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Best Buy Reports Strong Q1; Boosts Full-Year Outlook

Best Buy’s stock leaps 13% in pre-market trading after reporting 1.5% domestic revenue growth in Q1. Outlook for year boosted to 2.5% growth.

Jason Knott · May 25, 2017

American Alarm Acquires Security Design Consultants

HTSA member Audio Video Design (AVD) sells its sister company’s 1,800 security accounts to American Alarm. Terms were not disclosed.

Jason Knott · May 24, 2017

Vivint, Best Buy, ADT Top CE Pro 100 List of Smart-Home Integrators of 2017

CE Pro’s 2017 list of the highest revenue custom installation companies saw a whopping 24 percent increase in revenues over the last year, led by smart-home giants Vivint, Best Buy and ADT.

Jason Knott · May 16, 2017

Sony ‘Speakerless’ TV Debuts at CE Pro 100 Integrator

Sony chooses CE Pro 100 integrator Just One Touch/Video & Audio Center to unveil $5,498 4K OLED Ultra HD TV with Acoustic Surface Technology.

Jason Knott · May 10, 2017

2017 CE Pro 100

CE Pro presents the CE Pro 100, our annual list of the highest revenue custom installation companies, led by led by Vivint Smart Home, Best Buy and ADT in 2017.

April 26, 2017

How CE Pro 100 Custom Installation Firms Handle Hiring Challenges

CE Pro top 100 integrators respond to labor crisis with focused programs for career development to attract and retain technicians and salespeople.

CE Pro Editors · April 24, 2017

Vivint Gets Clever with Bear Themed Smart Doorbell YouTube Videos

Vivint Smart Home’s ‘Life Happens at the Front Door’ campaign got clever with several YouTube commercials depicting a costumed ‘bear’ utilizing the Vivint doorbell camera.

Jason Knott · March 16, 2017

N.J. Integrator Boosts Website Traffic by 1700%, Tops Google Rankings

Hi-Fi Sales in Cherry Hill, N.J., takes new online strategy to drive eyeballs, engage with potential clients, and rank No. 1 in 25 keyword phrases in Google. How did he do it?

Jason Knott · December 21, 2016

Case Study: How to Build, Leverage Strong Relationships with Builders

Contractual model between builder ARBC and integrator AAMI in Florida is shining example of full transparency and how two-stage contract works — one for ‘fixed’ equipment and one for ‘non-fixed.’ Also, top 10 criteria builders look for in hiring CE pros.

Jason Knott · October 07, 2016

CE Pro Brand Analysis 2016

Download this brand study to learn more about which custom electronic brands are preferred.

June 01, 2016