. Denon, of course, is celebrating in the way that you might expect. They're releasing a new product line.
You may be familiar with the Quad 99 series, which was introduced over ten years ago. The new Quad Elite line is designed to succeed it, component for component. This includes a CD player, FM tuner, preamplifier, mono power amp and stereo power amp.
When it comes to consuming, the United States trends towards the top of most lists. Even in a rough economic climate, we are fantastic consumers. When it comes to 3D though, we're surprisingly far below the average.