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Home-Technology Industry Braces for Tariff War: Are You Prepared?

CEDIA, CTA, smart-home dealers and manufacturers share fears and strategies for impending tariff wars: on raising prices, absorbing costs, and communicating with clients while avoiding political arguments.

Jason Knott · November 02, 2018

A/V Shop Sells Almost $280k in Samsung 8K QLEDs in 4 Hours

CE Pro 100 integrator Just One Touch/Video & Audio Center sells $285K in Samsung 8K TVs during wine-and-cheese event to early adopter clients.

Jason Knott · November 01, 2018

SoCal Integrator Redefines ‘Mall Kiosk’ with Strategic Space Outside Apple Store

CE Pro 100 integrator Just One Touch/Video & Audio Center adds creates technology showcase area directly outside Apple Store in affluent Beverly Hills-area mall.

Jason Knott · October 23, 2018

That Giant Sucking Sound is Your Profit, Sinking One Balun at a Time: CEDIA Expo Tech Talk

CEDIA Expo 2018 Tech Talk: It took 1.5 years for this CE Pro 100 integrator to select a vendor and implement an end-to-end software platform to run his business. It was grueling. It was expensive. But it was well worth it.

Julie Jacobson · October 09, 2018

RAM 1500 Truck Is High-Tech Office on Wheels

Is this your next vehicle? RAM 1500 truck at CEDIA Expo 2018 showcased integrated 8.4-inch dashboard touchscreen and mobile app.

Jason Knott · September 18, 2018

40% of All ADT Clients Now Use ADT Pulse

ADT reports 6% revenue boost and 73% of all new customers opt for ADT Pulse smart home automation. Pigeonholes Google, Amazon DIY security offerings as suitable for ‘renters.’

Jason Knott · August 10, 2018

Sonos IPO Sets Share Price at $17 to $19

Sonos will offer 13.9 million shares at $17 to $19 per share to raise $263M when it goes public.

Jason Knott · July 23, 2018

Now That’s How You Make $43.3 Million on Custom-Installed Technology

CE Pro 100 integrator Just One Touch / Video & Audio Center earns 45% of total revenues from custom installation by incorporating home automation into every part of the retailer’s new high-end L.A. mall location.

Jason Knott · June 27, 2018

These 9 ‘Bullet’ Brands Saw Tremendous Growth with CE Pro 100 Integrators in 2018

Companies should look to mirror the growth of companies like Sonos, Sonance, Chief, Screen Innovations and more in this year’s CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis.

CE Pro Editors · June 14, 2018

Pakedge and SonicWall Top Networking Brands Among Pros – CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis

Pakedge makes the most popular networking components and SonicWall makes the top cybersecurity products among CE Pro 100 home-technology integrators.

CE Pro Editors · June 14, 2018