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SupplyStream Unveils New Product Search Tech

Today  SupplyStream is rolling out a newly redesigned iteration of the catalog for its web-based platform at www.mysupplystream.com, which aggregates CE products and suppliers into a single website for use by industry dealers.

Industry Stats, Business Development Focus of Azione Conference Day Two

The second day of buying group Azione Unlimited's Spring Soiree conference—March 18—in Nashville, Tenn., found the group's dealer and vendor members discussing the current state of the CE industry, as well as ways they could improve how they conduct their businesses.

Azione Spotlights Trends, Best Practices on Opening Day of Spring Soiree

Buying group Azione Unlimited kicked off its spring meeting on March 17 with a day of sessions geared toward promoting business growth for its dealer members.
The conference, called the “Spring Soiree,” held at the Sheraton Downtown in Nashville, Tenn., began with an update on the group's recent growth from President/Founder Richard Glikes, who announced Azione has expanded its ranks and currently has 110 dealer members and 39 vendor members.

Labor and Employment

Jim Bras, Travis Leo, Kim Michels, David Wexler and Greg Hanson on labor and employment

Azione Focuses on Future Opportunities at Fall Conference

Day two of buying group Azione Unlimited’s Fall 2014 conference, held Oct. 8-10 in Austin, Texas, put the spotlight on upcoming technological trends the group’s integrators could turn into future profits—big ones.

Azione Kicks Off Fall 2014 Conference with Awards and a Look at CE’s Future

The title of buying group Azione Unlimited’s Fall 2014 Conference is “The Arrant Affair.” And as the event kicked off on Oct. 8 in Austin, Texas, Azione Founder/President Richard Glikes explained that as “arrant” means “truly, completely,” the event was all about delivering a big dose of truth.

Mike 'Sparky' Detmer Elevates Leadership Skills at Azione Conference

A clear highlight of the Azione Unlimited Spring Conference was a presentation by noted CE industry consultant (and Technology Integrator columnist) Mike "Sparky" Detmer. Entitled "Elevate Your Leadership!," the session was conducted on March 21, the third and final day of the conference, held at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas.