Dealerscope News Collection

Zibby Parent Company Raised $10 Million
November 20, 2014

COGNICAL,, the parent company of Zibby, announced this week that it has raised $10 million in equity and debt financing, which it plans to use to "help e-retailers grow sales to nonprime and underbanked consumers."

D&H Shares Black Friday Promotions
November 20, 2014

D&H Distributing said Wednesday that it is "working with its vendor partners to develop a roster of special promotions to help customers create competitive deals and boost revenues for Black Friday and Cyber Monday." 

Walter Schofield Joins SVS
November 20, 2014

SVS announced that industry veteran Walter Schofield, formerly president of Meridian America and global vice president of Harman, has joined SVS as director of global sales.

CEA Sees Record Black Friday Weekend Online
November 20, 2014

The Consumer Electronics Association predicted that more than 100 million Americans will shop online the weekend of Black Friday, according to a report issued this week by the Consumer Electronics Association. CEA also said that 143 million Americans will shop online and off this Black Friday weekend.

Best Buy Posts $107 Million Profit
November 20, 2014

Best Buy had a standout third quarter, earning a profit of $107 million, compared with $54 million the same period in 2013.

Apple Keeps Tablet Lead, Lenovo Emerging as Third
November 19, 2014

Apple has remained the leader in tablet market share, with Samsung till in second, while Lenovo has emerged as a strong third place contender, according to market research numbers released by ABI Research Wednesday. 

WYNIT Distributing Salutron Wearables
November 19, 2014

WYNIT this week announced that it has reached a distribution partnership withSalutron, Inc, described as "the foremost leader in heart-rate monitoring and precise biosensing wearables."