On July 28, 2017 Legrand announced that they are purchasing Milestone AV for US$950 million dollars. Legrand had made a press release and acquisition information available. The brands of Milestone are Chief, Da-Lite, Projecta, SANUS, and Vaddio. Currently Legrand owns at least 18 other brands in the infrastructure market.
Two mergers and acquisitions this week. Legrand announced the purchase of Milestone AV for $950 million. On Thursday, Semtech acquired AptoVision, the maker of the BluRiver chip used in video over IP products. We also look at a new reporter’s take on the AV industry.