• Jensen Stereo Wireless Clock with Wireless Charger and the Google Assistant built-in Unveils at CES 2018

    Chicago, IL – Spectra, an industry pioneer in consumer electronics, unveiled its first Google Assistant built-in device from Jensen at CES 2018. The JVA-500 is Jensen’s second smart speaker after launching the JSB-1000 with Chromecast built-in at CES 2017.

    With the Google Assistant built-in, you can bring your digital assistant right into your living room. Get answers on sports, weather, finance calculations, translations, and more. Enjoy entertainment like listening to music, podcasts, and radio, or stream videos to your TV with Chromecast with a simple voice command. See your daily schedule, upcoming events, flight information, or traffic in your area. You can even add things to your shopping list and stock up on essentials, set alarms, and manage your calendar. Additionally, you can use your Assistant to control your smart home by setting the perfect temperature or turning down the lights.

    With the Google Home app, easily sync your JVA-500 with other compatible smart speakers, like the Google Home, for a multi-room listening experience. Multi-room sync lets you customize your home audio listening experience and play the same music or listen to different music in each room.

    The JVA-500 features a 1.8” LED digital clock display with brightness levels and dimming. Additionally, charge your phone or tablet using the wireless charging transmission pad on top with supported wireless charging devices.

    “The Jensen JVA-500 combines the latest technology of the Google Assistant and wireless charging with your every day digital clock. It’s the perfect addition to any room of the home. Jensen is fortunate to be integrating the Google Assistant built-in technology into the JVA-500.“ says Jim Economos, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Spectra Merchandising International.

    SPECTRA has many years of experience sourcing products to meet specific customer needs and often times custom-designs products, cosmetics and packaging as directed by our partners in the marketplace. Spectra is diversified through retail, incentive and direct mail accounts and is also well-versed in drop shipping. Asian operations are headquartered in Hong Kong, where we are known as IMA-Hong Kong, LTD., and our overseas offices also include branches in Taiwan, Korea and Mainland China.

    Spectra's products can be found nationally at leading retail stores or on the web at www.spectraintl.com, on Facebook (facebook.com/spectraintl), YouTube (youtube.com/spectramerchandising), or follow @spectraintl on Twitter.

  • SōLIS® SO-7000 Stereo Smart Speaker with Chromecast built-in Unveils at CES 2018

    Chicago, IL – Spectra, an industry pioneer in consumer electronics, is unveiling the SO-7000 Wi-Fi/Bluetooth speaker at CES 2018. The SO-7000 features Chromecast built-in for a hi-res audio experience and also Works with the Google Assistant, which allows you to use the Google Home unit to control any SōLIS model featuring Chromecast built-in. Change the music, adjust the volume or stop playback with your voice.

    Multi-Room sync is also available and lets you customize your home audio listening experience. Connect multiple compatible smart speakers like the SO-7000, and play the same music or listen to different music in each room.

    Four strategically placed full range speakers driven by 50 Watts of power create a 360-degree enveloping soundfield. A 5-inch woofer with tuned bass vent driven by a 50 Watt amplifier belts out big-speaker, high impact bass. The SO-7000’s low-resonance wooden enclosure and high resolution Chromecast built-in streaming delivers truly amazing sound that will fill your rooms with great music.

    “The SōLIS SO-7000 combines impressive sound quality with Chromecast built-in and gives consumers the opportunity to stream an unlimited amount of audio content through their phones effortlessly.” says Jim Economos, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Spectra Merchandising International.

    SPECTRA has many years of experience sourcing products to meet specific customer needs and often times custom-designs products, cosmetics and packaging as directed by our partners in the marketplace. Spectra is diversified through retail, incentive and direct mail accounts and is also well-versed in drop shipping. Asian operations are headquartered in Hong Kong, where we are known as IMA-Hong Kong, LTD., and our overseas offices also include branches in Taiwan, Korea and Mainland China.

    Spectra's products can be found nationally at leading retail stores or on the web at spectraintl.com, on Facebook (facebook.com/spectraintl), YouTube (youtube.com/spectramerchandising), or follow @spectraintl on Twitter.

