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hhgregg plans to open ten new locations in South Florida in the next few weeks. The push, first announced in May, will bring new stores to Aventura, Boca Raton, Ft. Lauderdale, Hialeah, Pembroke Pines, Pinecrest, Sawgrass, the Treasure Coast Mall, Wellington and West Palm Beach.

Jeff Hoover acknowledges that he never paid much attention to the supply of Japanese products arriving at the West Palm Beach showroom of Audio Advisors. Televisions and stereos showed up like clockwork.

But last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami shut down electronics and auto factories in Japan, the world's third-largest economy, leaving sellers of Japanese cars and electronics to wonder how their businesses will be affected.

"Nothing's happened yet, but we've gotten different releases saying things are going to affect television supplies and car stereo supplies

South Florida retailer Rosner's will mark 100 years in business this month, the company said. Rosner's, based in West Palm Beach, has been a member of the Nationwide Marketing Group for the last 20 years. 

A little-known company that sells a low-cost device for delivering Internet-based phone service has been posting huge sales, the AP reported Tuesday. The MagicJack, which was invented by Dan Borislow and made by Florida-based YMax Corp., sells for $39.95 – a price that includes a year of free calls- and has been selling 8,000 to 9,000 units per day, according to the AP. These sales beat both of both established competitor Vonage and a similar service now being offered by cable giant Comcast. YMax, which is not to be confused with WiMAX, is based in West Palm Beach, Fla. What do you

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