Friday, December 10, 2010

television manufacturers

Company↓ Started mfg↓ Ended mfg↓
Ace - -
Acura - -
Admiral 1947 1979
Advent 1975 present
Adyson - -
Akai -1929 -Present
Akura - -
Alba (electronics) (Now known as Harvard) - -
Allorgan - -
Amplivision - -
Amstrad - -
Andrea Electronics 1947 1978
Anitech - -
AOC International -1967 -Present - Arcam - -
Arena - -
Argosy - -
Asuka - -
Atlantic - -
Atwater Television 1949 1952
Audar 1949 1949
Audiosonic - -
Automatic Radio Manufacturing 1949 1954
Autovox - -
Bace Television 1947 -
Baird - -
Bang & Olufsen - -
Basic Line - -
Baur - -
Beko - -
Bell Television 1945 1950s
Beon - -
Binatone - -
Blaupunkt - -
Blue Sky - -
Blue Star - -
Bondstec - -
Boots - -
BPL 1980 -
Brandt - -
Brionvega 1947 1956
Britannia - -
BSR - -
BTC - -
Bush Radio - -
Calbest Electronics 1947 1968
Capehart Electronics 1947 1965
Carrefour - -
Cascade - -
Cathay - -
Centurion - -
Certified Radio Labs 1947 1966
CGE - -
Cimline - -
Clairetone Electric Corporation 1967 -
Clarivox - -
Clatronic - -
Colonial Radio (Sylvania) 1949 1983
Color Electronics Corporation 1964 -
Conar Instruments 1962 -
Condor - Conrac 1958 - 1990 (Monitors)
Contec - -
Continental Edison - -
Cortron Industries (Hoffman Radio, Hoffman Electronics, Hoffman Products) 1948 1970
Cossor - -
Crown - -
Crystal - -
CS Electronics - -
CTC - -
Curtis Mathes Corporation 1960 present
Cybertron - -
Daewoo - -
Dainichi - -
Dansai - -
Dayton - -
De Graaf - -
Decca - -
Deccacolour (UK) - -
Defiant - -
Delmonico International Corporation 1967 -
Dixi - -
Dual - -
Dual Tec - -
DuMont Laboratories (Model 180 - America's first commercially manufactured TV) 1938 1970s (early)
Dumont (No relation to the above company) - -
Durabrand (private label tradename of Wal-Mart) 2003 present
Dynatron - -
English Electric Valve Company - -
EKCO - -
Elbe - -
Element Electronics 2006 present
Elin - -
Elite - -
Elta - -
Emerson Radio and Phonograph 1947 1973
Emerson (no relation to the above company) 1948 present
EMI - -
Erres - -
Expert - -
Farnsworth Television and Radio 1947 1965
Ferguson Electronics - -
Ferranti - -
Fidelity Radio - -
Finlandia - -
Finlux 1971 present
Firstline - -
Fisher Electronics - Fleetwood (CONRAC Corp) 1961 - 1970
Flint - -
Formenti 1947 2006
Frontech - -
Fujitsu 1992 present
Funai Electric 1980s present
Geloso 1931 1972
General Electric 1947 1986
General Electric Company plc (UK manufacturer completely unrelated to the US manufacturer of the same name) - -
Geloso - -
Genexxa - -
GoldStar 1958 1995, name changed to LG Electronics
Goodmans Industries - -
Gorenje - -
GPM - -
Gradiente - -
Graetz - -
Granada - -
Grandin - -
Grundig 1966 present
Hanseatic - -
Harvard International 2000s -
Harvey Industries 1989 -
HCM - -
Heath Company/Heathkit 1964 1989
Hinari Domestic Applicanes - -
Hisawa - -
HMV - -
Hitachi, Ltd. 1956 present
Hoffman Television (Cortron Ind) 1948 1970
Howard Radio (Muntz) 1948 1973
Huanyu - -
Hypson - -
Ice - -
Ices - -
ITS - -
ITT Corporation - -
ITT (UK) - -
Imperial - -
Indiana - -
Ingelen - -
Inno Hit - -
Interfunk - -
Intervision - -
Isukai - -
IZUMI 2008 present
Jensen Loudspeakers 2003 present
JMB - -
JVC 1976 present
Kaisui - -
Kane Electronics Corporation 1967 -
Kapsch - -
Kathrein - -
Kendo - -
Kent Television 1951 1964
Kingsley - -
Kloss Video 1981 -
Kneissel - -
Kogan 2006 Present
