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6/18/2021

Josh.ai continues to grow its presence in the CI channel by partnering with sales rep firm Market Share. In the Pacific Northwest, Market Share represents the best in Consumer Electronics offerings. Their expertise and presence in the industry have established them as one of the region's leading marketing firms.

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6/18/2021

AHA Distributing is growing again due to dealer demand doubling their shopping space to 2,600 square feet packed with products for dealers to have an easier than ever, hands-on shopping experience. AHA has also added 900 square feet of training facility on the second floor of the building that is completely automated.

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6/18/2021

Discussion Questions: How long do you see supply chain challenges lasting, and what impact do you expect them to have on the holiday selling season? What mitigation measures or contingency planning would you advise retailers to take to reduce the impact of supply chain disruptions?

6/18/2021

To know Len Tweten was to know he was part Forest Gump, part Warren Buffet, part Rockstar and all Len Tweten. He responded to every form of beauty innocently and without judgment. Most significantly, Len was that rarest of men: both wonderfully successful and relentlessly humble, generous and grateful for every opportunity given him. He never hesitated and he never rushed and never, never, never gave up…

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6/18/2021

With summer starting and the popularity of swimming pools skyrocketing, Vivint has released a new, free feature for the Vivint Outdoor Camera Pro to help increase pool safety.

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6/18/2021

If you consider yourself a forgetful type, the Samsung Galaxy SmartTag might just be the godsend you've been waiting for. From wallets to keychains to finicky pets, we all lose stuff from time to time, and Samsung has your back with its smarter-than-average key finder, which uses a Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) chip to keep all your valuables under your thumb -- or at least nearby.

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6/18/2021

It's time to vote for the winners of the 2021 TWICE VIP awards!

As the only awards voted on exclusively by consumer tech retailers and distributors, winning a TWICE VIP Award demonstrates your device has what it takes to resonate with consumers and succeed on the shelves. TWICE VIP Award winners will be announced in the TWICE August print issue, online and in TWICE the SmartBrief newsletter.

Online voting begins June 21 and ends at 11:59 PM PST this Sunday, June 27th.

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6/18/2021

Both Apple Music and Amazon Music have made some big changes. Apple Music has launched both lossless music streaming and spatial audio support, while Amazon has taken the lossless capabilities of its Amazon Music HD tier and added the high-fidelity feature to Amazon Music Unlimited at no extra charge.

These music apps are therefore much better deals than from a few weeks ago, but which one is better? In this Apple Music vs. Amazon Music face-off we'll compare the features, availability and value of each service to find out which is more deserving of your listening time.

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Tom's Guide
6/18/2021

TWICE recently sat down virtually with Jim Sanduski, President, Sharp Home Electronics Company of America (SHCA) and Peter Weedfald, Senior V.P. of Sales and Marketing, SHCA to chat about how Sharp is bringing Simply Better Living to homeowners across the nation with their innovative and health-minded appliance lines.

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6/18/2021

In an 18-month period that saw the launches of Apple TV Plus, Disney Plus, Quibi, Peacock, HBO Max, Discovery Plus and Paramount Plus, the term "subscription fatigue" emerged into the lexicon--a kind of conventional wisdom that the market would expand only so much to accommodate so many new entrants.

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