Clear-Com Acquired by HM Electronics
April 5, 2010
POWAY, CALIF.: HM Electronics struck an agreement to acquire
Clear-Com Communication Systems from the Vitec Group for an undisclosed sum. Clear-Com
will continue operation as a wholly owned subsidiary of HME, with no changes
planned for its product portfolio. Clear-Com, a specialist in wireless intercom
systems, has been part of the Vitec’s Videocom group since around 2000.
HME is a privately held digital wireless intercom provider serving the
restaurant, hospitality and pro audio markets. The acquisition will expand
HME’s reach into the broadcast and military markets.
Clear-Com’s business headquarters remain
in Alameda, Calif.;
development will continue in Cambridge, U.K. and in Montreal, Canada.