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April 2011

Events

Mix It Up At Abt!

Come to Abt this weekend and perfect your DJ skills.  Hosted by DJ Mike Carbone from Chicago, hour long lessons from 12pm-3pm both Saturday and Sunday will be held for free for customers wanting to learn how to use their Apple Gear to host their own dance party.  Learn different techniques using software like Serato’s Scratch Live Mac Software linked with iPad Apps Tonetable, TouchOSC & Midi Deck. Other techniques that will…

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Logitech Security Cameras

Have you ever wondered what is going on in your house when you are not home?  Well I wondered the same thing, but not anymore.  I recently purchased a Logitech Alert outdoor camera system for my home.  I just wanted to see what my dogs were doing outside at night and not have to worry about other animals in the yard.  This camera system really delivers!  It was easy to setup and…

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Abt Exclusive

Adler Planetarium Gets Technical With Space

Chicago’s very own Adler Planetarium and its brand new Grainger Sky Theater are about to show us what 64 megapixel images look like on a big screen. Described as the “largest single seamless digital image in the world,” 20 projectors inside the planetarium will be hooked up to 45 computers processing data for various images and should provide some incredible images of our universe, all in one convenient location. The press release…

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Party Hard with the "Warden"

Recently the manager of our web sales department had a birthday.  Conrad S. came to work and saw his desk decorated to celebrate the occasion…but it wasn’t your basic confetti and streamers.  Megan M. from Abt.com thought it would be a great way to tease him by creating a “jail-themed” celebration where the “Warden” could enjoy a prison style birthday party.  From the custom made “jail bars” surrounding his cubicle, to the “ball…

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Get Registered at Abt!

Summer is fast approaching and that means weddings will be plentiful.  If you are one of the many individuals celebrating their wedding and haven’t found the best place to register, consider Abt Electronics.  Not only do we have a wide selection of appliances and electronics, but we also have an extensive registry program that is new and easy to use.  Even if you aren’t having a wedding we can help with birthday’s anniversaries, Confirmations and…

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Stay Connected with Abt

Ever wonder what’s the special of the week?  Did you want to get a better idea of what our store looks like if you’re not from the Chicagoland area?  Well, wonder no more by becoming a fan of us on Facebook.  Through out Abt Facebook page you will be up-to-date on the latest deals and promotions as well as an extensive photo album of all our events.  Visit Abt’s Facebook page for…

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A Visit from Austria

Herbert Haas, Jr, Melita Kreisel, Walter Kreisel & Jon Abt Abt’s retail and customer service experience is known across the globe.   Thanks to a visit by an Austrian business owner made over 15 years ago, a company, much like our own, holds a contest every year in search of the most innovative retailers in Austria. Spearheaded by the original owner of Haas Electronics in Austria, Herbert Haas and his son, Herbert Haas…

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Servicer of the Year Award

Abt Electronics has been named the regional winner of the BSH 2010 Servicer of the Year for the Mid West region. Abt is being recognized for offering our valued customers exceptional levels of service throughout the year. Congratulations to all our appliance service members for becoming the BSH Service of the Year Award Winners of 2010.  They will all most certainly keep up the good work!…

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Abt Earth Day Extravaganza!

Yesterday Abt Electronics celebrated Earth Day in style!  For starters we had on display an electric car from Tesla motors.  With a sleek design, it is also extremely energy efficient.  Up to 245 miles per charge and goes 0-60mph in 3.7 seconds, this car releases no tailpipe emissions. In addition to that, The Grove from Glenview Park District came out and showed our customers some of their popular reptiles like turtles and…

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Earth Day at Abt

This weekend we will be celebrating Earth Day this Sunday April 17th from 12pm,-4pm.  Come and enjoy free cookies, coffee, crafts for the children, an on-site mural painting by an artist, free slices of sample pizza from Villiage-Inn and much more.  Hope to see you there!…

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