Category Archives: Appliance & Electronics

8th Annual Extended Warranty and Service Contract Innovations Event

Connectivity is today’s key success ingredient in service contract & warranty customer care. Hear from Amazon, Microsoft, GM, GE, Electrolux, and AMT Warranty about Customer Care in the New Digital Age and how connectivity is dramatically transforming the Warranty and Service Contract industry. We are proud to announce the 2017 agenda for this highly acclaimed 8th Annual Extended Warranty and Service Contract Innovations event, taking place September 13-15, 2017, at the Renaissance Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee. Use WN300 for a $300 discount. Register today at: http://www.warrantyinnovations.com.

Don’t miss hearing from 40 top industry leaders from multiple key industries in the extended warranty/service contract market. This all new event features ground breaking innovations ranging from sales, marketing, coverage, new technologies to customer experience, risk, legal, and global ventures.

EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants acquires After, Inc.

EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today the acquisition of After, Inc. – a product warranty analytics firm based in Norwalk, Conn.

Source:  http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/epic-acquires-product-warranty-analytics-specialist-after-inc-300475503.html

PSG launches Home and Auto Deductible Reimbursement Programs

Personal Safeguards Group, LLC, a leading specialty insurance and warranty advisory and brokerage firm, launches a new Auto and Home Deductible Reimbursement Insurance solution for Affinity Marketers, OEMs, Financial Services firms and Sellers.

Auto Deductible Reimbursement Insurance

Home Deductible Reimbursement Insurance

Safeware Says Unlucky Accidents Cause Damage to Consumer Electronics

Some of Safeware’s customers don’t seem to have luck on their side as devices experience uncommon types of accidental damage.

Full Article:  http://www.marketwired.com/press-release/safeware-says-unlucky-accidents-cause-damage-to-consumer-electronics-2199021.htm

ServiceBench® Rolls Out Warranty Claims System with HVAC Manufacturer

ServiceBench, the leading provider of integrated service management solutions, announced a contract win with Tradewinds Climate Systems® the world’s largest manufacturer of specialized heating, ventilation and air conditioning products.

Source:  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/servicebench-rolls-warranty-claims-system-131000597.html

Fortegra Introduces Sanjay Vara as Executive VP and Chief Underwriting Officer

Vara brings nearly 30 years of experience to Fortegra’s specialty programs underwriting division

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (January 24, 2016) – Fortegra®, a leading specialty insurer and a subsidiary of Tiptree Financial Inc. (NASDAQ: TIPT), today announces the addition of Sanjay Vara as Executive Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer for Consumer Products. Sanjay will continue to expand the scope of programs underwritten through Fortegra, and work to grow the company’s international presence.

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Product Warranty Insurance

Product Warranty Insurance may help companies seeking options to offer clients a longer product limited warranty versus their traditional warranty.  Product Warranty Insurance or a Service Contract program may offer a solution to increase the warranty – yet transfer the risk to an insurance company or service contract provider.

Source:  http://productwarrantyinsurance.com

Buyer beware, fine print is required reading

A case brought before the District Court of Maryland, Queen Anne’s County, lends the reminder to “read the fine print”.

Article:  http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/qa/community/news/article_b13b6470-c69c-5d78-95e0-17c5132360d8.html

Fortegra and Qmadix Partner to offer Screen Protector Product Guarantee

Qmadix’s Invisible First-Defense liquid glass screen protector now comes with a full warranty

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (January 17, 2016) – Fortegra®, a Tiptree Financial Inc. company (NASDAQ:TIPT), today announced a new partnership with tech gadget and accessory equipment manufacturer Qmadix. Delivering on its promise to help customers and partners Experience More, Fortegra has designed a product warranty program specifically for Qmadix’s Invisible First-Defense liquid glass screen protector product.

Full Release:   http://blog.fortegra.com/press-release-fortegra-qmadix-partnership

Limited Warranty, Product Warranty Insurance & Service Contract Solutions

Membership based Limited Warranty Solutions for Internet of Things (IOT) Smart Devices & Connected Devices

Source:  http://productwarrantyinsurance.com