The slow uptake in smart home tech adoption could present an opportunity for retailers and others to create Hardware as a Service packages.
CE retailers went on quite the roller coaster ride during the first quarter of the new year, according to the Q1 2018 DS Index report.
If new research from Parks Associates is to be believed, local consumer electronics retailers, integration companies, and manufacturers in the smart home space could find themselves an entirely new potential bucket of revenue that fills a major need for consumers. Hardware as a Service (HaaS, we’ll call it), essentially flips the present-day retail model on […]
The March CE retail confidence level fell back a few more points in the latest DS Index report, driven mostly by independent retailers.
Of the 76 percent of people NRF surveyed who said they plan to watch the game, 8 percent said they planned to purchase a new TV this year.
The CE retail industry reached an all-time-high in confidence as 2018 gets underway, according to the latest Dealerscope CE Retail Confidence Index.