About Us

At Best Buy Canada, our purpose is to enrich the lives of our customers through technology.

Our Company

  • Wholly-owned subsidiary of Best Buy Co. Inc.
  • Canada’s largest consumer electronics retailer
  • Operating the Best Buy, Geek Squad, Best Buy Mobile and Best Buy Business brands

Our Presence

  • 160+ stores coast-to-coast
  • 80% of Canadians live within 25 km of one of our stores
  • Most visited multichannel retailer with over 250 million visits in-store and on BestBuy.ca each year

Our People

  • 12,000+ Canadians employed nationwide
  • Over 1,100 home office employees working remote-first, with our home office located in downtown Vancouver
  • We invest in our people through flexible work hours, remote work options, comprehensive benefits, a company-matched pension plan, an in-house professional development program, and more

Our Social Impact

Our mission is to connect youth with technology to inspire, motivate, and empower their education.

  • Our School Tech Grant program has provided schools with more than $2.2 million to upgrade their technology
  • We’ve helped more than 800 youth access post-secondary education by investing over $2.5 million in BGC Scholarships
  • Geek Squad Academy offers youth an introduction to new technology such as robotics and 3D design
  • Our Blue Gives Back program encourages Best Buy employees to help the communities where we live and work

Discover Best Buy programs that encourage employee volunteerism, promote learning with the aid of technology and more. Learn more about our Social Impact programs >

 

Our Commitment to the Environment

Across Best Buy in Canada and the US, we are committed to our role of being an environmentally responsible organization by adapting and evolving our business to reduce carbon emissions and waste.

  • We plan to decrease carbon emissions in our operations by 75% (over our 2009 baseline) to reach our goal of being carbon neutral by 2040
  • We plan to lower carbon emissions for our customers by 20% (over our 2017 baseline) by 2030, saving $5 billion in energy costs
  • We have a dedicated Green Team that acts as a cross-functional council that guides our environmentally-friendly initiatives
  • We created our Future Forward program, which is designed to help us engage customers, employees, and partners on how we can power a more sustainable planet, together. Learn more about Future Forward at Best Buy > 

Our Success

  • Canada’s Top 100 Employers (2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)
  • BC’s Top Employers (2012, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)
  • Retail Council of Canada Excellence in Retailing Awards – Omnichannel (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
  • Retail Council of Canada Excellence in Retailing Awards – Distinguished Retailer of the Year (2019)
  • Canada Post eCommerce Innovation Awards – Best Omnichannel Retailer (Large) (2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019)
  • Strategy Shopper Innovation Awards – Retail Innovator of the Year (2018)
  • eTail Best-in-Class Awards – Retail Innovator of the Year (2018)
  • Canadian HR Awards – HR Team of the Year (Retail or Hospitality) (2019)

More Information

Newsroom

If you're a member of the press, here's your official source for Best Buy announcements, statements and bulletins.

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Sponsorship Requests / Co-Promotional Opportunities

Is your agency or organization considering Best Buy for sponsorship or co-promotional opportunities? Find out where you should send your inquiry or request right here.

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Supply Chains Act Report

In accordance with Fighting Against Forced Labour and Child Labour in Supply Chains Act (S.C. 2023, c.9)(Supply Chains Act), Best Buy Canada has created the following report that outlines the steps we took to prevent and reduce the risk that forced labour or child labour is used in the production of goods that we imported into Canada.

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Our Executives

Learn more about Best Buy Canada’s executive team.

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