ARC pays $6.5M for audio post-processing specialist

Deffree, Suzanne
February 2008
Electronic News;2/18/2008, Vol. 54 Issue 7, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the acquisition of Sonic Focus Inc. by ARC International for a disclosed amount. The acquisition increases ARC's ability to serve the consumer electronics supply chain, adding to its existing audio/video portfolio. It follows on ARC's announcement in September 2007 that it would buy multimedia IP developer Alarity Corp.


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