Bowers & Wilkins, CES Las Vegas

Bowers & Wilkins, CES Las Vegas

For audio manufacturer Bowers & Wilkins the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is the most important seasonal event when it comes to the launch of new products. To mark the launch of the firm's car audio systems and the Zeppelin iPod speaker, Thomas Manss & Company designed a stand that for the first time communicated the company's shift of focus – from loudspeaker manufacturer to purveyors of true sound.

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Bowers & Wilkins

Bowers & Wilkins is the UK's leading manufacturer of loudspeakers, sound systems, headphones and car audio with distribution in over 60 countries around the world. Ever since the company was founded by John Bowers in 1966, innovative acoustic engineering has been the hallmark of its products. Bowers & Wilkins' technological advances have resulted in rave reviews and the company's products are sought after by recording professionals and music lovers alike.

Bowers & Wilkins has always enjoyed a close relationship with recording engineers who provided vital feedback on how loudspeakers could be improved. As a result of this relationship, Bowers & Wilkins' famous 801 was launched in 1979 and soon became the reference speaker in nearly all of the world's classical recording studios, including EMI Abbey Road, Decca and Deutsche Grammophon. The phenomenal success of this product pushed Bowers & Wilkins to the fore of all loudspeaker manufacturers.