GE Appliances, a Haier company, is launching into small appliances and expanding its product offerings beyond major household goods. The program launches with 19 new products and 24 new SKUs, including coffeemakers, toasters, toaster ovens, blenders and food processors, across its GE, GE Profile and Cafe brands this month.
An early proponent of buy online pick up in store, Best Buy is again looking to expand the role of its stores in the distribution and fulfillment process, the company revealed in its second quarter conference call.
Everyday necessities and electronics have gotten a pandemic boost, and according to Placer.ai, that has led to strong rebounds in store visits to Dollar General, Dollar Tree and Best Buy.
Google Cloud and Best Buy are expanding their partnership via a new, multi-year agreement that names Google Cloud as the cloud provider for Best Buy’s enterprise data platform.
How to open up stores in the COVID-19 pandemic is up for consideration across the retail industry, and Best Buy has determined to restart operations in 200 stores across the U.S. to offer an in-store, by appointment consultation service.
Best Buy is taking several actions in response to the pandemic, temporarily furloughing some store employees, as sales remained mixed in March and April as the coronavirus spread.
A range of retailers across channels are responding to the coronavirus outbreak with moves to temporarily close their stores, reduce store hours and other consumer and employee oriented initiatives.
Retailers across a range of channels are addressing the coronavirus outbreak in stores and online, responding with measures to address consumer and employee safety and health concerns, ramping up the cleaning of stores and boosting cleaning tool and supply assortments to meet increased consumer needs.
Best Buy has issued a statement regarding the independent review of allegations against the company’s chief executive officer Corie Barry contained in an anonymous letter sent to the board in December.