Macy’s to test Best Buy outlets in its stores


The sign of a Macy's department store is pictured in Pasadena Macy’s Inc (M.N) said on Tuesday that consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co Inc (BBY.N) will set up outlets in 10 Macy’s stores from November on a test basis.

The Best Buy shops will occupy about 300 square feet and be staffed by Best Buy employees, who will sell Samsung (005930.KS) smartphones, tablets and smart watches and audio devices and accessories from Samsung and other brands.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/09/08/us-macys-best-buy-idUSKCN0R825H20150908

Best Buy grabs market share grab in mobile and appliances


MW-DG764_BBY_20_20150302151505_ZH Best Buy BBY, +0.43%  has finished 35 of the 60 Pacific Kitchen & Home concepts that were planned for this year, bringing the total to 152, said the note

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/best-buy-grabs-market-share-in-mobile-and-appliances-2015-08-26?siteid=yhoof2

Apple Watch to be sold at Best Buy stores from August


Apple Watches are seen on display at the Apple store on 5th Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York City

The Apple Watch will be available at stores of Best Buy Co Inc (BBY.N), the largest U.S.consumer electronics chain, starting Aug. 7.

The Apple Watch and Apple Watch Sport models will be sold at more than 300 Best Buy stores in time for the holiday shopping season, a spokeswoman for Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said.

“Customers love Apple Watch, and we are thrilled to begin offering it at Best Buy,” she said in an email.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/07/27/us-apple-watch-best-buy-idUSKCN0Q109420150727