ITAD Organizations to Make Room For No-Contract Plans

ITAD vendors providing mobile companies with IT asset management services may need to keep watch on recent no-contract plans that are heightening the mobile device turnover rate. AT&T had a big announcement this week! According to the Dallas Business Journal, the mobile leader will soon be offering consumers no-contract smartphones and tablet computers on monthly…

Apple, Samsung Rival Takes Backseat as Partnership Blossoms

Since the launch of the first iPhone in 2007, mobile leader Samsung has been exclusively making chips for its biggest competitor, Apple. Even after ping-pong litigation between the two companies, Apple continues to take the saying “keep your enemies closer” to heart by working with Samsung again on manufacturing chips for its iOS devices. The…

Make IT Asset Management & ITAD Part of Your Data Security Process

You know the people who blindly yell at the screen during horror movies: “No! Don’t do it! Don’t go in there!” Well, that is how IT asset management and disposition (ITAD) organizations feel when companies throw caution to the wind when it comes to data security with IT equipment. Like any horror movie, a data…

Grand Opening of HOBI’S New Online Store!

HOBI is taking its business to the consumers with the launch of our brand new consumer retail site! Shop from the best brands including Apple, Samsung, HP, Dell and other leaders in quality electronics. The HOBI retail site is updated daily with new, refurbished and reconditioned items. Choose a model that fits your needs: Tablets…

Dell goes green with waste-free packaging

Excitement is in the air for recycling enthusiasts with the announcement of Dell’s push for completely waste-free packaging. The technology leader has stated its team will continue to work towards this goal and by 2020 100% of its packaging will either be recyclable or compostable at end-of-life. The packaging stream will be made completely out…

ITAD Risk Management

Don’t take any chances! Know your IT asset disposition (ITAD) provider and what certifications they possess. ITAD organizations who are certified Responsible Recyclers (R2) are experts in proper reverse logistics including: 1. Data security 2. Environmental practices 3. Proper e-waste disposal 4. Remarketing and reuse Be aware of the risks that come with not using…