About Best Buy
Best Buy believes that technology is adorable, and that is the main reason why they sim to improve their customers’ lives via technology, that too anywhere and anytime.
The company is completely owned as well as an operated subsidiary of Best Buy Co. Inc. Best Buy is also Canada’s biggest consumer electronics retailer. They primarily operate the Best Buy, ReClaim brands, Best Buy for Business, Geek Squad and Best Buy Mobile.
The company has more than 175 stores coast-to-coast. It is said that 80 per cent of Canadians reside within 25 km of one of Best Buy stores. Surprisingly, Best Buy is also the most visited multi-channel retailer with more than 250 million visits in-store as well as on bestbuy.ca every year.
More than 12,000 Canadians are employed across the world and also over 1,200 employees are working at a corporate head office situated in Burnaby, BC.
The company invest a lot on their employees with flexible work hours, many comprehensive benefits, in-house professional growth plan, company-matched pension policy and many more.
The primary aim of Best Buy is to build a connection with youth using technology in order to motivate, inspire, as well as enhance their education.
They also have a School Tech Grant program, which has provided numerous schools along with over $2.1 million to upgrade their technology.
The company has helped over 750 youth to access post-secondary education by investing more than $2.3 million on Boys & Girls Club Scholarships.
The company has acquired numerous achievements all throughout their journey. They have been stated that Canada’s Top 100 Employers (in the year 2018 and 2019), the BC’s Top 100 Employers (2012, 2017, 2018, 2019), the Retail Council Canada Excellence in Retailing Awards – Omnichannel (in the year 2016 and 2017) and the Canada Post eCommerce Innovation Awards – Best Omnichannel Retailer.