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Fender appoints new managing director for Europe

Fender appoints new managing director for Europe

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Fender has appointed Graeme Mathieson as its new European managing director.

Daniel Gumble
on Sep 4th 2015 at 7:30AM
Court clears Gibson, Fender and Guitar Center of price fix allegations

Court clears Gibson, Fender and Guitar Center of price fix allegations

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Gibson, Fender and Guitar Center have been cleared of price fixing allegations in a ruling in the US Ninth Circuit Court.

Daniel Gumble
on Aug 26th 2015 at 2:54PM
Rotosound rolls out Summer Blockbuster Competition

Rotosound rolls out Summer Blockbuster Competition

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Rotosound is producing special packs of guitar and bass strings as part of a Summer Blockbuster Competition, with over £10,000 of prizes in total up for grabs.

on Aug 11th 2015 at 10:25AM
Fender appoints former Nike, Disney and Quicksilver chief as new CEO

Fender appoints former Nike, Disney and Quicksilver chief as new CEO

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Fender Musical Instruments Corporation has appointed Andy Mooney as its new CEO, ending a yearlong search for a permanent replacement for previous CEO, Larry Thomas.

Daniel Gumble
on Jun 4th 2015 at 3:44PM

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Q&A: Lynn Robison, executive director, Fender Music Foundation

Q&A: Lynn Robison, executive director, Fender Music Foundation

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Lynn Robison, executive director, Fender Music Foundation, tells us how businesses can benefit from working with charities…

Daniel Gumble
on May 26th 2015 at 10:36AM
Q&A: Jeff Cary, SVP marketing, Fender speciality brands

Q&A: Jeff Cary, SVP marketing, Fender speciality brands

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Jeff Cary, senior vice president, marketing, FMIC (Fender Musical Instruments Corporation) speciality brands (Gretsch, Jackson, Charvel and EVH), tells the MI Report about his 16 years with the company and ...

Daniel Gumble
on Mar 12th 2015 at 8:21AM
Takamine completes worldwide distribution reconfiguration

Takamine completes worldwide distribution reconfiguration

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Takamine has completed its global distribution reconfiguration, having freed itself from a long-term distribution relationship with KMC Music — a division of Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC).

Daniel Gumble
on Feb 26th 2015 at 5:33PM
TOP 10: This week's most read stories

TOP 10: This week's most read stories

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As we come to the end of another week, we take a look at the most read stories of the past seven days.

Rhys Troake
on Feb 20th 2015 at 9:32AM

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Fender sells KMC Music to JAM Industries

Fender sells KMC Music to JAM Industries

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Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) has completed an asset sale of the KMC wholesale distribution business, including the trade name B&J Music, and a selection of proprietary brands to JAM ...

Daniel Gumble
on Feb 16th 2015 at 11:33AM
Drum Workshop announces European distributor for new brands

Drum Workshop announces European distributor for new brands

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Drum Workshop has announced that European partner Gewa GmbH will take on European distribution of its newly acquired Fender brands.

Rhys Troake
on Jan 28th 2015 at 10:04AM
Drum Workshop acquires Fender percussion brands

Drum Workshop acquires Fender percussion brands

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Drum Workshop has inked an asset sale agreement with Fender Musical Instruments to purchase its owned and licensed percussion brands, including Latin Percussion, Toca Percussion, Gretsch Drums, Gibraltar Hardware and ...

Daniel Gumble
on Jan 6th 2015 at 10:03PM
Fender brings Learn To Play to the Southbank Centre

Fender brings Learn To Play to the Southbank Centre

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The Fender Learn To Play Day 2015 will be held in the Weston Roof Pavilion at London’s Royal Festival hall on 21st March from 10 am to 5 pm.

Rhys Troake
on Jan 5th 2015 at 2:53PM