    More information on SōLIS products can be found on the web at solisaudio.com, on YouTube (youtube.com/spectramerchandising), or follow @solisaudio on Instagram and Twitter.

  • SōLIS® SO-6000 Stereo Smart Speaker with Chromecast built-in Unveils at CES 2018

    Chicago, IL – Spectra, an industry pioneer in consumer electronics, is unveiling the SO-6000 Wi-Fi/Bluetooth speaker at CES 2018. The SO-6000 features Chromecast built-in for a hi-res audio experience and also Works with the Google Assistant, which allows you to use the Google Home unit to control any SōLIS model featuring Chromecast built-in. Change the music, adjust the volume or stop playback with your voice.

    Multi-Room sync is also available and lets you customize your home audio listening experience. Connect multiple compatible smart speakers like the SO-6000, and play the same music or listen to different music in each room.

    The SO-6000 delivers a full 2 x 18 Watts (RMS) of output power, includes an Auxiliary line-in jack and operates using the included 120V AC adaptor.

    “The SōLIS SO-6000 combines impressive sound quality and design with Chromecast built-in and gives consumers the opportunity to stream an unlimited amount of audio content through their phones effortlessly.” says Jim Economos, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Spectra Merchandising International.

    SPECTRA has many years of experience sourcing products to meet specific customer needs and often times custom-designs products, cosmetics and packaging as directed by our partners in the marketplace. Spectra is diversified through retail, incentive and direct mail accounts and is also well-versed in drop shipping. Asian operations are headquartered in Hong Kong, where we are known as IMA-Hong Kong, LTD., and our overseas offices also include branches in Taiwan, Korea and Mainland China.

    Spectra's products can be found nationally at leading retail stores or on the web at spectraintl.com, on Facebook (facebook.com/spectraintl), YouTube (youtube.com/spectramerchandising), or follow @spectraintl on Twitter.

    More information on SōLIS products can be found on the web at solisaudio.com, on YouTube (youtube.com/spectramerchandising), or follow @solisaudio on Instagram and Twitter.

  • New JENSEN® Products Unveiling at CES 2018

    Chicago, IL – Spectra, an industry pioneer in consumer electronics, will be introducing some new products at CES 2018. Below are just a few of the company’s latest offerings.

    SR-50
    Portable AM/FM Digital Radio
    The JENSEN SR-50 portable AM/FM digital radio can go anywhere you go. The radio features a rubberized finish, digital PLL tuning with 10AM + 10FM presets and backlit LCD display. It’s also a dual alarm clock with snooze function and wake to radio or alarm. Never miss a favorite sports team game, listen to your favorite radio station or catch up on the latest news. The unit operates on 4 x “AA” batteries (not included).

    JBS-600
    Bluetooth Digital Music System with CD
    The JENSEN JBS-600 is a stylish desktop audio system with amazing sound and convenient built-in features. The JBS-600 features Bluetooth wireless connectivity with NFC (Near Field Communication) for easy pairing. The front slot loading CD player plays standard store bought CDs as well as CDs made on your personal computer. The JBS-600 offers a sleek, traditional design allowing it to seamlessly integrate with many different styles in the home or office. Along with the CD function is an AM/FM digital tuner with multi-function backlit LCD display. The unit also features an Aux-in jack, headphone jack, remote control, 2 x 10 Watts (RMS) output power, and operates using the included 120V AC Adaptor.

    JTA-490
    3-Speed Stereo Turntable with Metal Tone Arm and Magnetic Cartridge
    Introducing the JTA-490 3-Speed Stereo Turntable from JENSEN. The JTA-490 connects to your home music system and features pitch control, so no more playing records that play too fast or too slow. Also featured is an Audio-Technica® magnetic phono cartridge with replaceable stylus, a metal s-shaped tone arm with counter weight adjustment for proper balance and downward tracking force. This belt-driven turntable includes an aluminum platter, and is versatile enough to play all three (3) common speeds, 33-1/3, 45, and 78 RPM. The RCA line-out jacks include a phono/line-out pre-amplifier selector switch that allows you to attach the JTA-490 to an external audio player or to your home music system. The stylish turntable includes a removable dust cover operates on 120V AC power.

