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Shure Incorporated has announced that president and CEO Santo (Sandy) LaMantia intends to retire, effective July 1, 2016.

Read more: Shure Announces Planned Retirement of President & CEO LaMantia, Names Schyvinck as Successor

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Korg USA Inc. will be the exclusive U.S. distributor of RightOn! Straps, Europe’s premier designers of superior quality guitar and bass straps previously unavailable in the USA.

Read more: Korg USA Inc. Brings RightOn! Straps Stateside

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NAMM stepped up to support the first China Conference on Music Education with the Chinese Society for Music Education (CSME) during October’s Music China.

Read more: NAMM Supports China Conference on Music Education

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Saint Louis Music (SLM) recently completed the acquisition of Hamilton Stands.

Read more: Saint Louis Music Acquires Hamilton Stands

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Gary Hanser, president of Hanser Music Group (HMG), has announced the worldwide licensing agreement with Praxis Musical Instruments for the B.C. Rich brand of guitars and basses.

Read more: Hanser Music Group Announces Licensing Agreement of BC Rich Brand

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Dean Zelinsky guitars and has chosen the online retailer Full Compass as its first USA retailer.

Read more: Full Compass Becomes First U.S. Retailer of Dean Zelinsky Guitars

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Pulling up to NAMM’s Carlsbad, California headquarters, members will notice a major new addition, as state-of-the-art solar panels now cover NAMM’s parking lot.

Read more: NAMM’s New Solar Installation


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KMC Music (www.kmcmusic.com) has announced that it has been appointed to serve as the United States distributor for Monster Cable’s Prolink® Line of instrument (guitar, bass and acoustic) and Pro Audio (microphone, speaker and premium headphone) cables.

Read more: KMC Music Named U.S. Distributor for Monster’s Prolink Line

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Head over to MMR TV to view interviews with exhibitors from Music China 2015 in Shanghai: http://mmrmagazine.com/mmr-tv

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Let your voice be heard!  Vote now for your choices in the 2015 MMR Dealers' Choice Awards - open to all current MMR subscribers: http://mmrmagazine.com/dca-vote

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