Best Buy Co.

  1. Best Buy Shares Drop On Poor Holiday Performance

    January 16, 2014 10:34 AM EST Best Buy said Thursday that a key sales barometer fell during the holiday shopping season, stung partly by weakness in the U.S. and a retail environment heavy on promotions. Best Buy Posts 3Q Profit, Sales Flat Best Buy's Retail Strategy Boos ...

  2. Best Buy Reports Q1 Loss on Restructuring Costs

    May 21, 2013 3:21 PM EDT Best Buy Co. on Tuesday reported a loss for its fiscal first quarter as it sold its stake in Best Buy Europe and works on a turnaround plan that includes cutting costs and closing some stores. Its adjusted earnings beat Wall Street expectations, ...

  3. Morning Fix: Pandora Pays Out Millions; Best Buy CFO Steps Down; Rolling Stones Adding Dates

    October 10, 2012 7:45 AM EDT Head HERE to subscribe to Billboard's free music-business newsletters KOBALT TO INVEST $100 MILLION IN ADVANCES, COPYRIGHTS: The Kobalt Music Group, via funds raised by Kobalt Capital Ltd, plans to invest $100 million over the next 12 months ...

  4. Morning Fix: UK Olympics Bump, Best Buy's New CEO, Beyonce's 1B Friends, Death at V Festival

    August 20, 2012 8:22 AM EDT Olympics Bump Sends Emeli Sande (and 123 Others) Up UK Charts Scottish singer-songwriter Emeli Sandé's album is back to No. 1 on the U.K. charts following her appearance at the London 2012 Olympics. Fifty-seven of this week's Top 200 alb ...

  5. Best Buy to Close 50 Big-Box Stores, Open 100 Mobile Locations

    March 29, 2012 11:16 AM EDT Best Buy Co. said it plans to close 50 big box stores and open 100 small mobile locations in the U.S. in fiscal 2013 and cut $800 million in costs by fiscal 2015. The news came Thursday as the biggest U.S. specialty electronics retailer posted a f ...

  6. Best Buy, TiVo, Walgreens Hacked Over the Weekend

    April 04, 2011 7:19 AM EDT Best Buy Co., TiVo Inc., and Walgreen Co. are the latest in a seemingly endless string of companies to warn over the weekend that hackers gained access to customers' files, including email addresses. The companies all use the same marketing a ...

  7. Best Buy Beats Expectations, Eyes Buyouts

    December 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST The basics: * EPS 35 cents vs. estimate 24 cents * Revenue up 16 percent * Buyout offered to corporate staff * Store openings to be reduced next year * Shares up 15.5 percent Best Buy Co. reported better-than expected quarterly results on Tuesday ...

  8. Circuit City Files For Bankruptcy Protection

    November 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST Circuit City Stores Inc., the nation's second-biggest electronics retailer, filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday (Nov. 10) but plans to stay open for business as the busy holiday shopping season approaches. It filed under Chapter 11 of t ...

  9. NARM Reveals Awards Finalists

    June 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT NARM has unveiled the finalists for its 2003-04 Merchandiser and Supplier of the Year Awards. Billboard Information Group is a finalist in the category of related products and services, as is sister c NARM has unveiled the finalists for its 2003-0 ...

  10. NARM Reveals Awards Finalists

    June 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT NARM has unveiled the finalists for its 2003-04 Merchandiser and Supplier of the Year Awards. Billboard Information Group is a finalist in the category of related products and services, as is sister c NARM has unveiled the finalists for its 2003-0 ...

  11. Best Buy Canada Firing Up Digital Music Service

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Best Buy Canada has set a June 12 launch date for an á la carte online digital-music store, Bonfire. Best Buy Canada has set a June 12 launch date for an á la carte online digital-music store, Bonfire. The service will sell most tracks fo ...

  12. Best Buy Canada Firing Up Digital Music Service

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Best Buy Canada has set a June 12 launch date for an á la carte online digital-music store, Bonfire. Best Buy Canada has set a June 12 launch date for an á la carte online digital-music store, Bonfire. The service will sell most tracks fo ...