24 Mar 2019
Opening of Capannone 18 at Innovation Park, Reggio Emilia

We are pleased to inform you that on March 29th & 30th, 2019 were held the two opening days of Capannone 18 (#18) at Innovation Park – Reggio Emilia -  the place where the new facility of ASK Reggio Emilia is now located.
In particular on 29th -  the official opening day reserved to Local Institutions, Politics & Journalists -  we also had the honor of receiving the visit of  Mr. Vincenzo Boccia,  the National President of the General Confederation of Italian Industry (Confindustria).
During the official Opening Ceremony, Mr. Boccia stressed the strategic importance of being at Innovation Park, as a place of Innovation and Contamination among different technological companies.

On 30th, it was held instead the open day for the City of  Reggio Emilia, with Factory Tours, Architectural guides & a final fireworks show.

Photo: Reggiane Parco Innovazione Capannone 18 © Schulte-Bunert

27 Feb 2019
ASK as Sponsor of the Master " Sound Technology and Musical Composition"

We are pleased to inform you that for the academic year 2018-2019, ASK is sponsor of a joint Master between the University of Parma and the A. Boito Music Conservatory entitled "Sound Technology and Musical Composition".

This Master - the only one in Italy presenting a degree awarded jointly by a University and a Music Conservatory - is aimed at composers and graduates who will be able to experiment with advanced "spatial" composition and sound reproduction techniques.

More information at the link http://www.master-stmc.it/   


11 Nov 2018
Conclusion of the Intelligent Antenna project Co-financed by the Emilia-Romagna Region, Italy

We are pleased to inform you that we have successfully completed the Industrial Research and Experimental Development process for the design and construction of a new type of antenna for cars that brings together in a single module more features related to infotainment, geolocation and remote control of the car by mobile devices.
The project has been co-financed by the Emilia-Romagna region in the framework of the business innovation support programs scheduled by the 2014-2020 POR-FESR.

Project co-financed by the European Fund of Regional Development

15 Sep 2018
ASK at the International Conference on Audio for Virtual and Augmented Reality

As part of the ANM (Active Noise Management) project financed by the Italian Ministery of Economic Development (MISE), the ASK Group contributed to the preparation of a paper called "Individualized HRTF for playing VR videos with Ambisonics spatial audio on HMDs" which was presented at the International Conference on Audio for Virtual and Augmented Reality, held on 20-22 August 2018 in Redmond, WA, USA 2018.
The paper, written with the cooperation of the Engineering Department of the University of Parma coordinated by prof. A. Farina, with whom the Group has been collaborating for a long time, presents an important reference to the EXOFIELD® technology of the parent company JVCKENWOOD Corporation, which we thank for the precious and fruitful cooperation provided for this and other innovative projects.

We invite you to read the summary poster of the article at the link


05 Aug 2018
"Silver Plate 2018" Sustainability Award

The ASK Group received the Sustainability Award "Silver Plate 2018" from PSA, standing out as one of the "consumer electronics" manufacturers with a higher rating than the average of the other PSA suppliers.

A special thanks to all the ASK Quality team which has allowed us to obtain this prestigious result.

27 Jun 2018
ASK Tunisia won PSA Award "Best Plant 2018"

On June 27th 2018 at the PSA Factory of Kenitra (Morocco), ASK Tunisia won the award "Best Plant 2018".
Once again – like in 2014 -  PSA has recognized the commitment and outstanding services of the employees in ASK Tunisia plant.
Mr. Mohamed Karra - General Manager of ASK Tunisia -  and Mr. Oussema Ben Hadj Ali - Quality Manager of ASK Tunisia -  attended the ceremony and received the important award.

08 May 2018
ASK won CAPSA R&D Excellence Award 2018
During CAPSA Suppliers' Conference that was held on March 30th 2018 at Crowne Plaza Shenzhen Longgang City Centre, ASK received the CAPSA R&D Excellence Award 2018
03 Jan 2018
The JVCKENWOOD Group at CES 2018

The JVCKENWOOD Group is presenting its newest products from the Automotive and Media Service divisions at CES 2018, one of the world's largest Consumer Electronic Shows, to be held on January 9th -12th 2018 in Las Vegas, NV, USA.
The JVCKENWOOD Group is present with a huge booth #4602 located at the North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention & World Trade Center.

In this special occasion, also  ASK Group – that represents one of the growth driver for JKC in the OEM Automotive industry -  will show its shaker product range embedded in the seat of a demo-car and some in-wall type models.

Moreover, in a separate venue located at Suite #30-328 of the Venetian Tower Hotel, ASK Group will demonstrate its Ribbon and Ultra Flat Speaker Patented Technologies with a tallboy speaker system.

Please Visit us in order to experience these amazing technologies!

