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K40 Electronics Announces Southern California Representation Partnership with Paragon Sales & Marketing

K40 Electronics Announces Southern California Representation Partnership with Paragon Sales & Marketing

Sales, product, and distribution pro heads up firm specializing in growing independent mobile electronics retailers’ businesses

December 21, 2015, Elgin, IL – K40 Electronics, (http://www.k40.com) the premier manufacturer of award-winning, high-performance radar/laser protection systems, announced today the appointment of Paragon Sales and Marketing of…Read more

K40 Electronics Announces Northern California Representation Partnership with Reliable Product Marketing

K40 Electronics Announces Northern California Representation Partnership with Reliable Product Marketing

28-year industry veteran firm specializing in product and technical training chooses K40 to compliment line of brands dedicated to supporting independent mobile electronics retailers

December 15, 2015, Elgin, IL – K40 Electronics, (http://www.k40.com) the premier manufacturer of award-winning, high-performance radar/laser protection systems, announced today…Read more

K40 Launches Radar Detectors With New Anti-Falsing Technology

K40 launched new anti-false alert technology to be found in two new portable radar detectors shipping this week.

The new K-Band Filter technology rejects alerts due to radar-based safety systems found in other cars or even your own car. Such radar based systems that can cause false alerts include Audi’s Collision Avoidance, BMW’s Blind Spot Detection, and…Read more

As Seen On Search & Restore

Watch a Search and Restore episode where a 1974 Dodge Challenger is built for Ty Cardona, a deserving firefighter, father, husband, and humanitarian.

K40’s Strange Way to Run a Company

Radar detector maker K40 Electronics is run differently than most companies– there are no bosses and not a single employee reports to a superior.

Located just outside of Chicago, K40 has under 50 employees.   “No one calls in sick to anyone else,” and there are no superiors, only “mentors,” confirmed 3 employees.

We thought…Read more

K40 Owner Honored

West Dundee Village President Christopher Nelson proclaimed April 2, 2014 as “Peggy Finley Day,” earlier this week.

Finley has been an active supporter of the community and of the Boys & Girls Club of Dundee Township, where she is a member of the board.   She has donated over $350,000 to improve the lives of…Read more

Peggy Finley, K40 President, Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Peggy Finley, owner/president of K40 Electronics in Elgin, was recently recognized with the 2013 Entrepreneurial Excellence Award in the Lifetime Achievement category sponsored by the Daily Herald Business Ledger, a Chicago suburban publication.

Honorees were recognized for demonstrating the best traits of entrepreneurship, including willingness to take risks, drive, perseverance and business creativity.

In response…Read more

K40 Offers 2nd Gen RL Radar Detectors

K40 Electronics is now offering the second generation of its RL Series radar detectors. Enhancements to the new RL360i and RL200i models have been carefully designed and engineered to make them the easiest and most effective radar detectors available.

The most apparent enhancement can be seen — and felt — with the new, ergonomically-designed wireless…Read more

K40 Defuser g5 Adds More Jamming Output

K40 Electronics is releasing the Defuser g5, its fifth generation Defuser model.  K40’s Defuser is the most advanced, sophisticated anti-laser technology ever designed to instantaneously detect, notify the driver and jam the pulse laser light signal transmitted by every type of police laser gun. This allows a driver to avoid detection and ultimately a speeding…Read more