- Escaping Digital Overload In The New Year:
VTech encourages people to reconnect with the ones that matter most,as Americans rank being constantly accessible for work and keeping up with technology changes as top tech stressors
BEAVERTON, Ore., January 11, 2011 – According to a new survey1 conducted by independent market research firm Toluna and the No. 1 U.S. cordless phone manufacturer VTech Communications, Americans are feeling overwhelmed by the constant accessibility and influx of digital information of the 21st century. In fact, when asked to rank the most stressful technologyrelated issues, consumers cited “being constantly accessible for work” and “keeping up with all the technology changes” as the top two sources of stress (33 percent and 20 percent, respectively).
This issue hit closest to home for 25-to-34-year-olds – nearly a quarter (23 percent) said that they now spend more time working because of today's technology capabilities. Yet, the newest digital tools that keep consumers constantly connected also may be the least desired. When asked what they could “live without for a day,” 33 percent of survey respondents chose social networking and 28 percent chose text messaging.
The feeling of being buried by a constant deluge of information is becoming universal. Created to teach consumers to remember and embrace the art of...
- Axucena Cierco Shares Her Fondest Holiday Memories
Enter for a Chance to Win a VTech Phone During the Holidays
BEAVERTON, Ore., November 30, 2010 – National television correspondent and mother, Azucena Cierco, knows how it feels to be separated from her family during the holidays and has partnered with VTech® Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of VTech Holdings Ltd. (HKSE: 303; ADR: VTKHY) and the largest U.S. cordless phone manufacturer, to help Latina moms stay in touch with their families through a series of Twitter® giveaways . As a recent survey confirms, the holidays are an important time for Latino families to gather together, share stories and pass on traditions within the generations. However, for many families separated from their loved ones, sharing and keeping traditions can prove more difficult.
“Although my parents live with me in the United States, my sisters, grandmother and aunts still live in Mexico. Getting together every year becomes difficult especially during the holidays,” says Cierco. “I try to connect with them as much as possible during the year, but the holidays are when I miss them and their stories the most.”
Independent research group Toluna/Greenfield Online recently conducted a VTech-sponsored survey of Latina moms and found that staying in touch with family is a main priority during the holidays...
- Celebrate Holiday Traditions Through The Power Of Storytelling
According to survey, consumers spend more time shopping than with friends and family during the holidays, yet want more time for one-on-one connections
BEAVERTON, Ore., November 18, 2010 – The holidays may be the most important time to reconnect with loved ones – yet more than half of consumers only spend the same or less time with friends and family compared to the rest of the year, according to a new survey1 conducted by independent market research firm Toluna and VTech® Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of VTech Holdings Ltd. (HKSE: 303; ADR: VTKHY) and the largest U.S. cordless phone manufacturer.
What are consumers doing when they should be spending time with loved ones? The survey showed that Americans spend more time shopping for gifts or...
- Americans Say, "Give Me Talk, Not Text"
BEAVERTON, Ore., June 28, 2010 – According to a survey conducted by VTech¬ Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of VTech Holdings Ltd. (HKSE: 303; ADR: VTKHY) and the largest U.S. cordless phone manufacturer, 97 percent of participants believe talking regularly is important for healthy relationships. More than sixty percent want to use the phone more to stay in touch with friends and family, as opposed to popular tools such as email, texting, and social networking websites.
In an effort to highlight the power of real conversations, VTech today launched StayGrounded.com, a place where consumers can learn about building...
Value-Rich 2010 Lineup Offers Range Over 1,500 Feet and Affordable Multiple-Handset Bundles
BEAVERTON, Ore., January 25, 2010 – VTechª Communications, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of VTech Holdings Ltd. (HKSE: 303; ADR: VTKHY) and the largest U.S. cordless phone manufacturer, today announced its new 2010 lineup with models all priced under $100. Coming to retailers and online in spring 2010, VTech's newest offerings include the industry's first push-to-talk DECT 6.0 system, delivering the fastest, clearest communication possible.
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