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Warranty Group Sold for $1.5 Billion

The Warranty Group March 21, 2014

The Warranty Group has been sold from one private equity firm to another, going from Onex Corp to TPG Capital for about $1.5 billion....

Global Warranty Group Teams With Aaron's

Aaron's February 17, 2014

Global Warranty Group has announced an agreement with Aaron's, Inc., to become the exclusive provider of extended service programs for Aaron's. ...

Warranty Association Launches Online Survey

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The Global Warranty and Service Contract Association (GWSCA), a non-profit, worldwide volunteer organization made up of industry practitioners from all parts of the warranty...

Putting a Fresh Face on Warranties

Mike Frosch October 9, 2013

Mike Frosch, a 25-year warranty industry veteran, is now an entrepreneur looking to put a fresh face on the warranty business with his newly formed...

Assurant Acquires Lifestyle Services Group

Assurant Assures Its Growth September 16, 2013

Assurant Solutions, earlier this that it has agreed to acquire mobile phone insurance provider Lifestyle Service Group for  $160 million, from previous owner Phones 4u...

Warranty Veteran Frosch Founds PSG

PSG logo July 25, 2013

Mike Frosch, an industry veteran who was formerly president of the Warranty Group, has formed a new company called Personal Safeguards Group (PSG.) ...

Mostofi, on the Chartis Rebranding to AIG

AIG_JamesMostofi.JPG December 10, 2012

Chartis, which acquired Service Net in early 2012 and then integrated it into its U.S. Warranty Division, announced in November that it would rebrand as...

New Leaf’s Warranty Game Plan

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With a smorgasbord of warranty company choices in the market and service plans to offer customers to boost the profitability of a lower-priced TV sale,...

GWG Teams With iQmetrix

Global Warranty Group May 30, 2012

Global Warranty Group said this week that it has become a Select Consumer Solutions Partner with iQmetrix. The partnership is meant to provide wireless retailers...

Warranty : Help Customers Retrieve Devices

July 2011

Yougetitback is looking to help dealers add more value—and profit—to their extended warranty sales. Makers of mobile device recovery solutions, Yougetitback provides the technology behind...