Stories tagged: Best Buy
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 2:11 p.m.
Macy’s, Best Buy expanding same-day delivery service
Macy’s and Best Buy are expanding their same-day delivery as they aim to become more competitive with online leader Amazon.
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 9:55 a.m.
Retail CEOs meet with Trump, call meeting ‘productive’
President Donald Trump on Wednesday met with a group of executives from big-name retailers such as Target and Best Buy, a conversation in which the industry planned to make the …
Tue., May 24, 2016, 11:10 a.m.
Best Buy offers weak profit view; CFO stepping down
Best Buy Co. on Tuesday offered a disappointing profit outlook for the current quarter, weighed in part by a recent earthquake in Japan that hurt the availability of some highly …
Wed., July 16, 2014
Sheriff: Deputy fired for overbilling Best Buy for security work
A Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy was fired this week after he billed a local business for work he didn’t do, Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich said Tuesday. Deputy Charles “Chuck” …
Sun., Jan. 6, 2013
Despite positive developments, Best Buy still comes with risks
Shares of electronics retailer Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) have fallen by more than 40 percent over the past year, leaving some wondering whether it’s a bargain now. Well, opinions are …
Thu., Dec. 13, 2012
Retailers embrace price-checking shoppers
Many holiday shoppers this year are carrying powerful bargain-hunting tools: smartphones or tablets. With instant price-checking apps, smartphones have spawned a trend called showrooming. That’s what happens when a shopper …
Thu., March 29, 2012, 10:09 a.m.
Best Buy to cut costs and close stores
Best Buy Co. said it plans to close 50 U.S. big box stores and open 100 small mobile locations in the U.S. in fiscal 2013 and cut $800 million in …
Sun., May 1, 2011
Earnings report provides some upbeat news for Best Buy
Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) recently announced its 2010 fourth-quarter and full-year earnings, and most news coverage focused mainly on the negatives: weak TV sales; same-store sales down 4.6 percent; operating …
Sun., April 4, 2010
MINNEAPOLIS – Robert Stephens recalls with precision the night he signed the deal that would put his sassy startup, Geek Squad, under the massive corporate umbrella of Best Buy. Parked …
Fri., April 2, 2010
Stores say iPad hype outweighs supply
Some people will be able to walk into the two Spokane Best Buy stores on Saturday and buy an iPad, the new tablet computer developed by Apple. But they’ll be …