Abt Electronics

ProSource Now Offering Associate Member Classification
May 22, 2015

ProSource this week announced that it has added a new member classification called Associate Member. The classification, ProSource said, is meant to allow "a very select number of larger regional dealers whose business would benefit from participation in the group’s audio, mobile, accessory and CI programs to join the under this special arrangement."

Control4 Honors Dealers
October 4, 2013

Control4 during CEDIA Expo last week handed out its fifth annual Dealer Awards. Chicago-based Abt Electronics took home the Dealer of the Year award.

Abt Goes 4K With Sony, LG
December 16, 2012

Abt Electronics said this week that it is carrying Sony and LG's 4K HDTVs, with special events planned to show them. 

Control4 Names Dealer Winners
September 22, 2011

Control4 this week named its dealer award winners for 2011, and the company once again named Abt Electronics its Dealer of the Year. Abt took the honor for the second straight year, while Control4 awarded its Control4 Tech Support Choice Award to Symbiotic Integrations, Inc.

From Concept To End-User: Panamax/Furman’s BlueBOLT
May 1, 2010

We culminate our three-part series with Panamax/Furman's president, Bill Pollock, revealing the future of the technology. Also, the BlueBOLT beta testers go into detail about what they think of BlueBOLT after putting the technology through its paces.

Critical Gas
October 1, 2008

For custom retailers with delivery and installation fleets, the rising cost of fuel is a double whammy, one that drives up expenses while eroding consumer confidence and depressing sales. To cope, c-tailers are scouring their P&L statements, trimming costs, leveraging efficiencies and upping fees and warranty prices to restore margin. Operating its fleet of more than 200 vehicles, Abt Electronics & Appliances is in a unique position. It handles its own fueling and maintenance in-house, enabling the Glenview, Ill., company to maintain, wash, fuel and store its fleet on premises. “We save about 15 cents a gallon by having our own pumps,

Boston Acoustics ‘Re-tunes’ Home Speaker Retail Line with Color
August 20, 2007

Boston Acoustics said that it is launching next month in the U.S the first fruits of a fresh approach to the home loudspeaker market under the banner of a new company logo and trademarked theme – Play Smart -- that leverages its reputation for high-performance, value-oriented speakers while using bold colors and new industrial designs to “re-tune” the 27-year-old brand, born before the boom in video, to capitalize on that boom for what Senior Vice President and General Manager Eli Harary termed “the next 27 years.” “We’re trying to make audio fun,” said Boston Acoustics parent D&M’s president of sales and marketing, North America,