    JCR-315
    Digital AM/FM Dual Alarm Clock Radio with Wooden Cabinet
    The JENSEN® JCR-315 Digital AM/FM dual alarm clock radio has a simple design wrapped with a wooden exterior and finished with a blue backlit digital LCD display. This clock radio has convenient features like dual alarm times, a calendar, waking to the radio or alarm, and sleep/snooze functionality. This device also features a dimmer switch with three (3) settings (Hi/Mid/Low) for day or night adjustments. You can find your favorite radio stations with the built-in digital tuner, and store 10 of your favorite AM or 10 FM stations for easy access later. Also included is an auxiliary input jack and a rear mounted 1 Amp USB charging port. The JCR-315 operates on 120V AC.

    CD-575
    Portable Stereo MP3 CD Player with PLL AM/FM Radio
    Introducing the JENSEN® CD-575 Portable Stereo MP3 CD player with AM/FM PLL Radio. Take along your favorite tunes with a feature-rich CD player that includes both a cassette recorder and an AM/FM stereo radio. This portable stereo music system has a built-in handle, which is smooth and comfortable for easy transport. The top-loading CD player provides versatile playback options, and plays both store bought or custom recorded CD-R/CD-RW discs, including those with MP3 files. A stereo headphone jack and auxiliary input jack for connecting your iPod, MP3, or other digital audio players provide even more functionality. This device uses standard 120V AC power or can operate on the built-in rechargeable battery.

    “See us at WCES booth # 12431 to view our entire 2018 JENSEN line which continues to grow every year!“ says Jim Economos, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Spectra Merchandising International.

    SPECTRA has many years of experience sourcing products to meet specific customer needs and often times custom-designs products, cosmetics and packaging as directed by our partners in the marketplace. Spectra is diversified through retail, premium and direct mail accounts and is also well-versed in drop shipping. Asian operations are headquartered in Hong Kong, where we are known as IMA-Hong Kong, LTD., and our overseas offices also include branches in Taiwan, Korea and Mainland China.

    Spectra's products can be found nationally at leading retail stores o on the web at www.spectraintl.com, on Facebook (facebook.com/spectraintl), YouTube (youtube.com/spectramerchandising), or follow @spectraintl on Twitter.

  • Spectra Unveils New SŌLIS Brand Product Lineup at CES 2017

    Chicago, IL – Spectra Merchandising International, Inc., an industry pioneer in consumer electronics, is unveiling its new SŌLIS brand product line at the Consumer Electronics show in Las Vegas. The new brand will be the audio brand that “Leaves No Note Unheard” and pushes the deepest into the audiophile territory while maintaining attractive price points. Packaging, retail presentation and branding materials will veer toward the elite, aka music lovers. The SŌLIS brand will be most highly regarded for reinterpreting iconic, retro designs through sophisticated new products. It will marry these timeless design cues with the most sought-after features like Google Chromecast built-in/Bluetooth capabilities and Vacuum Tube technology’s hard to believe sound.

    “See us at WCES booth # 12425 to view our SŌLIS product line and “See it with your own ears!” says Jim Economos, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Spectra Merchandising International.

    About Spectra
    SPECTRA develops and markets a complete range of innovative, contemporary and high value consumer electronics products. Spectra’s U.S.A. headquarters are located in Chicago, IL, where all marketing, customer service, administration, domestic warehousing, returned goods processing and product service are completed.

    SPECTRA has many years of experience sourcing products to meet specific customer needs and often times custom-designs products, cosmetics and packaging as directed by our partners in the marketplace. Spectra is diversified through retail, premium and direct mail accounts and is also well-versed in drop shipping. Asian operations are headquartered in Hong Kong, where we are known as IMA-Hong Kong, LTD., and our overseas offices also include branches in Taiwan, Korea and Mainland China. Spectra's products can be found nationally at leading retail stores or on the web at www.spectraintl.com, on Facebook (facebook.com/spectraintl), YouTube (youtube.com/spectramerchandising), or follow @spectraintl on Twitter.

