Dealerscope News Collection

Bose Debuts RoomMatch Loudspeakers
November 19, 2014

Bose this week announced the arrival of three new RoomMatch Utility (RMU) loudspeaker models. The new RMU206, RMU108 and RMU105 will join the established RMU208 small-format sound-reinforcement loudspeaker.

Can You Create and Retain the Perfect Employee?
November 19, 2014

The ongoing battle for talent is real, and it is upon us every day.  Navigating the hundreds of economic and labor dynamics surrounding Millennials, insourcing, outsourcing, healthcare reform and other labor laws creates a complex struggle to find and retain the right people.  But we are in the retail industry, and we will always need a continuous pipeline of candidates to fill our jobs: full time, part time, entry-level and professional. With the decline of the unemployment rate, finding trained and available talent is increasingly challenging.  It’s a numbers game, but the numbers simply don’t add up.  That doesn’t mean we have run out of people; it means we are running out of people using the methods we used just a few years ago.

Samsung Bets on Quality, Not Quantity for 2015
November 18, 2014

It’s no secret Samsung’s mobile device portfolio has been a little all over the place lately, with hectic naming and brand dilution reaching unimaginable heights in 2014. It’s impossible to count each and every Sammy-made smartphone released in the past 12 months and preserve one’s mental health.

Nokia Debuts iPad-Style Tablet
November 18, 2014

The tablet market didn’t need yet another Android-running iPad mini lookalike, but the Nokia N1 is quite special. For one thing, it’s a surprisingly early sign Nokia is alive and kicking after selling its once mighty device manufacturing division to Microsoft.

Yamaha Introduces Network Hi-Fi Receiver
November 18, 2014

 Yamaha this week announced the arrival of its R-N301 network stereo receiver. The receiver supports AirPlay and DLNA connectivity, and is controlled by a free app. 


Séura Debuts Geo Design Collection
November 18, 2014

Séura this week announced the arrival of the  Séura Design Series, described by the company as "a family of mirror etching design collections." The first entry is the Geo Design Collection.