KENWOOD

Kenwood designs, develops and markets a range of car audio, Hi-Fi home, personal audio and two-way radio communications equipment. Read more

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President

Shoichiro Eguchi

CEO Approval Rating

65/100

Founded:

1946

Status:

PrivateSubsidiary of JVC Kenwood

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Toyama Prefecture

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Alpine Electronics, Inc. is perceived as one of KENWOOD's biggest rivals. Alpine Electronics, Inc. is headquartered in Shinagawa-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture, and was founded in 1967. Alpine Electronics, Inc. operates in the Electrical Components & Equipment industry. Alpine Electronics, Inc. generates 147% the revenue of KENWOOD.

Videotron is one of KENWOOD's top competitors. Videotron is a Private company that was founded in 1964 in Montréal, Quebec. Videotron competes in the Telecommunications Equipment field. Compared to KENWOOD, Videotron has 3,770 more employees.

Sepura has been one of KENWOOD's top competitors. Sepura was founded in 2002 in Cambridge, England. Sepura competes in the Telecommunications Equipment industry. Sepura generates $1.6B less revenue than KENWOOD.

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WayRay designs and develops a holographic augmented reality enabled car navigation systems for the automotive industry.
$80M
Sep 17, 2018
Series C
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Sonim is a provider of ultra-rugged mobility solutions to construction, transportation, healthcare, agriculture and oil and gas sectors.
$10M
Mar 23, 2017
Equity
May 09, 2019

KENWOOD News

March 20, 2019ERT Online

Kenwood aims to raise £10,000 for charity

Staff based at Kenwood, The De'Longhi Group's UK Head Office in Havant, has announced that the childr... See more »
January 9, 2019MacRumors

Kenwood Debuts Lineup of Wireless CarPlay Receivers

Following in the footsteps of Alpine and Pioneer, Kenwood today at CES 2019 introduced its first in-c... See more »
January 8, 2019Android Community

Kenwood short-chassis receivers, premium flagship receiver introduced

We haven't featured any Kenwood product since last year when we said Kenwood head units would feature... See more »
December 21, 2018Stuff - New Zealand

Japanese company has option to buy all of Tait radio firm

Japanese communications company JVC Kenwood is taking a 40 per cent shareholding in Tait Internationa... See more »
December 10, 2018IT Wire

NZ's Tait sells share of global business to Japanese company

New Zealand-based communications solutions provider Tait Communications has sold a minority share in ... See more »
December 10, 2018Critical Comms

Tait and JVCKENWOOD partner up

Tait Communications and JVCKENWOOD have announced the formation of a partnership.The Tait Foundation ... See more »
November 16, 20184rfv

So. Carolinas CN2 Fields Live Reports with JVC ProHD Portable Bridge

-- JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced CN2, an independ... See more »

KENWOOD Press Releases

April 5, 2018WebWire

New JVC 4kcam Cameras Offer Integrated Graphics, Live Streaming

JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, announced three new additions to it... See more »
August 9, 2017Business Wire

By Type, Technology, Standard, End User & Region - Forecast (2016-2022) - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Industrial Radio Market-Forecast (2016-2022)" report has been added to ... See more »
May 2, 2017Dubai PR Network

Kenwoods Blenders and Juicers Keep Healthy and Hydrated this upcoming Ramadan

Nutritionist Lama Al Naeli with insights on how to combat nutrition mistakes this Holy Month. Dubai, ... See more »
December 1, 2016NewsMaker

Walkie Talkie Market Reports and Cost Analysis by Region

Walkie Talkie Market research report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of thi... See more »
November 29, 2016PR Newswire

Global Aftermarket for Touchscreen Infotainment System 2016-2020 - Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Nov 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global A... See more »
November 29, 2016NewsMaker

Walkie Talkie Market Research 2016 - for Top-Rated Manufacturers

Walkie Talkie Market research report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of thi... See more »
November 21, 2016NewsMaker

Aftermarket for Touchscreen Infotainment System Analysis and In-depth Research on Market Dynamics, Trends, Emerging Growth Factors and Forecasts 2020

Analysts forecast the Global Aftermarket for Touchscreen Infotainment System Market to grow at a CAGR... See more »

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KENWOOD Headquarters

2967-3 Ishikawa-Machi

Hachioji-shi, Toyama Prefecture192-8525

81-42-646-6724

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Kenwood designs, develops and markets a range of car audio, Hi-Fi home, personal audio and two-way radio communications equipment. KENWOOD was founded in 1946. KENWOOD's headquarters is located in Hachioji-shi, Toyama Prefecture, JP 192-8525. KENWOOD...

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KENWOOD's President, Shoichiro Eguchi, currently has an approval rating of 65%. KENWOOD's primary competitors are Alpine Electronics, Inc., Videotron & Sepura.

Frequently Asked Questions about KENWOOD

  1. When was KENWOOD founded?

    KENWOOD was founded in 1946
  2. Who is KENWOOD's CEO?

    KENWOOD's CEO is Shoichiro Eguchi
  3. How much revenue does KENWOOD generate?

    KENWOOD generates $1.7B in revenue
  4. How much funding does KENWOOD have?

    KENWOOD has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is KENWOOD's headquarters?

    KENWOOD's headquarters is in Hachioji-shi Toyama Prefecture, JP
  1. How many employees does KENWOOD have?

    KENWOOD has 2,768 employees
  2. What sector does KENWOOD operate in?

    KENWOOD is in Consumer Electronics
  3. Who are KENWOOD's competitors?

    KENWOOD's top competitors are Alpine Electronics, Inc., Videotron, Sepura
  4. Who has KENWOOD invested in?

    KENWOOD's has invested in companies such as WayRay, Sonim