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Jon Abt Interview Featured in Hub Magazine

The Hub Magazine wrote a segment in their April issue titled, “Trading Places: Retail is Where Cyberspace Meets the Marketplace”.  In it, they discuss with several retail CEO’s where they draw their inspiration and what they see as a positive way to run retail, but online and in stores.  Jon Abt after being asked what is a best kept…

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The Good Guys Visit Abt Electronics

Australian electronics and appliance chain “The Good Guys” made a trip to Abt Electronics all the way from down under to experience American retail practices.  Sales representative Joe Klett took them on a tour of our store’s showroom and warehouse, going over our history.  After, owner Jon Abt fielded questions and further explained how we handle our large volume…

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Abt Post Sales Specialties

Abt Electronics was featured in a recent article on WarrantyWeek.com.  We here at Abt are known for our great selection and award winning customer service, but what a lot of people don’t know is that our service, extends post sale.  When it comes to servicing our electronics and appliances we are with our customers every step of the…

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Lights, Camera, and Bold Chat

Abt’s employees work 24 hours a day to keep day-to-day operations running at the high standards set by generations of the Abt family. Most day employees arrive between 3-9am, although employees come and go all day and night long. Thursday began like most, with one major exception, at 8:30am Ross Haskell, the director of marketing at Bold Software,…

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The Institute of Packaging Professionals visits Abt

Tuesday evening, the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP), Chicago Chapter, toured Abt. The IoPP is a group, “dedicated to creating networking and educational opportunities that help packaging professionals succeed” (IoPP, 2010). I spoke with Craig Jarvis, Senior Packaging Engineer at Pactiv, about what this group hopes to learn at Abt. He wanted to see “what we offer the…

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Sonos Co-Founder Visits Abt

Today, Abt had some special visitors. The co-founder of Sonos, Tom Cullen, and Sonos’ senor public relations manager, Tom Meyer, came to see the store, meet with Jon (Abt) and discuss their products. Their first stop was in Abt’s Apple Store, home to the Sonos ZPS 5 Zone player. It’s got two tweeters, two 3″ mid-range drivers, and…

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Abt and the Pink Heals Tour–One Night Only

Life Source, the Glenview Fire Department, and Abt are teaming up to beat cancer by bringing the Pink Heals Tour to our Parking lot today between 6 and 10 p.m. This cross country tour has been raising money and taking blood donations to support women and all patients with cancer. All registered donors for the event will be…

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