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School’s Out: Summer Toys & Technology for Kids

Children running and laughing together in a sunny, green field of grass.

As the final bell rings and the school year ends, the kids are probably ready to welcome summer with open arms. While warm weather and a break from homework are a relief, finding ways for them to pass the time can be overwhelming. Throughout the sunny season, how do you discover new and exciting ways to entertain your youngster? Look no further than our recommendations on the best summer toys and technology…

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Father’s Day Gifts, as Chosen by Abt Dads

Father’s Day is on June 18 this year, and hopefully you have a plan to show your dad, husband, grandpa or brother how much they mean to you. If you’re still looking for Father’s Day gifts, though, we have you covered. We even asked some of the dads in our office what they’d love to receive from their spouse or kids this year! If you need inspiration, keep reading. Gifts for Dads…

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Happy Memorial Day 2023 from Abt!

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Today and everyday, Abt honors and remembers the fallen brave men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. May we never forget them and strive to make our country a better place in their honor. Happy Memorial Day 2023! It’s the unofficial start of summer and it’s a beautiful day. We hope you’re enjoying a long weekend of relaxing, swimming, grilling or whatever summer activities you’ve been missing.…

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Employee Spotlight! Patty Bannos

Patty Bannos sits in an Aireloom bed smiling at the camera. Text reads "Employee Spotlight, Patty Bannos".

There are so many reasons to love May, from Mother’s Day to warming weather to the start of summer vacation. Here at Abt, we’re excited to showcase May’s Employee Spotlight, Patty Bannos. And we couldn’t have picked a better person to represent the Mother’s Day spirit. Patty can be found in our mattress department, and Patty’s son Andrew has been working here at Abt for a couple of years, as well. That…

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PlayStation Showcase 2023: Unveiling the Future

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Sony’s PlayStation Showcase 2023 took place yesterday, May 24th. Last year, Sony’s State of Play event brought many new games, with this year’s event also delivering exciting new releases. This highly anticipated event announced the release of Fairgames and a remake of Metal Gear Solid 3, to name a few. Join us as we dive into the new games and noteworthy announcements from this year’s PlayStation Showcase. Metal Gear Solid Delta: Snake…

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Abt Exclusive Cooking Outdoor Products

New & Now: Traeger Flatrock Griddle

Close-up of the Traeger Flatrock Griddle with food cooking.

We’re excited to introduce the Traeger Flatrock Griddle, the perfect addition to your outdoor cooking arsenal. With its superior abilities and versatile design, this griddle is a must-have for anyone who loves to grill. One of the most impressive features is its ability to handle any dish and every meal. From cooking breakfast sausages and eggs to searing steak, this griddle can do it all. The Traeger Flatrock also delivers superior sizzle…

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Mother’s Day Brunch Menu With Bluestar!

Chef Susan measures ingredients while Abt's HR Lead Becky helps in the Abt BlueStar kitchen

Mother’s Day is almost upon us, and one of the best gifts you can give your mother, grandmother, wife or the mother figure in your life is a beautiful brunch to kick off the day. At the same time, many people develop a love of cooking from their mothers and grandmothers. That’s why our friends at BlueStar have crafted a beautiful Mother’s Day Brunch Menu designed to combine the best of sweet…

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Cooking With Darryl Comes To Abt!

Image of grill grates and burgers. Text reads Cooking with Daryl comes to Abt on 4/20 11am to 3 pm.

TikTok famous dad Darryl Postelnick (from the eponymous @CookingWith_Darryl) is coming to Abt! We’re excited to be hosting Cooking With Darryl, this Algonquin-father-turned-famous-TikTok-star on Saturday, May 20th, during our Weber Grill Demo! You can see him between 11 am and 3 pm as part of our summer grill demo lineup.  Darryl started his recipe-making role as Cooking With Darryl in 2020 when his daughter asked him to make a video together. Now,…

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Start Your Summer Right with New Grill Demos at Abt

Friends sitting at a table on an outdoor porch eating as someone else is grilling food next to them.

The weather is finally warming up for the season, which can mean only one thing: Abt’s annual grill demos are back! If you’re feeling the urge to do some backyard cooking, what better way to learn more than visiting our store to see your favorite grills in action? Not only will you get to bask in the summer sun, but you’ll also get to sample some tasty food from the pit masters…

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Celebrate Earth Day with Abt

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Tomorrow is Earth Day, the perfect chance for us to give back to the planet and do some good. If you know anything about Abt, you know that we’re an earth-conscious company always trying to reduce our environmental impact. We’ve been recognized for our efforts and hope to set an example for other retailers looking to make the world a little better. Do you want to get on board with going green?…

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