|Good News & Discounts for Mobile Phone Shoppers in Florida
MINNEAPOLIS – October 22, 2012 – Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY) is helping shoppers get ready for the holiday season by expanding its retail store footprint in Florida with the opening of six new Best Buy Mobile specialty stores. As part of the grand openings, customers will receive $50 off the purchase of a new smartphone, with two-year activation, made in one of the new stores.
Best Buy Mobile specialty stores offer consumers access to the latest in mobility, with a wide assortment of mobile phones from top manufacturers, featuring the latest operating systems and plans across all major mobile carriers. Stores also offer tablets, eReaders, MP3 players and accessories for customers to protect, personalize and make the most out of their new devices.
To ensure the best customer experience, customers can take advantage of Upgrade Checker to determine upgrade eligibility; free Walk Out Working service where contacts and data are transferred and e-mail accounts are set up before leaving the store; Trade-In options and Geek Squad Protection. Best Buy’s dedicated mobile employees are highly-trained, non-commissioned and offer impartial, informed advice to customers to find the best mobile device, plans and accessories to meet their individual or family needs.
Best Buy currently has 45 Best Buy Mobile stores open in the state of Florida. The six new stores, which are part of Best Buy’s plan to open 100 Best Buy Mobile specialty stores in FY ’13, will bring the grand total in Florida to 51.
Best Buy Mobile Specialty Store Openings:
• Ft. Lauderdale – 1489 SE 17th St., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316
• Merritt Square Mall – 777 E. Merritt Island Causeway, Merritt Island, FL 32952
• Shops Of Kendall – 12510 SW 88th St., Miami, FL 33186
• Ft. Lauderdale – 2350 N. Federal Hwy., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33305
• Bradenton – 901 Cortez Rd. W., Bradenton, FL 34207
• Clearwater – 23684 US Hwy. 19 N., Clearwater, FL 33765
For a full listing of Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile stores, consumers can visit the Best Buy Store Locator at http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp?id=cat12090&type=page.
About Best Buy
Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY) is a leading multi-channel global retailer and developer of technology products and services. Every day our employees – 167,000 strong – are committed to helping deliver the technology solutions that enable easy access to people, knowledge, ideas and fun. We are keenly aware of our role and impact on the world, and we are committed to developing and implementing business strategies that bring sustainable technology solutions to our consumers and communities.