Best Buy Mobile and Magic Johnson celebrated the chain's Michigan expansion with a special event Friday. The basketball legend helped spread a little magic and surprised students at his alma mater, Everett High School in Lansing.
Basketball star Magic Johnson is the star of new commercials for the 3,000-store Rent-A-Center chain that begin airing today. The message: You can get the best things in life, one rent payment at a time.
Best Buy on Saturday was scheduled to open its first-ever store in the New York City borough of the Bronx. The store, located on E. Fordham Rd., is expected to add 150 jobs in that community.
By Joe Paone NEW YORK CITY, June 18, 2003 — Samsung's second annual Four Seasons of Hope charity luncheon in New York City was notable for more reasons than just goodwill. In addition to celebrating the spectacular progress of the charity, which, together with retail partners, works with four famous sports legends to raise money for their specific foundations, the luncheon was front-page news in the New York Post for its delicious serving of political intrigue. The prospect of master of ceremonies Bob Costas presiding over the honoring of three of the four legends — Magic Johnson, Joe Torre and Boomer Esiason (Arnold Palmer could not