Best Buy Has Become a Soap Opera
Over the years, countless technology retailers have groaned their way toward death. Companies like Circuit City and CompUSA were once destinations for consumers looking for the latest tech goodies. Even Babbages was popular. Now, they’re all gone. Although Systemax bought the CompUSA and Circuit City brands, they’re not the same. And they never will be.
Until recently, that had been good news for rival Best Buy. From headquarters in Richfield, Minnesota, the company watched competitors fail and found ways to compete with online retailers like Amazon. It branched out