Category Archives: Appliance & Electronics

10th Annual Extended Warranty & Service Contract Innovations National Forum

10th Annual Extended Warranty & Service Contract Innovations National Forum

Extended Warranty & Service Contract Innovations is your gateway to learning new tools and strategies across industries to streamline operations, improve customer service, optimize your marketing & sales programs, and ensure compliance with evolving regulations.

The community focuses on how to drive down costs and think creativity about new ways to provide value and expand market share. See more at: https://www.warrantyinnovations.com

Use discount code WN300 to get a $300 discount off the price of registration.

Asurion Teams Up with Staples to Help Customers Get More from Their Tech

New Protection and Support Plans Provide One-Click Access to a Live Tech Expert to Help with Everything from Setting Up Your New Device, Troubleshooting Wi-Fi, Optimizing Your Home Network and More

Full release: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/asurion-teams-up-with-staples-to-help-customers-get-more-from-their-tech-300829595.html

Dealerscope 2019 Warranty Roundtable: What Warrants an ESP Sale?

Dealerscope article on service contracts in the appliance and electronics retail channel. Executives from AIG, Assurant, Asurion, Centricity, Mack, Marsh, OnPoint, Personal Safeguards Group, SquareTrade and Warrantech share initiatives.

Full Article: https://www.dealerscope.com/article/2019-warranty-roundtable-what-warrants-an-esp-sale/

ServicePower Announces Partnership with Safeware to Implement Comprehensive Third-Party Solution Suite

Safeware’s Authorized Service Network will use Claims, Dispatch and Onboarding solutions by ServicePower

Full Release: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/servicepower-announces-partnership-with-safeware-to-implement-comprehensive-third-party-solution-suite-300821824.html

Microsoft Renews Extended Protection Services Agreement with AmTrust

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. announced today at the CES Show in Las Vegas that it has extended its partnership providing protection plans to Microsoft customers for an additional four years.  The parties have had a contractual relationship since 2009. 

Release: https://globenewswire.com/news-release/2019/01/07/1681256/0/en/Microsoft-Renews-Extended-Protection-Services-Agreement-with-AmTrust.html

OnPoint Warranty Closes Series A Funding Round

Investment in Business Positions Company for Growth

OnPoint Warranty Solutions, LLC, a leading provider of underwriting, service contract, and manufacturer’s warranty programs, plus logistics and service administration, has closed on its Series A  funding from prominent Louisville business investors.

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Act Now and Save: 9th Annual Extended Warranty & Service Contract Innovations National Forum

October 1-3, 2018

Make sure and use Discount Code WN300 to Save $300.

The 9th Annual Extended Warranty & Service Contract Innovations National Forum features over 40+ top flight speakers and many new multi-industry case studies. Join us for this highly acclaimed event providing comprehensive coverage on the full spectrum of your business processes. This year’s agenda focuses on:

  • Customer Service
  • Disruptive Technology
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Legal & Regulatory
  • Risk Management & Product Quality.

Due to popular demand we have added industry-specific roundtables where you gain vital insights and have your questions answered by industry experts.

Plus immediately following the main conference, you can attend the 2 exclusive add-on forums.

For complete details:  http://www.warrantyinnovations.com/index.html

Make sure and use Discount Code WN300 to Save $300.

Domestic & General hires bank to plot £1.5bn stock market return

Domestic & General’s owner has hired Rothschild to return it to the London stock market 11 years after delisting, Sky News learns.

Article:  https://news.sky.com/story/domestic-general-hires-bank-to-plot-15bn-stock-market-return-11490092

Credit card companies quietly reducing or eliminating benefits

Several credit card companies have been quietly reducing or eliminating benefits that have been around for decades.

Report from Boston25: https://www.boston25news.com/news/credit-card-companies-quietly-reducing-or-eliminating-benefits/826671306