More info on https://www.ces.tech/


10 Dec 2017
The ASK Group expands in the USA thanks to the Incorporation of ASK USA Inc.
The ASK Group, in order to complete its corporate footprint, is pleased to announce the incorporation of ASK USA Inc.,that took place on October 18th 2017 in Detroit, Michigan, USA.
The new company, added to the other subsidiaries already present in Brazil, China, Germany, Poland and Tunisia, has the aim to better control the US market - of primary interest for the group - providing a valuable technical and commercial support to the customers of this area.
Thanks to this new opening, strongly supported by the parent company JVCKENWOOD Corporation, the ASK group has thus completed its footprint and can now consider itself a group with a global presence.
04 Sep 2017
The JVCKENWOOD Group at IFA Berlin 2017

The JVCKENWOOD Group exhibited its products under the JVC and KENWOOD brands at IFA Berlin 2017,  the largest consumer electronics exhibition in Europe, that was held at Messe Berlin Exhibition Grounds (Berlin, Germany) from September 1st to September 6th 2017.                      
In this occasion, also some ASK products like shakers and ribbon loudspeakers have been shown, suggesting new applications and usage situations for the automotive audio industry.


03 May 2017
ASK Group receives GEELY Excellent R&D Supplier Award 2017

On May 8th 2017, during GEELY annual convention at Hangzhou Intercontinental Hotel, China, ASK Group received the Excellent R&D Supplier award 2017.

The ASK Management attended the ceremony and received the award.
A special thanks to the whole ASK team that with commitment and dedication has allowed us to obtain this prestigious result.

27 Feb 2017
New Article on ASK Group: The Sound of progress

ASK  Group designs, develops and manufactures loudspeakers, subwoofer boxes, amplifiers, antennas and cables for the automotive industry. Barbara Rossi talks to Business Development manager, Alberto Bianchi, to find out more.

Let's read the complete article on Industry Europe e-magazine http://www.industryeurope.net/Automotive/Feature/10379/The-Sound-of-Progress/


07 Dec 2016
ASK receives the FCA Group "Qualitas 2016" award for standardization

On December 14th 2016, at Lingotto Convention Center in Turin, ASK received the "Qualitas 2016" Award, as best FCA supplier for the standardization, thanks to J4 antenna family project: a worldwide project to be implemented across Europe, US and China regions.

Mr. Ruggero Marchetti - CEO of ASK industries S.p.A. - attended the ceremony and personally received the award.
A special thanks to the whole ASK team that with commitment and dedication has allowed us to obtain this prestigious result.

21 Sep 2016
BBAC presents "Excellent supplier " 2015 Award to ASK Ningbo

ASK Ningbo has been rewarded as 2015 BBAC "EXCELLENT SUPPLIER".

Since 2006, ASK Ningbo - China - has been wholly owned by ASK Industries.                           

BBAC is the JV company between Daimler Group and Beijing Auto Group in China.

03 Sep 2015
BBAC presents 'Excellent Supplier' Award to ASK Ningbo

On 28th August BBAC supplier day ASK Ningbo rewarded as 2014 BBAC "EXCELLENT SUPPLIER".


ASK Ningbo is wholly owned by ASK Industries since 2006 in China.

BBAC is the JV company between Daimler Group and Beijing Auto Group in China.

01 Apr 2015
ASK is now part of JVC Kenwood group

ASK Industries 100% shares have been acquired on 1st of April 2015  by JVC Kenwood Corporation; ASK will act as an autonomous subsidiary of the JVC Kenwood Group.

Both ASK and JVC-Kenwood we are confident that the join of our know-how, product-portfolios in the car-infotainment sector and the advanced technologies together with the industrial synergies will generate additional business growth and will strengthen the services to all our customers.

In particular based on the JVC Kenwood current and innovative products we plan to develop new business opportunities for our current customers; we will also offer to Japanese automobile manufacturers our whole product portfolio.

28 Mar 2015
ASK Group new Logo and Web Site

ASK new web site is from beginning of April on line; we have now a more functional site with a modern style according to the new ASK Logo.

The new company image recalls with the grey waved lines the main and distinguishing knowledge we have in radio-frequency and acoustics.

19 Jun 2014
PSA presents "Best Plants of 2014" supplier award to ASK Tunisia

On 17th of June in the Peugeot Citroen Group headquarter in Poissy ASK Tunisian plant has been named 'Best Plants of 2014'.

With this award PSA recognises the commitment and outstanding services of the employees in the Tunisi plant.

Mr. Mohamed Karra, General Manager of ASK Tunisia, attended the cerimony and received the important award.

ASK Tunisia plant has been established just after the revolution in 2011 and it is dedicated to the production of antenna-cables for the main european customers. With manual and automatic production lines designed in co-operation with our Industrial engineers in Italy the people in the tunisian plant have reached high quality standards and a very good service level to all our customers. The plant is certified according to ISO/TS 16949, ISO 14001 and OHSAS18001.