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CHEAP TV’S PROVING TO BE DISASTROUS FOR MANUFACTURERS, RETAILERS

December 27, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

A glut of big-screen TV sets has pushed prices of the sets down to bargain levels — a boon for consumers, a nightmare for manufacturers and retailers, the New York Times observed today (Tuesday). The newspaper attributed a 29 percent drop in Best Buy’s net income in the last quarter to its decision to slash […]

SONY TO SPLIT UP ITS TV BUSINESS

November 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

In a wrenching effort to get its once untouchable television manufacturing business into the black again, Sony announced on Monday that it plans to split the business into three divisions. One would focus on the current manufacture of its LCD television sets; a second would focus on outsourcing parts production and assembly, and the third […]

A TV SET IN EVERY ROOM?

April 29, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

There are now more TV sets in the average American home than there are people, according to Nielsen Media Research. According to its annual Television Audience Report, the average number of TV sets in a U.S. household is 2.93. The number of people, 2.5. The company observed that, despite the recession, more new television sets […]