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Bowers & Wilkins Formation Wireless Audio System Unveiled

For more than fifty years, Bowers & Wilkins has made a name creating some of the finest speakers available for purchase. They are best known for creating audiophile-quality speakers whose signature is stunningly accurate sound reproduction—the listener hears exactly what the music creator intended. While they have always experimented with radical, innovative speaker designs like the Nautilus and…

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Happy Retirement, Lenny!

Today we bid farewell to one of our veteran employees, Lenny Szulc. For nearly twenty-four years, Lenny graced our salesfloor and phone lines, helping countless customers find the perfect appliances for their homes. In his spare time, Lenny is an avid and accomplished fisherman. Years ago, Lenny spearheaded the plan to get our 2-acre retention pond stocked with…

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Abt-Solutely Delicious: Raspberry Lemon Sorbet

Raspberry and lemon is a classic fruit combination, whether it’s in a delightful pound cake, creamy cheesecake, or a sweet raspberry lemonade. Today we’re making a light and refreshing Raspberry Lemon Sorbet. With Easter and spring holidays coming up, this sorbet is a great recipe to bring to the table. This springy treat is easy to enjoy with…

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AXPONA 2019 Recap

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Last weekend, we had the opportunity to take part in the Audio Expo North America (AXPONA), the country’s largest audio equipment expo. AXPONA is an audiophile’s dream—think of it as the Detroit Auto Show for audio lovers. It’s where the best of the best gets put on display, giving thousands of people the chance to experience something normally…

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Disney Plus: Everything You Need to Know

After months of rumors and speculation,the major specifications of Disney’s new streaming service were officially unveiled yesterday. Disney+, as the service will be known, stands to be the biggest news in digital streaming since Netflix started the online component of its business more than twelve years ago. Here’s all of the important info that we have on Disney+…

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Stern Pinball Day

Stern Pinball is not only the oldest and largest maker of pinball machines in the world—they’re also a local institution and friends of Abt. So we’re excited that they’re joining us for a special day of pinball fun later this month, and area pinball fans should be excited too. On April 20th, reps from Stern will be stopping…

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Visit Us at AXPONA

If you’re an audiophile or a music lover in the Chicagoland area, you’ll be interested to know that one of the industry’s most exciting events is right around the corner: The Audio Expo North America. AXPONA is the largest audio expo in North America, a three-day event celebrating everything about audio gear and the listening experience. Hundreds of…

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Samsung QLED 8K Launch Event

Last month, the groundbreaking Samsung Q900 QLED 8K TV quietly hit our showroom floor. The set was the industry’s first commercially-available 8K TV, and Abt was one of the few places in the country that you could see it. With four times the detail of a 4K TV, and clocking in at a whopping 85 inches, the Q900…

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