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NYNE Expands to Four New Retailers
October 29, 2014

The NYNE brand announced Tuesday that it has added four new retailers in North America: DataVision Computer & Electronics, f.y.e. for your entertainment, Micro Center, and Premium Home Leisure

3D Printing: First Steps on the Path to Mainstream
August 20, 2014

3D Printing is still in its infancy but marketers are already predicting a mainstream demand for 3D printers and 3D-printed products. As 3D printing becomes integrated into both physical and online sales spaces, the industry potential becomes clearer.
Current trends reveal a variety of needs for 3D printing in personal and professional areas of life. According to Sam Cervantes, CEO of Soilidoodle, the company is seeing more features and increased usability for mainstream consumer adoption.

Warranty Group Teams With Micro Center
January 4, 2014

The Warranty Group announced Friday that it has reached a multi-year agreement with retailer Micro Center, in order to provide support for its national Protection Plan program. 

Dealerscope Names 2013 40 Under 40
June 20, 2013

They come from a variety of backgrounds, possess different skills and work in diverse fields within the CE industry. But this year’s 40 Under 40 nominees share the common traits of leadership, intelligence, perseverance, determination and hard work that have earned them a home in this prestigious category.

BenQ Has A New Story To Tell
January 3, 2013

Retail sales associates love to have a good story to tell customers regarding particular products. BenQ has recently come up with a few—as well as a handful of new products—it would love retailers to share.

Galaxy Tab 10.1 Arrives
June 17, 2011

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 will officially be available nationwide Friday in retail stores such as Fry’s Electronics, Best Buy, Amazon, Newegg, Tiger Direct, and Micro Center.  The 16GB Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 will be available for $499, while the 32GB model will be available for $599.  The Galaxy Tab 10.1 has already debuted at Union Square in New York City

SteelSeries Targets Growing Serious-Gamer Market
April 18, 2008

The Denmark-based gaming accessories maker SteelSeries has been a fixture in the European market since its inception in 2001. Now, the company, with a base in the Chicago area, is poised to broaden its distribution in the U.S. beyond its current Internet sales footprint. The company plans to more widely address a 55-million-household gamer demographic, with what newly appointed CEO and former Motorola executive Bruce Hawver says is a “gamer-driven” product suite offering “winning is everything” features that give users a competitive advantage – and dealers product margins ranging anywhere from 30 to 40 points. The brand is also in the 21-store

DEALERSCOPE’S TOP 101 CE RETAILERS Sponsored by: Rank Rank CE Sales % CE Change Total Sales No. of Stores 2006 2005 Retailer 2006 2005 ‘06 vs. ‘05 2006 2005 2006 2005 Company News
March 1, 2007

1 1 Dell 37.43 B 36.28 B 3.17 37.43 B 36.28 B 1 N/A 1 Dell Way Round Rock, TX 78682 512-338-4400 www.dell.com Michael Dell Public, EO (MO/Web) 2 2 Best Buy 22.48 B 19.45 B 15.58 29.97 B 26.65 B 858 742 7601 Penn Ave. South Richfield, MN 55423 612-291-1000 www.bestbuy.com Bradbury H. Anderson Public, ATVM (+Web) 3 3 Wal-Mart 23.49 B 21.68 B 1.81 234.87 B 216.77 B 3,689 3,461 702 SW Eighth St. Bentonville, AR 72716 479-273-4000 www.walmartstores.com H. Lee Scott Jr. Public, MM (+Web) 4 4 Circuit City 11.93 B 10.79 B 10.56 11.93 B 10.79 B 653 631 9950 Maryland Dr. Richmond, VA 23233 804-527-4000 www.circuitcity.com Philip J. Schoonover Public, EO (+Web) 5 5 Staples 8.1 B 7.23 B 12.03 15.41 B 13.85 B 1,576 1,491 500 Staples