Best Buy - stores and opening hours, flyers

About Best Buy

Best Buy is an American multinational consumer electronics retailer serving the United States, Mexico, and Canada. It was founded in 1966 under a different name by Richard M. Schulze and it was rebranded under the current name in 1983. The Canadian electronic store Future Shop was acquired by the chain in 2001 for C$580 million and the following year Best Buy opened their first 8 stores in Ontario.

Today, there are around 200 locations across Canada including 8 in Edmonton and 10 in Calgary. According to Forbes, Best Buy was named “Company of the Year” back in 2004 and was recognized as one of Canada’s top 100 employers in 2018. As Canada’s largest consumer electronics retailer, they aim to enhance their customers lives through technology. 

The products available at Best Buy include computers, tablets, cell phones, cameras, video games, appliances, as well as home furniture and kitchenware. For more information on their products and sale items, visit their website at https://www.bestbuy.ca.

During Black Friday and Boxing Day week, stores across the country are crowded with customers eager to find the best bang for their buck. Also, the company posts weekly ads and a flyer promoting on sale items. Customers can take advantage of their online weekly flyer for special discounts. Take a look at next week’s deals and good buys here.

What’s great about Best Buy

  • The company abolished commissioned sales to avoid high-pressure sales tactics, thus making salespeople less pushy and more helpful, as well as creating an overall stress-free working environment.
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  • The company has a computer repair service under the name Geek Squad, offering 24/7 support.
  • Best Buy has an online community forum allowing members to discuss products and ask questions. 
  • Best buy offers a price match for items bought in store and online and aims to offer the lowest prices.
  • They offer free shipping on orders over $35
  • They have a blog where people can read articles, enter contests, join discussions and share comments and tips and tricks.

Working hours and store location

Operating hours are usually from Monday to Friday, 10 am to 9 pm and Saturday and Sunday from 9 am to 5 pm, but trading hours may vary. Please visit https://www.bestbuy.ca to find a store near you.