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Top 10 stories of the week: Industry opinions on Aldi MI range, Gibson trademark infringement, D'Addario Europe

Top 10 stories of the week: Industry opinions on Aldi MI range, Gibson trademark infringement, D'Addario Europe

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This week, our most popular story has been our round up of industry opinions on Aldi’s new range of low-cost musical instruments.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 18th 2017 at 10:35AM
Gibson names Slash as its first ever Global Brand Ambassador

Gibson names Slash as its first ever Global Brand Ambassador

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Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash has been named as Gibson’s first ever Global Brand Ambassador.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 15th 2017 at 3:56PM
Top 10 stories of the week: Gibson trademark infringement, Fighting the rockstar stereotype, Daisy Rock speaks out

Top 10 stories of the week: Gibson trademark infringement, Fighting the rockstar stereotype, Daisy Rock speaks out

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This biggest story by far this week has been the news that Gibson has accused Jam Industries USA of infringing on three of its guitar trademarks.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 11th 2017 at 10:22AM
Gibson accuses Jam of infringing three guitar trademarks

Gibson accuses Jam of infringing three guitar trademarks

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Gibson has accused Jam Industries USA of infringing three of its guitar trademarks and is seeking $1 million per counterfeit mark, injunctive relief, punitive damages, destruction of infringing goods, and ...

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 9th 2017 at 5:02PM

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Top 5 global guitar vendors for 2017-2021

Top 5 global guitar vendors for 2017-2021

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New research from Technavio has revealed the top five leading vendors in the global guitar market for the next five years.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 30th 2017 at 4:04PM
Top 10 stories of the week: Gibson/JHS legal battle, Percussion Plus enters administration, 5 major issues for retailers

Top 10 stories of the week: Gibson/JHS legal battle, Percussion Plus enters administration, 5 major issues for retailers

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This week’s biggest news was that Gibson has confirmed the exclusive rights to various trademarked guitar designs in a legal dispute with JHS.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 17th 2017 at 9:46AM
Gibson confirms exclusive rights to trademarked guitar designs in legal dispute with JHS

Gibson confirms exclusive rights to trademarked guitar designs in legal dispute with JHS

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Gibson has announced that it has successfully confirmed the exclusive rights to various trademarked body and headstock designs.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 13th 2017 at 12:10PM
71% of customers prefer to shop in-store; Fender and Hendrix the ultimate brand and guitar hero, says survey

71% of customers prefer to shop in-store; Fender and Hendrix the ultimate brand and guitar hero, says survey

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UK guitar nuts have cited Fender as their favourite brand and Jimi Hendrix as their ultimate guitar hero, whilst also showing a strong preference for physical retail over buying online, ...

Daniel Gumble
on May 5th 2016 at 4:37PM

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Abbey Road Institute joins forces with Gibson Brands

Abbey Road Institute joins forces with Gibson Brands

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Abbey Road Institute, the educational arm of the world-famous recording studios, has struck a new ‘mutually supportive’ partnership with Gibson Brands.

Daniel Gumble
on Mar 30th 2016 at 11:26AM
Gibson selling off Nashville properties

Gibson selling off Nashville properties

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Gibson Brands is selling of its 1.62-acre property portfolio near downtown Nashville, just weeks after its credit rating was downgraded by Moody’s Investors Service.

Daniel Gumble
on Mar 29th 2016 at 8:41AM
Gibson credit rating downgraded after 'weak 2015 performance'

Gibson credit rating downgraded after 'weak 2015 performance'

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Gibson Brands has seen its credit rating downgraded by Moody’s Investors Service, with the poor consumer reception of its 2015 guitar range and high turnover in its senior financial ...

Daniel Gumble
on Mar 7th 2016 at 11:29AM