[BIZ STREAM SPECIAL EDITION] This series includes selected stories from Biz Stream's signature "On-Site" reports. Despite living in an age where nearly everything is going digital, some companies are responding to increased demand for high-quality analog audio options. This episode features a small business that is refurbishing and selling vintage boomboxes and an OEM manufacturer that decided to show off its capabilities by producing an ultra-high-end record player.
Japanese-made home audio electronics dominated the global market from 1970s into the 1990s
Shop owner Matsuzaki Junichi says that the number of younger customers interested in audio cassettes and refurbished cassette players has been steadily increasing