Best Buy Co., Inc.
MarketLine (a Datamonitor Company)
06 Jan 2015
Available for Immediate Download
Best Buy Co., Inc. - Strategy and SWOT Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company’s structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offerings and corporate actions, providing a 360° view of the company. Features: - Detailed information on Best Buy Co., Inc. required for business and competitor intelligence needs - A study of the major internal and external factors affecting Best Buy Co., Inc. in the form of a SWOT analysis - An in-depth view of the business model of Best Buy Co., Inc. including a breakdown and examination of key business segments - Intelligence on Best Buy Co., Inc.’s mergers and acquisitions (M&A), strategic partnerships and alliances, capital raising, private equity transactions, and financial and legal advisors - News about Best Buy Co., Inc., such as business expansion, restructuring, and contract wins - Large number of easy-to-grasp charts and graphs that present important data and key trends Highlights: Best Buy Co., Inc. (Best Buy or ‘the company’) is a multi-national retailer of consumer electronics, computing and mobile phone products, entertainment software, appliances, and related services. The company primarily operates in North America. It is headquartered in Richfield, Minnesota and employed about 165,000 people as of February 2, 2013. The company recorded revenues of $45,085 million in the financial year ended January 2013 (FY2013), a decrease of 11.1% compared to FY2012. The operating loss of Best Buy was $125 million in FY2013, compared to an operating profit of $1,085 million in FY2012. The net loss was $441 million in FY2013, compared to the net loss of $1,231 million in FY2012. In November 2011, Best Buy changed its financial year-end from the Saturday closest to the end of February to the Saturday closest to January 31, effective beginning with FY2013. As a result, FY2013 is an 11-month transition period beginning March 4, 2012 through February 2, 2013. FY2013 was a 48-week period and FY2012 was a 53-week period. Reasons to Purchase: - Gain understanding of Best Buy Co., Inc. and the factors that influence its strategies - Track strategic initiatives of the company and latest corporate news and actions - Assess Best Buy Co., Inc. as a prospective partner, vendor or supplier - Support sales activities by understanding your customers' businesses better - Stay up to date on Best Buy Co., Inc.’s business structure, strategy and prospects