Amazon is offering in-home consultations to customers interested in installing smart-home technologies. The service, first reported by Recode, is aimed at consumers interested in new Internet of Things gear but perhaps intimidated about setting them up. The move is consistent with a pattern Amazon has shown this year of introducing offerings or taking bold steps […]
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JULY 22, 2014
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DOMESTIC LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2014 - BEST BUY CONSULTING LLC
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- Amazon eyes Best Buy’s Geek Squad with smart home consultations
By Kevin Kelleher - Monday Jul 10, 2017
- Best Buy rolls out consulting service at people's homes
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer - Tuesday Aug 29, 2017
NEW YORK (AP) — Best Buy is rolling out a free service next month where salespeople will sit with customers at their own homes to help make recommendations on TVs, streaming services and more.The service, which was tested in five markets, will be expanded to more cities around the country. Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly said Tuesday that the service is a way to unlock "latent" customer demand — the company has found that shoppers spend more at the home than they do at the stores.Best Buy, the nation's largest consumer electronics retailer, is trying to make itself indispensable to shoppers as people shop more online. It's been beefing up its customer service in the appliance areas of its stores.
- Best Buy takes a hit after Amazon reveals its own ‘Geek Squad’
By Post Staff Report - Monday Jul 10, 2017
Shares of Best Buy were down 3.7 percent in pre-market trading on Monday in the wake of a report that Amazon is forming its own “Geek Squad” to support its sales of electronics. Jeff Bezos’ e-commerce company “has quietly been hiring an army of in-house gadget experts to offer free Alexa consultations as well as...
- Rewarding The Best In Advanced-TV Audience Buying
Monday Nov 6, 2017
What makes an advanced TV company great? According to Gabe Greenberg, CEO and Founder, GABBCON (Global Audience Based Buying Conference and Consultancy) it might be winning an ABBI (Audience-BasedBuying innovation) Award. "At a time when audience based buying is critical in the TV and video market, we think it is critical to recognize and award those who are leading the market with success andinnovation."