History of the Laser Turntable and ELP Corporation
ELP reaches milestone of 1800 units sold. TV filmmaker, DJ from Italy, produces ELP video and publishes it in Europe.
ELP reaches milestone of 1300 units sold. ELP America is established.
Japanese users establish ELP Fan Club
ELP reaches milestone of 1000 units sold.
ELP introduces new models with wireless remote control and better sound quality.
Supplies LT-1XA to The Library of Congress, Washington, DC
ELP changes its name to WEL Corporation. WEL establishes new company, named ELP Corporation. New models are introduced.
Announcement of the first LT models. Supplies LT-1X to National Library of Canada.
CTI* Japan acquires all rights to the Laser Turntable from Finial company of the U.S.
*CTI Japan begins development of the Laser Turntable.
BSR Japan changes its name to CTI Japan.
BSR Japan begins handling the planning, manufacturing and distribution of DBX company products (U.S.).
BSR Japan extends its line of products and begins supplying audio manufacturer ADX (U.S.) with cartridge, stylus and tone arms.
BSR of the U.K. establishes BSR Japan. This is the first audio equipment manufacturer in Japan to be 100% financed by a foreign company.