Abt Electronics is one of largest independent retailers in the United States of consumer electronics, major appliances and furniture. Abt operates at a single location in Glenview, Illinois, on 37-acres of land, and (since 1997) through an online retail site. The store is a family-owned business that has served the Chicago market since 1936.
In October 2008, David and Jewel Abt will be inducted into the Consumer Electronics Hall of Fame.
Jewel Abt, 96.(Twice News)(Jewel Fischman Abt, who founded Abt Electronics with husband David Abt, died early this )(Brief Article)
Oct 27, 2003; CHICAGO -- Jewel Fischman Abt, who founded area retailer Abt Electronics 67 years ago with husband David Abt, died early this...