Thursday, June 29 - Get a sneak peek at our VIP DEALS
Preview the DEALS
In a Best Buy or Best Buy Mobile Mall
*Excludes business, corporate, and government plans. Some conditions and exclusions apply
Find a store
BOOST YOUR PRODUCTIVITY
We carry a huge selection of computers and tablets from brands you trust
YOUR DESTINATION FOR OFFICE SUPPLIES
From ink to desk supplies, we've got the office essentials you need
Introducing the all new LG OLED TVs. See only the best.
Canon's Bestin Glass Sale Event
Small speaker.Big leap forward.
Get better soundall around with the newSoundLink® Revolve and Revolve+
Step into Rift. With Rift, you'll feel like you're really there.
OVER 14,000 MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS AVAILABLE ONLINE
Cleaner Floors from anywhere.At any time.
New Roomba® 695 with the iRobot HOME App.
Big savings on baby essentials
From the brands you trust – Ends July 6
SAVE BIG ON TOP LUGGAGE BRANDS
Update your space for less
Great deals on a huge selection of stylish furniture.
Team up. Hang out. Fight villains. Hero stuff.
Bonus pages of DEALS you won't find in print!
All today’s DEALS, right here
Hot clearout DEALS are going fast
DEALS delivered to your inbox - never miss out
THURSDAY, JUNE 29
IN-STORE AND ONLINE
Get a sneak peek atour VIP DEALS
Preview the DEALS
We take care of the tech you rely on everyday.
Geek SquadHome Membership
One membership to set up and support every device in your home- from Best Buy or not.
January 31, 2013
Renew Blue Focus towards enhanced customer experience through modernized multi-channel approach
(Burnaby, BC) January 31, 2013 – Best Buy Canada today launched the first phase of a long-term transformational strategy to optimize the company’s retail footprint across the country. As part of this transformational plan, Best Buy will permanently close 8 Future Shop and 7 Best Buy Big Box stores today in select markets nationwide.
Over the next 36 months, Best Buy will move into the second phase of the “Renew Blue” strategy and plans to open state-of-the-art new Future Shop Small-Concept web stores and new Best Buy Mobile locations across Canada, where and when appropriate. This move will enable the company to better serve its customers in both more locations and smaller markets across the country. The move was based on an extensive review of Best Buy’s retail footprint in Canada in an effort to reduce unnecessary costs, eliminate redundant operating systems and to optimize its real estate strategy to reflect a more a changing retail landscape.
Employees affected by the Best Buy and Future Shop store closures will receive severance support as well as access to employee assistance programs and career transition support. Hiring priority will also be offered to previous employees across the country affected by today’s announcement.
Best Buy has established a webpage and toll-free number for consumer questions related to the closures including additional questions about their purchases or services. Best Buy Canada continues to operate more than 120 Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile locations combined with over 140 Future Shop stores across the country.
Consumers can go to www.bestbuy.ca or www.futureshop.ca or call toll-free 1-800-237-8289 (Best Buy) or 1-800-663-2275 (Future Shop) for more information.
The following stores are immediately closing as a result of the current real-estate optimization plan:
For more information about Best Buy and Future Shop, including store locations, visit www.BestBuy.ca
About Best Buy Canada
Best Buy and Future Shop stores in Canada are a division of Burnaby, BC-based Best Buy Canada Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY). We are Canada's fastest-growing retailers and e-tailers of consumer electronics, computers and entertainment products. With over 120 Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile and 140 Future Shop stores across Canada, we offer a unique shopping experience with the latest technology and entertainment products, at the right price. For information about Best Buy Canada, visit www.BestBuy.ca
More to Explore
Major DEALS on major appliances
IN-STORE AND ONLINEGet a sneak peek at our VIP DEALS
SAVE UP TO 40% on select patio furniture
BABY EVENT ON NOW BIG SAVINGS on baby essentials from the brands you trust