December 5th, 2017–Consumer Guide® Automotive, the leading publisher of authoritative, unbiased new and used-car reviews for 50 years, today announced the recipients of its 2018 Best Buy Awards. A Consumer Guide Best Buy represents the finest balance of attributes and value in its class. For 2018, 42 Best Buys have been awarded in 21 classes, providing clear, easy choices for consumers.
Deerfield, Illinois (December 16, 2014)—JRL Group, Inc., a full-service licensing agency, announced today it has negotiated a licensing partnership between Cobra Electronics Corporation and the Harley-Davidson Motor Company for a special limited-edition Harley-Davidson branded CB radio. JRL Group is Cobra Electronics’ licensing agency.
“Cobra has been a leading designer and marketer of Citizens Band (CB) radios for decades and partnering with an iconic brand such as Harley-Davidson will deliver a unique opportunity for very loyal customers,” stated Andrew Lieb, President of JRL Group.
This special limited edition Harley-Davidson branded CB radio is available now at retail travel centers nationwide as well as Cobra.com. The Harley-Davidson program complements the previously launched line of licensed Realtree® branded radar detectors, two-way radios, and CB radios. Both licensing programs are built around expanding Cobra’s superior reputation of innovative and high-quality, best-in-class communication devices in the marketplace.
Deerfield, Illinois (January 7, 2013)–JRL Group, Inc., a premier full service licensing agency has entered into an exclusive representation agreement with Cobra Electronics, the world’s leading designer and marketer of mobile communications and navigation products throughout the world.
JRL Group will be responsible in identifying and securing corporate brands for communication products such as two-way radios, radar detectors, CB Radios and other communication devices. JRL Group will develop and manage a strategic co-branded licensing program that will expand upon the brand’s superior reputation of innovative and high-quality, best-in-class communication devices.
Cobra’s line of products is designed for the driving enthusiast and professional driver, boaters, and outdoor enthusiasts.
About JRL Group
JRL Group is a full service agency specializing in both outbound and inbound licensing programs as well as strategic corporate alliances. JRL Group has a proven track record in creating and managing successful partnerships for some of the best known brands in the world. JRL Group licensing services include equity analysis, strategic planning, product concepting, administration and royalty management. JRL Group represents a broad range of clients in apparel, automotive, electronics, home décor, sports, entertainment, and publishing industries.
About Cobra Electronics
Cobra Electronics is a leading global designer and marketer of communication and navigation products, with a track record of delivering innovative and award-winning products. Building upon its leadership position in the GMRS/FRS two-way radio, radar detector and Citizens Band radio industries, Cobra identified new growth opportunities and has aggressively expanded into the marine market and has expanded its European operations. The Consumer Electronics Association, Forbes and Deloitte & Touche have all recognized Cobra for the company’s innovation and industry leadership. To learn more about Cobra Electronics, please visit the Cobra site at www.cobra.com.
Deerfield, Illinois (March 2, 2012) — JRL Group, Inc., a full-service licensing and marketing services agency, announced today it has been selected as the exclusive licensing agency for Consumer Guide Automotive , one of the most highly respected and longest-running auto-review operations in the country.
For nearly 50 years, car shoppers have been relying on Consumer Guide Automotive as a trusted, useful, and reliable resource. Consumer Guide Automotive editors test drive and thoroughly evaluate virtually every new car, truck, minivan, and SUV sold in America. Editors rate each vehicle on a 10-point criteria and explain to the consumer why it may or may not be right for them. Vehicles are sorted into 20 classes (subcompact car, midsize SUV, compact pickup truck, etc.) and compared to their class rivals. Within each class, several vehicles are bestowed Consumer Guide Automotive’s Best Buy award.
“Representing Consumer Guide Automotive is truly an honor,” said Andrew Lieb, President of JRL Group, Inc. “Consumer Guide Automotive is both trusted and respected by the automotive industry and the consumers who rely on it during their vehicle shopping process. Our team looks forward to working with Consumer Guide Automotive and the automotive manufacturers who wish to strengthen their marketing campaigns by leveraging Consumer Guide Automotive’s content and Best Buy award.”
About Consumer Guide Automotive
Since 1967, Consumer Guide has published authoritative, objective reviews of new and used cars and trucks. Its staff of 16 includes 10 full-time automotive editors with more than 150 years of combined automotive experience. Consumer Guide’s singular focus is to make car shopping easier for consumers. Consumer Guide editors provide professional, unbiased evaluations of nearly 1500 new and used vehicles as well as expert shopping advice and insightful automotive editorials. Consumer Guide is based in Lincolnwood, IL. It is published by Publications International, Ltd. www.consumerguide.com
About JRL Group
JRL Group, headquartered in the suburbs of Chicago, is a full service agency specializing in both outbound and inbound licensing programs as well as strategic corporate alliances. JRL Group has a proven track record in creating and managing successful partnerships for some of the best known brands in the world. JRL Group licensing services include equity analysis, strategic planning, product concepting, administration and royalty management. JRL Group represents a broad range of clients in apparel, automotive, electronics, home décor, sports, entertainment, and publishing industries. The company’s website address is www.jrlgroup.com.