  • Jensen Stereo Smart Speaker with Chromecast built-in Unveils at CES 2017

    Chicago, IL – Spectra, an industry pioneer in consumer electronics, is unveiling its first Wi-Fi/Bluetooth speaker at CES 2017. The JSB-1000 is Jensen’s first stereo smart speaker with Chromecast built-in for a hi-res audio experience that takes streaming your favorite music to a whole new level. With Chromecast built-in, your phone becomes your remote. Simply tap the cast button on any of the 100+ compatible apps you already know and love to begin streaming music, podcasts or playlists from your phone, tablet or laptop to the two (2) high fidelity speakers in the JSB-1000. Multi-Room sync is also available and lets you customize your home audio listening experience. Connect multiple compatible smart speakers like the JSB-1000, and play the same music or listen to different music in each room.

    Also featured on the JSB-1000 is Spotify Connect. Spotify users can now control the music playing using the Spotify app installed on their phone, tablet or computer. Music streams directly to the JSB-1000 from the cloud, so no more relying on unstable connections from your device. Listening is seamless, so you can take calls, play games, even switch your phone off – all without interrupting the music.

    The JSB-1000 delivers a full 2 x 15 Watts (RMS) of output power, includes an Auxiliary Line-in jack and operates using the included 120V AC adaptor.

    “The Jensen JSB-1000 combines impressive sound quality with Chromecast built-in and gives consumers the opportunity to stream an unlimited amount of audio content through their phones effortlessly.“ says Jim Economos, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Spectra Merchandising International.

    SPECTRA has many years of experience sourcing products to meet specific customer needs and often times custom-designs products, cosmetics and packaging as directed by our partners in the marketplace. Spectra is diversified through retail, incentive and direct mail accounts and is also well-versed in drop shipping. Asian operations are headquartered in Hong Kong, where we are known as IMA-Hong Kong, LTD., and our overseas offices also include branches in Taiwan, Korea and Mainland China. Spectra's products can be found nationally at leading retail stores or on the web at www.spectraintl.com, on Facebook (facebook.com/spectraintl), YouTube (youtube.com/spectramerchandising), or follow @spectraintl on Twitter.

  • New JENSEN Products Unveiling at CES 2017

    Chicago, IL – Spectra, an industry pioneer in consumer electronics, will be introducing some new products at CES 2017. Below are just a few of the company’s latest offerings.

    SMPS-900
    The Jensen SMPS-900 is a portable tailgate/trolley speaker with collapsible handle and wheels that is perfect for streaming music wirelessly from any Bluetooth music player or phone instantly. The unit features flashing led accent lights on the top panel and in the speaker, and the built-in battery that will keep the music going for hours. Also featured are an auxiliary line in jack, USB port for playing MP3 files from a flash drive, microphone and guitar input jacks, and a remote control.

    SMPS-750
    The JENSEN SMPS-750 is a powerful and compact 5-speaker sound system with built-in accent lights in the speakers, Bluetooth streaming and an FM stereo receiver. Also included is a USB port for playing and recording direct to a USB flash drive direct. A PA feature with separate volume controls and 2 mic inputs are also included. Top mounted built-in handles allow you to take the unit with you, and the remote control lets you control the music from across the room. The Output power is 2 x 9W RMS + 22W RMS Subwoofer and it operates on 120V AC.

    JTA-325
    The JENSEN JTA-325 3-speed stereo turntable offers several features you won't find anywhere else for the money. Connect the unit to your computer (cable included) and convert your vinyl records to digital MP3 format with the included software. The built-in pitch control allows you to fine tune the record speed faster or slower for the perfect playback. Listen to your vinyl collection using the two (2) included speakers or plug your headset into the stereo headphone jack for private listening. The JTA-325 also comes equipped with an auxiliary input jack for connecting an external digital media player. The unit operates on 120V AC and also includes a dust cover, metal tone arm, and auto stop switch.

    “See us at WCES booth # 12425 to view our entire 2017 JENSEN line now grown to over seventy (70) models!“ says Jim Economos, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Spectra Merchandising International.

