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Is Best Buy following CompUSA, Circuit City to certain doom?

Is Best Buy on the same slow but steady march to failure taken by CompUSA and Circuit City?

By March 29, 2012

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The strange and inglorious history of tech boutique retailers

Samsung plans to put mini stores within all of Best Buy's stores in the next three months. Can it succeed where others have failed?

By April 3, 2013

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The world is better off with Best Buy alive than dead

commentary Best Buy talks a lot about survival these days. It would be the last big box specialty electronics retailer to go.

By March 2, 2013

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Staples will reportedly begin selling Apple products in U.S.

Tweets from company employees indicate that the office supply stores will begin carrying Apple products in the U.S., although they don't indicate which products or when.

By February 14, 2013

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Best Buy founder's strategy: Cut prices to better compete

The retailer's founder is hoping to revive business by trimming prices while still focusing on customer service, says the Wall Street Journal.

By August 8, 2012

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Microsoft and Apple: The roof tile analogy

The Microsoft Surface tablet needs the Microsoft Store -- or something just like it. The hey day of CompUSA-like big box retailers is fading fast.

By July 1, 2012

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Best Buy lost share for the first time in a decade, analyst says

More bad news for the big-box electronics retailer, which is facing stronger competition from online stores and other physical retailers.

By April 12, 2012

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Worst of all worlds for Best Buy

Even if big-box consumer electronics retailers could conjure up the CEO of their dreams, times have changed.

By April 10, 2012

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Best Buy's silver lining: Its mobile business

The big-box retailer's saving grace has been its still humming mobile-devices business. But is it enough to save the company?

By April 10, 2012

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Microsoft store coming to an Apple Store near you?

Microsoft and Apple Stores cheek by jowl? The more the merrier for consumers, and better for Microsoft, which needs to demonstrate it has competitive offerings too.

By April 7, 2012