| Nov 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
As the hardiest of shoppers prepare for the annual Black Friday consumption frenzy, many are convinced it's their one shot at a great deal.
But "that's not even close to the truth," said Matthew Ong, senior retail analyst at online personal finance...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Electronics retailer Best Buy Co. is leaving Europe, selling its stake in a partnership with London telecommunications company Carphone Warehouse Group as it attempts to simplify its operations.
The Minneapolis chain said Tuesday that the boards of both...
| May 21, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Best Buy Co. reported a net loss and sliding sales for its first quarter, weakness that the electronics retailer blamed on the costs of its ongoing turnaround and calendar shifts that affected the key Super Bowl selling day.
Investors sent Best Buy...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 7:21 AM
Gift cards are going viral, with half now able to be sent electronically this holiday season, according to the annual survey by the North Palm Beach-based Bankrate.com and CreditCards.com.
Some 51 percent of 63 gift card vendors -- from retailers to...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 10:47 AM
El iPhone 4S de Apple se vendió en cifras récord en las tiendas de celulares del sur y centro de Florida en menos de una semana y se puso nuevamente a la venta, a pesar de los prolongados efectos de la recesión en todo el estado.
Pero algunos astutos...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 10:52 AM
South Florida shoppers proved civil, well-behaved and even friendly at times as they jammed the aisles of malls, electonics outlets and toy stores for the Black Friday retail frenzy.
By mid-morning, though, the overnight rush had largely subsided and...
| Aug 3, 2011
Name: iPod nano (sixth generation)
What it is: A multitouch 8GB iPod nano with a built-in clip for attaching it to a waistband, a pocket, a shirt sleeve, a watchband (available from several companies, including Griffin Technology and iWatchz) or other...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 9:52 AM
The Verizon iPhone 4 lands across America on Thursday, but here is what you need to know if you live in South Florida and want to get your hands on one:
Verizon: All Verizon Wireless stores will open early to accommodate anticipated demand for the...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 2:43 PM
Drug companies spend billions of dollars a year on TV and print ads, hoping it will prompt you to ask for their drug by name. And it turns out that's just what people are doing.
Consumer Reports National Research Center finds that one in five people who...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 6:38 AM
Today Verizon opened its store doors – and online shelves – and began hawking its version of the Apple iPhone, the first in the U.S. not to be tied to the AT&T network.
The company opened stores early at 7 a.m. in anticipation of sales, with some...