    SPECTRA has many years of experience sourcing products to meet specific customer needs and often times custom-designs products, cosmetics and packaging as directed by our partners in the marketplace. Spectra is diversified through retail, premium and direct mail accounts and is also well-versed in drop shipping. Asian operations are headquartered in Hong Kong, where we are known as IMA-Hong Kong, LTD., and our overseas offices also include branches in Taiwan, Korea and Mainland China. Spectra's products can be found nationally at leading retail stores o on the web at www.spectraintl.com, on Facebook (facebook.com/spectraintl), YouTube (youtube.com/spectramerchandising), or follow @spectraintl on Twitter.

  • Jensen® Product Line at CES 2016

    Chicago, IL – Spectra Merchandising International, Inc., a well-respected supplier of consumer electronics, will bring many new models to CES this January. There will be modern and classic designs alike in the company’s product lineup in Las Vegas this winter. Jim Economos, Spectra’s VP of Sales and Marketing, comments, “Our Jensen line provides customers with breadth and depth with over 80 models across seven different product categories. Come and see for yourself at our CES booth #9429.”

    HD-500 Portable AM/FM Radio Featuring HD Radio® Technology.
    The Jensen HD-500 brings CD quality digital sound to your radio using built in Hybrid Digital technology. This portable AM/FM Radio offers virtually unlimited programmable presets, and also receives emergency alerts that deliver critical public messaging. HD Radio Technology also provides extra local FM channels to expand your listening choices. Other features include a backlit LCD display, Program Service Data (PDS) that displays the song name, artist, and station information, four different AM/FM tuning regions for international use, and voice assist prompts for the visually impaired. The unit operates on 3 x AAA batteries (not included) or with the included AC adapter. Suggested Retail is $79.99.

    JiLS-525iB Bluetooth® Docking Digital Music System for Lightning Connector Devices.
    The Jensen JiLS-525iB brings a sleek and compact design to the docking music system line. This music system features Bluetooth technology for wireless streaming, and also includes a Lightning dock for playing and charging any iPhone® or iPod® touch with a Lightning connector. This includes the latest iPhone 6, 6+, and 6S as well as all iPhone 5 models. The rotating dock allows for both vertical and horizontal viewing. This unit also includes a 1 Amp USB port for additional charging of all smartphones, an auxiliary input jack, an FM stereo receiver and a dual alarm clock with wake and sleep! Suggested Retail is $99.99.

    JTA-300 3-Speed Turntable with AM/FM Stereo Radio.
    The Jensen JTA-300 is the ultimate modern classic turntable in the Jensen lineup. This record player offers pitch control and software for recording, editing, and converting vinyl records to digital MP3 format. Additional features include built-in speakers, an auxiliary input jack, AM/FM stereo radio, RCA line-out jacks for connecting to your home stereo, headphone jack, and dust cover. Suggested Retail is $89.99.

    JCR-380 Mood Lamp Dual Alarm Clock Radio.
    The JCR-380 is the newest clock radio addition to the Jensen lineup. This mood lamp uses multi-colored LED’s to glow in an assortment of different colors. It also has a dual alarm clock with nature sounds and 10 minute gentle wake-up lamp! Other features include FM digital receiver with presets, calendar and indoor temperature, snooze, dimmer control, an auxiliary input jack, and a remote control. Suggested retail is $59.99

    JTA-470 Professional 3-Speed Stereo Turntable with Speed Adjustment.
    The Jensen JTA-470 is a perfect addition to Jensen’s line of turntables. Its slim and sleek body will give you all of the benefits of having a turntable while minimizing the space it takes up. This turntable is a belt driven 3-speed turntable that includes software and a USB port for converting your vinyl records into digital format. Other features include pitch adjust and strobe tuning with a tone arm for optimizing the sound quality and calibrating the record speed. It also has a tone arm counter weight adjustment for proper balance and downward tracking force. Suggested Retail is $149.99.

