Retailing

Z-Wave Alliance Adds Lowe's as New Member
September 3, 2015 at 11:50 am

The Z-Wave Alliance, a global consortium of over 325 member companies supporting the Z-Wave wireless IoT standard, has announced that home improvement company Lowe's has joined its membership with the Iris by Lowe's smart home solution.

Mitch Klein moves from URC to Z-Wave Alliance
September 2, 2015 at 12:26 pm

Longtime URC executive and former CEDIA President Mitch Klein is now the executive director of the Z-Wave Alliance. “With over 30 years of leadership in the CE and smart home channels, Klein takes leadership reigns at the Alliance at pivotal point in Z-Wave growth,” said the group, which called Klein a “results-driven, hands-on industry leader.”

Masters of Their Craft
August 23, 2015 at 5:18 pm

MECP Master Technicians in tech support and product development

Dealerscope Week In Review - August 21st, 2015
August 21, 2015 at 2:54 am

LG expands its audio line-up, Samsung hosts it's Unpacked event, and Apple employs a new retail strategy. All this and more in the Dealerscope Week in Review.

Staples Launches Online Crowd Funded Product Store
August 12, 2015 at 2:05 pm

Staples has revealed its latest online store, Crowd2Shelf, which was created by Fundable and sponsored by Staples to bring startup products to consumers across the country.

Video and Audio Center Holds Job Fair
August 12, 2015 at 10:37 am

Joseph Akhtarzad, co-owner of Southern California retailer Video and Audio Center, held the store’s largest Job Fair to date this month. The company had 81 openings for sales associates, management trainees and custom installers and more than 200 people showed up to apply.

D&H Distributing Announces New England Technology Show Date
August 6, 2015 at 11:48 am

D&H Distributing has announced the date and location for its 25th Annual New England Technology Show. The show will take place on August 11, 2015 at the Boston Marriott Quincy Hotel, and will feature close to 500 attendees at the show.

Cristiano Ronaldo Partners with Monster and eBay
August 4, 2015 at 10:46 am

Professional soccer player, Cristiano Ronaldo, announced his new role as co-founder of ROC Live Life Loud, a new consumer electronics company. ROC LLL is a joint venture partnership with Monster Products.