Kolster-Brandes - -
Korpel - -
Koyoda - -
Lanix - -
Leyco - -
LG Electronics (founded as GoldStar, name changed 1995) 1958 present
Liesenk and Tter - -
Loewe AG - -
Luma - -
Luxor - -
M Electronic - -
MTC - -
Magnadyne - -
Magnafon - -
Magnavox 1948 1976
Magnavox (subsidiary of Philips) 1976 present
Maneth - -
Marantz 1992 present
Marconiphone - -
Mark - -
Matsui - -
Mattison Electronics 1949 1968
McMichael Radio - -
Mediator - -
Memorex 1961 present
Memphis - -
Mercury-Pacific 1950 1964
Metz - -
Minerva - -
Minoka - -
Mitsubishi - -
Mivar 1945 -
Motorola 1947 1974
Multitech - -
Muntz (Howard Radio) 1948 1973
Murphy Radio - -
NEC 1950s -
Neckermann - -
NEI - -
Nikkai - -
Nobliko - -
Nokia (Nokia) - -
Nordmende - 1990s
North American Audio, Inc. 1962 -
Olympic Radio and Television 1948 1971
Oceanic - -
Onida 1982 -
Onwa - -
Orion (Hungary) - -
Orion (Japan) - -
Osaki - -
Oso - -
Osume - -
Otake - -
Otto Versand - -
Packard Bell, Teledyne Packard Bell 1948 1974
Palladium - -
Panama - -
Matsushita (Panasonic, National, Quasar, Technics, Ramsa) 1959 present
Pathe Cinema - -
Pathe Marconi - -
Pausa - -
Perdio - -
Peto Scott - -
Philco (Philco-Ford) 1947 1976
Philips 1950s present
Philmore Manufacturing 1948 1965
Phonola 1939 -
Pilot Radio 1948 1957
Pilot Radio Corporation (Jerrold Electronics) 1964 present
Pioneer Electronics 1985 -
Profex - -
ProLine - -
ProScan (div. of Technicolor SA) 1990's present
ProTech - -
Pye - -
Quelle - -
Questa - -
R-Line - -
Radiola - -
RadioMarelli 1929 -
Rank Arena - -
Ravenswood (div. of Annapolis Electroacoustics Corp.) 1962 -
RBM - -
RCA 1939 1986
Rediffusion - Dec.1985-
Regentone - -
Revox - -
Rex - -
RGD (Radio Gramaphone Development Company) - -
Roadstar - -
Saba - -
Saccs - -
Saisho - -
Salora - -
Sambers - -
Sampo Corp. of America 1981 present
Samsung 1989 present
Sanabria Television Corporation (American Television) 1960 -
Sandra - -
Sansui 1987 present
Sanyo 1953 present
SBR - -
Schaub Lorenz - -
Schneider Electric - -
SEG - -
SEI - -
Sei-Sinudyne - -
Sèleco 1984 -
Sentra - -
Setchell Carlson 1950 1970
Sharp 1953 -
Shorai - -
Siarem - -
Siemens AG - -
Silver - -
Sinudyne 1946 2006
Sobell - -
Solavox - -
Sonitron - -
Sonoko - -
Sonolor - -
Sonora 1962 -
Sontec - -
Sony 1960 present
Soundwave - -
Standard - -
Stern - -
Stromberg Carlson 1950 1957
Sunkai - -
Susumu - -
Sylvania 1949 1983
Symphonic Electronic Corp 1960 -
Symphonic Radio and Electronics 1952 -
Sysline - -
Tandy - -
Tashiko - -
Tatung Company 1979 present
Tec - -
Tech-Master 1948 1968
Technema - -
Technics) - -
Teleavia - -
Telefunken - -
Telemeister - -
Telequip 1949 1968
Teletech - -
Teleton - -
Teletronics 1970 -
Television, Inc. 1950 1952
Tensai - -
Texet - -
Thomson SA (Some sold under RCA and GE brands) 1987 present
Thorn Electrical Industries - -
Thorn EMI - -
TMA[disambiguation needed] 1948 1973
Tomashi - -
Toshiba 1952 present
Transvision 1947 1967
Trav-Ler Radop 1948 1965
Triumph - -
Uher - -
Ultra - -
Ultravox - -
United States Television Manufacturing Corp. 1947 1952
Universum - -
Vestel 1990 present
Videocon - -
Videosat - -
Videotechnic - -
Vision - -
Vizio 2002 present
Vu - -
Waltham - -
Warwick 1951 1977
Watson - -
Watt Radio - -
Wells-Gardner (Mostly private labels) 1948 1990
Westinghouse 1947 1969
White-Westinghouse - -
Yoko - -
Zanussi - -
Zenith Radio 1948 present
Zonda