Coby Electronics

Retailers Recall TVs from Now-Shuttered Coby Electronics
December 18, 2013

Since Coby Electronics, Lake Success, N.Y., shut its doors and sold its assets over the summer, eight retailers voluntarily recalled one of its TVs that reportedly has caught fire, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, which issued the recall of the 32" Coby Flat Screen TV (select serial numbers of model number TFTV3229) Dec. 12.

Coby Electronics Acquired by Gordon Brothers Group
October 15, 2013

Coby Electronics' future in the promotional products industry--and in the consumer-electronics business--is uncertain. The Boston-based Gordon Brothers Group acquired Coby's assets in August, after Coby reportedly had two rounds of layoffs as it prepared to shut down by the end of the year. However, those plans seemed to have changed.