    JSBW-750 Wall-Mountable 2.1 Channel Bluetooth® Soundbar Speaker with Built-in Subwoofer.
    The Jensen JSBW-750 is the perfect addition to anyone’s home entertainment system. It can be placed on a table or mounted on the wall and has 2.1 channel wireless sound. Connect any Bluetooth enabled device wirelessly or use the auxiliary input jack to connect other digital audio players. A remote control is included, and additional features include a 1 Amp USB port for charging your smartphone, preset audio modes, coaxial input jack, optical input jack and RCA analog input jack. Suggested Retail is $149.99.

    About Spectra Merchandising Spectra Merchandising International, Inc. develops and markets a complete range of innovative, contemporary and high value consumer electronics products. Spectra’s U.S.A. headquarters are located in Chicago, IL, where all marketing, customer service, administration, domestic warehousing, returned goods processing and product service are completed. The company has many years of experience sourcing products to meet specific customer needs and often times custom-designs products, cosmetics and packaging as directed by our partners in the marketplace. Spectra diversifies itself through retail, premium, e-commerce, direct mail accounts and is also well-versed in drop shipping. Asian operations are headquartered in Hong Kong, where the company is known as IMA-Hong Kong, Ltd.

    Spectra’s products can be found nationally at many retail stores or on the web through numerous eCommerce partner websites. Read more at www.spectraintl.com, on Facebook (facebook.com/spectraintl), YouTube (youtube.com/spectramerchandising), or follow @Spectraintl on Twitter.

  • New line of First Alert® branded products at CES 2014

    Chicago, IL--Spectra is pleased to announce a new partnership with First Alert®. First Alert® has over 90% consumer brand recognition*. In the business of safety and security consumer products since 1958, First Alert® is recognized as the most reliable and innovative company. 75% of consumers consider First Alert® a preferred brand. 

    “Spectra is excited to announce the addition of the First Alert® brand to its product lineup for 2014. The reliability and durability of First Alert® has been trusted by consumers for decades, and we are looking forward to bringing new products to the marketplace under the banner of Electronic Preparedness. Our innovative product and packaging designs will result in a strong on-shelf and online presence that is sure to create awareness and maximize sales of First Alert® products. We look forward to working with our retail, e-commerce and distribution partners for a highly successful launch of the First Alert® product line. To find out more about First Alert® and Spectra’s other product lines, please stop by our booth #9432 at WCES in January.” says Jim Economos, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Spectra Merchandising International, Inc.

    *Source: Research Study, Resolution Research & Marketing, Inc.

    About Spectra

    SPECTRA develops and markets a complete range of innovative, contemporary and high value consumer electronics products. Spectra’s U.S.A. headquarters are located in Chicago, IL, where all marketing, customer service, administration, domestic warehousing, returned goods processing and product service are completed.

    SPECTRA has many years of experience sourcing products to meet specific customer needs and often times custom-designs products, cosmetics and packaging as directed by our partners in the marketplace. Spectra is diversified through retail, premium, e-commerce, direct mail accounts and is also well-versed in drop shipping. Asian operations are headquartered in Hong Kong, where we are known as IMA-Hong Kong, LTD., and our overseas offices also include branches in Taiwan, Korea and Mainland China.

    Spectra’s products can be found nationally at many retail stores or on the web at www.spectraintl.com, on Facebook (facebook.com/spectraintl), YouTube (youtube.com/spectramerchandising), or follow @Spectraintl on Twitter.

    About BRK Brands, Inc.

    BRK Brands, Inc. (Aurora, IL), is a fully owned subsidiary of Jarden Corporation (Rye, NY) NYSE:JAH, a leading provider of niche consumer products used in and around the home. For 50 years, BRK Brands, Inc. has been the manufacturer of First Alert®-branded home-safety products, the most trusted and recognized safety brands in America. BRK® Brands designs and develops innovative safety solutions including Tundra® Fire Extinguishing Spray, ONELINK® wireless alarms and a comprehensive line of smoke alarms, carbon monoxide alarms, fire extinguishers and escape ladders to protect what matters most. Such products are also marketed under the BRK Electronics® brand, The Professional Standard for the builder and contractor audiences. BRK Brands, Inc. products are found in more than 30 countries worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.firstalert.com or http://www.brkelectronics.com.