Brand Source

Brand Source Unveils ExpertTech Cloud-based POS Platform
August 29, 2012

The 1,000 dealers represented at the 2012 Las Vegas-held Brand Source 2012 Convention this week witnessed the demonstration of a new cloud-based point-of-sale (POS) system developed by the buying group that will connect all members.

Brand Source & HES: Programs & Prognostications
August 29, 2012

Here are some observations that Brand Source CEO Bob Lawrence and HES executive vice president Jim Ristow made during the group’s Las Vegas-held 2012 Convention this week about their members’ businesses and about what they are doing – beyond the major initiative of the new ExpertTech cloud-based POS platform – to refine the suite of services they offer to help their dealers get more feet in the door and more profits in the coffer:

Snapshots from the Brand Source 2012 Convention
August 28, 2012

During a sneak peek reception Monday night, new vendors and new categories were evident across the three sprawling show floors at the Brand Source 2012 Convention in Las Vegas’ Caesars Palace. It runs through Wednesday, Aug. 29 th. Stay tuned to this web site for followup coverage of the full agenda. (Photos: Nancy Klosek)

BrandSource Enhances App
June 12, 2012

BrandSource Monday announced a series of enhancements to its app, meant to deal with the issue of "showrooming." 

The top improvement, the company said, is that the app features a price comparison chart, which displays when the customer expresses interest in a product.

BrandSource Intros App, Expert Warehouse II, at Vegas Convention
August 31, 2011

The BrandSource buying group broadened both its informational and logistics reaches Tuesday, when it formally unveiled the BrandSource App mobile application along with the Expert Warehouse 2 initiative resulting from its new partnership with Ingram Micro.

Colder’s Acquires Flanner’s
July 9, 2010

The locally owned Milwaukee-based four-store home furnishings/appliances/CE retailer Colder’s announced Friday that it has acquired locally-based CE specialty retailer Flanner’s Home Entertainment.