Monthly Archives

January 2010

Events Learning Center Products Technology News

Soda That’s Good for the Environment

Abt is constantly looking for products that are environmentally friendly. The Soda Stream is an at home soda maker. It doesn’t use disposable cans or bottles, so there is no waste with each drink you make. Saturday, January 30 from 11am-5pm, Abt will be demonstrating Soda Stream in the Abt atrium. Come by to see how to use the Soda Stream and taste some soda. I’m going to be there to taste…

Continue Reading

Events Learning Center Products

Jolane's Website Makeover

Have you seen the new Jolane’s website? Jolane’s Café recently updated the photos and information on their webpage. Jolane’s Café is reminiscent of a European café, only larger with a more extensive menu. Named for the Abt matriarch, Jolane’s proudly serves Julius Meinl coffees and pastries. Johnny Collante, Chef de Cuisine, prepares a delicious range of food from chicken pot pie to rack of lamb for any appetite. Did you know that…

Continue Reading

Events Learning Center Products Technology News

Cash For Appliances Update

Abt Electronics’ own Josh Davis spoke with NBC 5’s Marion Brooks Sunday morning on The Talk. The topic on the minds of so many shoppers? Cash for Appliances, the Government subsidized program for consumers to cut their energy bills and help save the environment at the same time. The information we have so far… -Starting at the end of January, there will be a 25% rebate on all Energy Star qualifying water…

Continue Reading

Events Learning Center Products Technology News

Samsung TV Channel?

Managing settings on a new TV can be daunting. Reading the manual that came with the TV is even worse. Samsung understands consumer’s frustrations. They recently launched a streaming TV “channel” to assist users with all of the technical questions associated with their new TV and other Samsung products. “Samsung is looking to lead the consumer electronics industry in hosting a live stream video channel, and we are excited about adding this…

Continue Reading

Products

Web Sales Favorite Products

I thought I would take a poll of the internet sales team, working this morning, to find out what their favorite Abt.com product is right now. Everyone had very different responses. If you want to put a face with a name, check out the web sales page on Abt.com. Starting with Conrad S., his favorite item is a “GE Profile (Champagne) High-Efficiency Washer – WPGT9150HMG top loading washing machine with the capacity…

Continue Reading

Events Learning Center Products Technology News

Free Apple iPhone Applications

I’ve had my iPhone for about a month now, and I really love it. I am pretty convinced that it can do anything I want it to do. I have actually found that I’ve used my laptop less because the iPhone is so handy. Just about everyone at this point—iPhone user or not—has heard the slogan, “There’s an App for That.” It’s so true. There is an app for everything. I found…

Continue Reading

Products

Introducing "The Ace" From The Aliph Jawbone ICON Collection

We are all aware of the dangers of talking on a cell phone and driving; and in many places it’s considered so dangerous, it’s illegal. There are a myriad of headset options on the market to combat the dangers of holding a cell phone while driving. One of the best on the market is the Jawbone Bluetooth by Aliph. They just introduced their latest line of headsets – The Icon. One of…

Continue Reading

Events Learning Center Products Technology News

How Fast Can You Text?

The LG MOBILE WORLDCUP, held yesterday in New York at Gotham Hall, saw a new World record set. “LG wants to highlight how modern mobile phones are helping enrich people’s lives and LG MOBILE WORLDCUP allows us to do that and have fun at the same time,” said Dr. Skott Ahn, President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company. “Today, mobile phones are much more than just communication tools. Customers today…

Continue Reading