Runco International is a market leader in state-of-the-art front and rear-projection televisions, flat-panel plasma monitors, video processors, and source components for the consumer market. Runco’s innovations have won numerous awards and citations from the world press. Runco was the first company to introduce and market a line doubler with a multi-frequency projector in 1990 and also introduced the first multiple-aspect-ratio controller, the ARC-IV, to the Home Theater market in 1992. Recently, both of these features have become necessary for the new digital high definition capable televisions. Runco is also credited for creating and trademarking the phrase Home Theater™.