Profile: Plantronics Inc (PLT.N)
Plantronics, Inc. (Plantronics), incorporated on August 12, 1988, is engaged in the design, manufacture, and distribution of headsets for business and consumer applications, and other specialty products for the hearing impaired. The Company is a global designer, manufacturer and marketer of communications headsets, telephone headset systems, other communication endpoints and accessories for the business and consumer markets. The Company develops communication products for offices and contact centers, mobile devices, cordless phones, and computers and gaming consoles. Its product categories include Enterprise, which includes corded and cordless communication headsets, audio processors, and telephone systems, and Consumer, which includes Bluetooth and corded products for mobile device applications, personal computer (PC) and gaming headsets, and specialty products marketed for hearing impaired individuals. It offers its products under two brands: Plantronics and Clarity.
The Company ships its products to approximately 80 countries through a network of distributors, retailers, wireless carriers, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), and telephony and other service providers. Plantronics has distribution channels in North America, Europe, and in some parts of the Asia Pacific region. It offers a range of communications headsets, including high-end, ergonomically designed headsets, audio processors and telephone systems. The Company's end users consist of enterprise employees and small office, home office and remote workers.
The Company competes with GN Store Nord A/S, Motorola, Samsung, LG, Sennheiser Communications, VXI, Beats, Skullcandy, Turtle Beach, Jaybird, Bose and Razer.
345 ENCINAL ST
SANTA CRUZ CA 95061-1802
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- Plantronics to pay $36 million to settle SEC investigation into Polycom
- Plantronics to pay $36 mln to settle SEC investigation into Polycom
- Logitech ends negotiations to acquire Plantronics
- UPDATE 1-Logitech ends negotiations to acquire Plantronics
- BRIEF-Plantronics Confirms No Ongoing Discussions With Logitech