MEGA Group Works With Members to Increase TV Sales
"Many of the furniture and appliance dealers will have a small electronics display, but the products are still displayed the way they were 20 years ago, as opposed to the vignettes, setting up the home theaters …,” Bellows said
Rob Hawkins of Hawkins Home and Lawn in Mountain Grove, Mo., is one dealer who said he's ready to bring back TVs. He’s currently searching for a manufacturer with a strong value line of sets. "Our customers ask us for them," he said. "They're also a good traffic driver."
Richard and Gayle Allen of Allen's Furniture, with three stores in Virginia and West Virginia, already carry TVs from Panasonic, Samsung, Sanyo and LG. But, after sitting through the "Total HD Experience" session, given by Almo’s Jack Halperin, the Allens are thinking of carrying more advanced sets.