If you are familiar with Abt, you may already know about our great customer service, and excellent selection of appliances and electronics. What you may not know is how Abt is continually involved in activities and installations that try to make the earth a better place to live. Recently, we installed a Wind Spire at a dog park in Cary, IL. The dog park was installed with various environmentally saving strategies to leave a small carbon foot print. To read more about Abt’s efforts, visit Abt’s Green Program.
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This weekend at Abt, enjoy some great Fourth of July sales prices. Across the store and Abt.com we will be discounting the hottest appliances and electronics to help you get what you need and love! So before you fire up your grill or shoot off any fireworks, shop online 24 hours a day, or come in this weekend for some incredible deals!
When running an award winning, successful retail store in Chicago with your family, anything goes. The Chicago Tribune stopped by Abt Electronics the other day and profiled the Abt Brothers in their “Office Space” section.
Working with your brothers in such close quarters can lead to some interesting moments. “I come in here some mornings, the door’s shut, and I open it up and one of my brothers is in here doing something,” said Jon Abt, co-president of Abt Electronics. “People come in here for changing their hearing aid battery, changing their clothes,” added Mike Abt, the co-president who shares the office with Jon.
An in-home security system is an invaluable investment for your family’s peace of mind. Abt’s home security systems combine advanced home security technology with award winning customer service to help you protect what matters the most. Abt has leveraged over 75 years of electronics experience to cultivate cost-effective, high quality, and practical home management solutions, designed around your family’s unique security needs.
Today marks the 10th anniversary of our retail store in Glenview, IL. This store is currently the fifth location we’ve opened with previous locations being held in Chicago, Niles and Morton Grove. Each move has offered Abt Electronics the opportunity to expand and try new things. Our current location is an exemplification of brilliant business ethics, mixed with pure passion and enthusiasm for the work that is put into this building every day.
From Left to Right: Scott Roche, Billy Abt, Paul Horton, John Homlish, Bob Abt, John Herrington, Jim Sanduski, and Jon Abt
Executives from Sharp Electronics were doing a weeklong tour of some key retail stores in the area that sell their Sharp products. Showing up at Abt Electronics earlier this week, they were treated to our wide display of flat-panel TVs as well as many other Sharp products. Sharp came in to also go over upcoming new products and technology as well as collect feedback on how the brand is doing at Abt.
Abt Electronics hosts numerous field trips throughout the year. From Kindergartners enjoying a tour which includes a stop at the bubble machine in our atrium, to manufacturer representatives visiting us for the first time, Abt’s tours bring a smile to people of all ages. Recently, we had the pleasure of hosting a field trip for a visiting 8th grade class from Elm Place Middle School in Highland Park.
What has four wheels, a hydraulic leveling system, surround sound, two flat panel TVs, and is so luxurious it should have its own bulter? A 2006 American Coach Eagle recreational vehicle customized and updated by Abt Electronics’ mobile department. This isn’t your grandpas RV, this bad boy is decked to the brim with features and amenities that could turn any 23-hour family road trip into a cool, relaxed, and entertained travel experience.
When was the last time you were in your grandma’s attic? How about your great uncle’s stuffy basement? Chances are, it’s been a while. If you are brave enough to go hunting in those places, you may just have the chance to get rewarded from Abt.com. Right now, Abt.com is looking for the most treasured antique electronics and appliances around. Unlike any contest that has been done before, Abt is calling on people to dust off those buried items and find out what they are worth!