FBT opens new UK sales and support office

Italian loudspeaker manufacturer FBT has established its own London-based office focused on sales and distribution of its global brand throughout the UK and Ireland.
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FBT, the Italian loudspeaker manufacturer, has established its own UK office and will commence trading from February 2012. Known as FBT Audio (UK) Ltd, the London-based company will be focused on sales and distribution of its global brand throughout the UK and Ireland. The company will also provide professional technology support demanded by their pro-audio and musical instruments customers. FBT Audio UK‘s joint founding partner and managing director, Mark Parkhouse commented: “FBT have long been recognized as a major international player in speaker systems and I see this as an exciting opportunity for promoting their comprehensive product line. Focusing initially on the professional loudspeaker range, we will provide a service that is a mix of proven products and high-end consultancy advice combined with more competitive pricing policy.” Mauro Tanoni, FBT’s sales director, said from their Italian headquarters, “One of our company’s strengths is its flexibility to address the diverse demands of a dynamic pro-audio community. We decided to take a different and better approach to marketing and sales in the UK, and we are now pleased to join forces with Mark. I am really excited by this new opportunity and I am confident he will increase our market share within the UK & Ireland thanks to his great expertise and passion for the pro audio market.”
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