The operators of 16 Sony Centres around the UK have gone into administration, following the collapse of a number of other Sony outlets in recent months. Sony confirmed to ChannelBiz that Headsun and Bascam, which traded as Shasonic UK and Shasonic Centres, respectively, were placed into administration last month. Administration
“US companies are increasingly endeavouring to reduce FCPA liability by imposing compliance commitments on their suppliers and business partners. Even small UK-based suppliers dealing with international businesses may soon be asked to confirm they are fully FCPA-compliant."