Los Angeles Business Journal

Background Music to Life to Lose Its Name

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

For the word “Muzak,” the long elevator ride is finally over. Not that lilting instrumentals or mixes of pop hits are likely to disappear from restaurants, shops and offices. Its Canadian owner, Mood Media, is expected to announce today that it is consolidating its services under one brand, Mood, thus eliminating the Muzak name, the New York Times reports.