Customers who purchase expensive electronics only to return them days later has long been a bane of Best Buy and other retailers. But now the store is embracing this try-before-you-buy approach for certain products.Best Buy is teaming up with an online rental startup to launch an official program allowing customers to rent items before actually purchasing them.Recode reports …
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FEBRUARY 06, 2013
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DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - BEST BUY MOBILE & ELECTRONICS INC.
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