| Apr 25, 2011
We've been promised it for almost a year. The white iPhone 4 is rumored to be coming out Wednesday.
A screen shot of a Best Buy inventory screen shows availability, but that has happened before.
| May 21, 2015
| 1:48 PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc., down $4.17 to $21.10
The flooring retailer's CEO, Robert Lynch, abruptly quit as the company...
| May 21, 2015
| 11:05 AM
MINNEAPOLIS Strong sales of TVs, appliances and smartphones drove Best Buy Co. to better-than-expected results in its first quarter, offsetting slower sales of computers and tablets.
The electronics retailer's profit rose against prior-year results...
| May 8, 2015
| 2:35 PM
Wal-Mart, already Canada's biggest retailer, wasted little time in cementing that title after its rival Target retreated back to the U.S.
The company is buying 13 former Target stores and one distribution center and said it will hire 3,400 new employees....
| Jan 20, 2015
| 11:20 AM
Sears Canada's latest offer is aimed not at customers, but at the soon-to-be unemployed workers of Target Canada.
Target announced last week that it is exiting its money-losing business there, closing 133 stores and laying off 17,000 employees. In...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Best Buy Co Inc's retail website is back online after it was down for a second time on Black Friday, the busiest U.S. shopping day in terms of sales and traffic since 2005, according to ShopperTrak.
"A concentrated spike in mobile traffic triggered...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 4:17 PM
For Apple Inc., bigger iPhones meant bigger sales.
The company said Monday that it sold more than 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models over the weekend, breaking a company record.
The three-day total beat Apple's previous record, set a year ago, when...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 3:04 AM
Reports: August consumer confidence, July durable goods, S&P/Case Shiller home prices for June and 2Q, FHFA home price index for June and 2Q, Redbook and ICSC-Goldman Sachs weekly retail chain sales
Local earnings: None
Other earnings: Best Buy Co....
| Aug 26, 2014
| 10:59 AM
Best Buy Co. Inc. said sales fell in its second quarter and will likely keep dropping amid weak demand for consumer electronics products.
The downbeat forecast comes as more shoppers purchase electronic gadgets online rather than from big-box retailers....
| Sep 10, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Apple Inc's launch of its own tap-to-pay system using near-field communication in its new iPhones and smartwatches may not be a game changer after all.
The success of Apple Pay, unveiled at a gala launch on Tuesday, hinges on the willingness of retailers...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 5:49 PM
How will we judge the success or failure of the Apple Watch?
When the Apple Watch goes on sale early next year, there will be a temptation to pass instant judgment on the new gadget. People will want to know right from the start: Is it a hit or a miss?...