Shure marks 85 years in Professional Audio

Celebrating 85 years of audio innovation for microphones, styli, in-ear monitoring systems and most recently headphones

London, UK, 2010年4月28日



  • 85 Year history as an industry leader
  • Shure mics used by Elvis Presley, Martin Luther King Jr and every U.S president since Lyndon Johnson
  • Still the premium choice in professional audio 
  • The company's history of success is a tribute to founder S.N. Shure
  • New products show that Shure has maintained its unparalleled commitment to innovation



“We’re honored that our customers and channel partners have helped us to achieve 85 years of success in the professional audio industry. The Company’s history of success is a tribute to our founder, S.N. Shure. His dedication to quality and service is evident in every Shure product and every Shure Associate.”

Sandy LaMantia, President and CEO of Shure Incorporated


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About Shure Incorporated

Founded in 1925, Shure Incorporated ( is widely acknowledged as the world's leading manufacturer of microphones and audio electronics. Over the years, the Company has designed and produced many high-quality professional and consumer audio products that have become legendary for performance, reliability, and value. Shure’s diverse product line includes world-class wired microphones and wireless microphone systems for performers and presenters, award-winning earphones and headsets for MP3 players and smartphones, and top-rated phonograph cartridges for professional DJs. Today, Shure products are the first choice whenever audio performance is a top priority.

Shure Incorporated corporate headquarters is located in Niles, Illinois, in the United States. The Company has additional manufacturing facilities and regional sales offices in China, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Mexico, The United Kingdom, and the United States.

About Shure Distribution UK

Shure Distribution UK (SDUK) was acquired by Shure Incorporated in early 2003 and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Shure Inc. While Shure Inc focuses on the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of Shure products, SDUK is a multibrand distributor and embraces a number of additional brands in its portfolio in order to provide a full audio solution to its customers.

The SDUK portfolio includes products from Shure, QSC Audio, Radial, Sound Devices, Servoreeler, SKB, Phonic and Primacoustic. These additional brands handled by SDUK have been selected with care and represent the best products available in the field of Pro Audio.

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