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For the first time, Musikmesse will present showcases in cooperation with international music-promotion initiatives.

Read more: Musiukmesse to Cooperate with European Music-Export Initiatives

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​The Avedis Zildjian Company has entered into an agreement to acquire the Mike Balter Mallet Company, the world's largest percussion mallet manufacturer.

Read more: Zildjian to Acquire Mike Balter Mallets

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Coffin®, the original creator of coffin guitar cases officially announces their new partnership with Ace Products Group®, along with expansion plans for the Coffin brand.

Read more: Coffin Expands & Joins Ace Products Group

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On December 14th, several executives from Sam Ash Music visited the D’Addario headquarters and factories in Farmingdale, New York. 

Read more: Sam Ash Execs Visit D’Addario HQ

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Paiste announced that as of January 1, 2018, Hal Leonard will serve as the premier distribution and marketing partner for Paiste instruments and related accessories in the United States.

Read more: Paiste Appoints U.S. Distribution to Hal Leonard

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Janicek Picks have named Osiamo their exclusive distributor for the U.S.

Read more: Janicek Picks Name Osiamo Exclusive Distributor for U.S.

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Guitar Center has announced the acquisition of the San Francisco Bay Area-based Audio Visual Design Group (AVDG).

Read more: GC Acquires Audio Visual Design Group

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Audiotonix has announced the acquisition of Solid State Logic (SSL) as part of its expanding Group that already includes leading audio brands DiGiCo, DiGiGrid, Calrec and Allen & Heath. 

Read more: SSL Joins Audiotonix Group

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EMD Music Inc. and Nady Systems Inc. have announced a new distribution partnership for 2018 covering the U.S. and Canadian markets.

Read more: EMD Music Reaches Distribution Agreement with Nady Systems

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Having dazzled its dealers for 20 years with the biggest, star-studded NAMM concert experiences imaginable, Yamaha is finally bringing its legendary multimedia production to all show attendees during the 2018 NAMM Show, to be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, January 25-28.

Read more: Yamaha 'All-Star Concert on the Grand' Extravaganza Slated for 2018 NAMM Show

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