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HARMAN JBL delivers ultimate listening experience to new smart

Jul 21, 2014

Categories:
JBL
Infotainment

Berlin– HARMAN, the premium global audio and infotainment group (NYSE:HAR), announces the world premiere of JBL sound in the new smart fortwo and smart forfour cars. This is the first time HARMAN has provided in-vehicle audio for smart, a Daimler Group company, and extends the already strong partnership between HARMAN and Daimler in the field of in-car infotainment. The new smart cars featuring the customized JBL sound system will be making their world debut appearance on July 16 in Berlin, with the first JBL-equipped vehicles expected on the roads later this year.

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HARMAN On Board New Toyota Yaris in 2014

Jul 17, 2014

Categories:
Infotainment

Stamford, CT – HARMAN, the premium global audio and infotainment group (NYSE:HAR), is providing enhanced navigation and connected services as an add-on module for the Touch 2 on-board infotainment system in the new Toyota Yaris. With features including real-time traffic updates, full map navigation and many other connected services, the new module – titled “Go” – is designed to make journeys safer, smoother and more enjoyable for Toyota Yaris drivers. The new Toyota Yaris with Touch 2 with Go will be available this summer.

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Musicians Expose the Decline of Sound Quality in New Film “The Distortion of Sound”

Musicians Expose the Decline of Sound Quality in New Film “The Distortion of Sound”

Jul 10, 2014

Categories:
Corporate
North America
Clari-Fi

LOS ANGELES, CALIF. – "The Distortion of Sound,” a documentary exposing the decline of sound and how technology has changed the way we listen to music, premieres this evening at an invitation-only event at the GRAMMY® Museum in Los Angeles, California. Following tonight’s screening, the documentary will air on “The Distortion of Sound” YouTube channel, DistortionofSound.com, the Sundance Channel the IFC Channel on July 23 at 6 p.m. ET and PT.*

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HARMAN to Announce Fiscal 2014 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results

Jul 08, 2014

Categories:
Corporate

STAMFORD, Conn – HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR), the leading global audio and infotainment group, will announce its Fiscal 2014 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. EDT.

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HARMAN to Open a New Office in Turin, Italy

Jun 26, 2014

Categories:
EMEA

TURIN, ITALY – HARMAN, the premium global audio and infotainment group (NYSE:HAR), has announced that it will be opening a new office in Turin, Italy, on July 2, 2014 that will also serve as a regional sales office. Turin is of particular strategic importance to the company due to HARMAN’s close relationship with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and its leading brands Jeep, Maserati, Ferrari and Fiat. By opening its own office at Corso Unione Sovietica 612 in Turin, HARMAN is now looking forward to not only being able to test its products locally, but also work more closely with the engineers at Fiat on developing state-of-the-art audio and infotainment systems for the European market that consumers will love.

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HARMAN Increases Annual Dividend

Jun 26, 2014

Categories:
Corporate

STAMFORD, CT. -- HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR), the leading global audio and infotainment group, today announced that its board of directors has adopted an annual cash dividend policy pursuant to which the Company will increase its annual cash dividend to $1.32 per share, to be paid quarterly at the rate of $0.33 per share. The higher rate represents a 10 percent increase over the prior quarterly rate of $0.30 per share. The increased dividend will go into effect for the new fiscal year, which starts July 1, 2014, and the first quarterly payment will be in September 2014.

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JBL Synchros E-Series Lifestyle Headphones Match Cool Design with Impressive PureBass Sound

JBL Synchros E-Series Lifestyle Headphones Match Cool Design with Impressive PureBass Sound

Jun 25, 2014

Categories:
JBL
Lifestyle Audio

STAMFORD, CT – HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR), is expanding its award winning JBL portfolio with the new line-up of JBL® Synchros headphones. From in-ear to around-the-ear, the new JBL Synchros E-Series headphones combine JBL engineering with innovative features sure to complement every lifestyle and every way of listening.

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Game On: Introducing JBL® Synchros Reflect and JBL Synchros Reflect BT In-Ear Sport Headphones

Game On: Introducing JBL Synchros Reflect and JBL Synchros Reflect BT In-Ear Sport Headphones

Jun 25, 2014

Categories:
JBL
Lifestyle Audio

STAMFORD, CT – HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated raises the bar on sport headphones with high-performance audio and a new twist in its new, supremely wearable JBL Synchros Reflect and JBL Synchros Reflect BT in-ear headphones.

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HARMAN Acquires Yurbuds, the Number One Sports Headphones Brand in the U.S.

Jun 17, 2014

Categories:
Corporate
Lifestyle Audio

STAMFORD, Conn. -- Harman International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR), the leading global infotainment and audio group, today announced it has acquired St-Louis-based Yurbuds LLC, the U.S. market leader in sports headphones. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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HARMAN Completes Acquisition of AMX

Jun 13, 2014

Categories:
Corporate

STAMFORD, Connecticut -- HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR), the premier infotment and audio group, today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of AMX LLC, from The Duchossois Group, Inc. for $365 million. Richardson, Texas-based AMX is the leading provider of enterprise control and automation systems as well as audio/video switching and distributing solutions and will be integrated into HARMAN’s professional offerings servicing audio, video and IT professionals.

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HARMAN Wins Prestigious Plus X Awards for Clari-Fi and QLS 3D

HARMAN Wins Prestigious Plus X Awards for Clari-Fi and QLS 3D

Jun 06, 2014

Categories:
Corporate
Clari-Fi

STAMFORD, CT - HARMAN, the premium global audio and infotainment group (NYSE:HAR), has been awarded two Plus X Awards in the categories Innovation and High Quality for their ground-breaking sound solutions QuantumLogic Surround 3D and Clari-Fi. In addition, Clari-Fi also received the Plus X Award for “Best Audio Software of the Year”. The awards have been presented earlier today at the German Bundestag in Bonn. The Plus X Award honors manufacturers for new and innovative technologies, extraordinary design and intelligent and easy to use operating systems. With an international and independent panel of judges from 25 industries, the Plus X Award is the world’s largest competition for technology, sports and lifestyle.

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HARMAN Professional India Highlights Technology and Innovation with Showcase of Latest Audio and Lighting Solutions at PALM Expo India 2014

May 29, 2014

Categories:
Professional
India

MUMBAI, India — HARMAN Professional India will exhibit a wide range of its latest audio and lighting products at PALM Expo India 2014 at the Bombay Exhibition Center, Mumbai, India, Booth D09 (May 29 – 31, 2014). Industry-leading products from AKG, BSS Audio, Crown, dbx, JBL, Lexicon, Martin Lighting and Soundcraft will be showcased at the booth.

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