| 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.
| Dec 9, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Fund managers are stampeding into shares of U.S. long-haul trucking company Swift Transportation Co as oil prices touch five-year lows, but some analysts say a shortage of drivers may slam the brakes on the rally.
Portfolio managers from Goldman Sachs,...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 10:50 AM
MINNEAPOLIS Best Buy Co. said Thursday that it will sell its Five Star stores in China, ending its eight-year ownership of the 184-store chain.
The move comes three years after the Richfield-based company closed the nine Best Buy-branded stores it had 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?...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 8:16 AM
Best Buy Co. watched its stock plunge more than 27% in morning trading Thursday after announcing poor holiday results that suffered from heavy competition and deep discounting.
The consumer electronics retailer said revenue for the nine weeks ended Jan....
| Jan 16, 2014
| 5:45 PM
It's not looking pretty for J.C. Penney.
The Plano, Texas, company said this week that it plans to close 33 under-performing stores around the country by early May and shave 2,000 jobs off its books. Chief Executive Myron Ullman called the move —...