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Newegg should put Best Buy out of business.
i like being able to pick up my newegg stuff from thier warehouse now! 1 step closer!
    
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Newegg should put Best Buy out of business.
No. They shouldn't. What actually should happen, in a more perfect world, is for NewEgg to somehow acquire BestBuy, tear down the BestBuy signs, replacing them with NewEgg's, fill each store with actual knowledgeable personnel and become the only electronics showroom with free warehouse to store front shipping that anybody in the developed world would ever need.
For anyone not agreeing that BestBuy is completely out of line and totally full of it; You don't see Burger King, McDonald's and Wendy's suing each other over this type of ad campaign do you? How's about all the pizza chains, auto manufacturers, etc., etc., do you?
Against the law? Really? BestBuy would have to prove NewEgg wrong in court. I don't think even BestBuy is stupid enough to try and prove this case. Perjury is against the law, you know?
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I miss Egghead.
     
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GO NEWEGG!
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Originally Posted by kzinti1 View Post
No. They shouldn't. What actually should happen, in a more perfect world, is for NewEgg to somehow acquire BestBuy, tear down the BestBuy signs, replacing them with NewEgg's, fill each store with actual knowledgeable personnel and become the only electronics showroom with free warehouse to store front shipping that anybody in the developed world would ever need.
For anyone not agreeing that BestBuy is completely out of line and totally full of it; You don't see Burger King, McDonald's and Wendy's suing each other over this type of ad campaign do you? How's about all the pizza chains, auto manufacturers, etc., etc., do you?
Against the law? Really? BestBuy would have to prove NewEgg wrong in court. I don't think even BestBuy is stupid enough to try and prove this case. Perjury is against the law, you know?
I may be wrong, but it seems like Neweggs prices are so low because they don't have the overhead that comes with B & M stores. In other words, by buying Best Buy, they would become Best Buy.
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Best Buy needs to die a horrible, bloody, painful death. As do a number of their employees. I'm generally against death, especially suffering death, but several people at the store here need the kind of deaths that would make horror movie buffs CRINGE.
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Lol, what BestBuy? Inaccurately depicting your employees? You on something? Cause I'm pretty sure it's dead on.



Newegg is also selling shirts

Here was an article's comparison of it:

Image take from Source: http://consumerist.com/2011/06/best-...word-geek.html
So now Best Buy owns the Power button logo? Anything with a power button is automatically violating trademarks. If anything best buy is a monopoly that needs to be broken up with the very blunt baseball bat of SEC regulations.
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Best Buy is actually pretty decent for some things. I recently bought a 59" Samsung plasma tv. Three weeks later, I decided I wanted the 64" instead. Free pickup, no restocking fee and they delivered my new one at the same time. Sure, I had to pay sales tax, but it sure beats paying return shipping. I also usually never buy extended warranties, but being such a big monitor, I don't want a capacitor or something blowing up 3.5 years later and not having a replacement plan. Oh, and BB's 4 year warranty was almost half the cost Fry's would have charged.

Newegg is great though and the story is funny. Silly best buy trying to C&D Newegg. lol That's pretty fail.

BTW, there are some knowledgeable people who work at best buy. A few times I've been really impressed... usually I just laugh at them though.
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Newegg has updated their facebook with their response to bestbuy
http://www.facebook.com/notes/newegg...50331332168572

"No animals were harmed in the making of this video" haha
Edited by Nitrik - 6/10/11 at 10:14am
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What I dont get about this is that newegg doesnt offer any repair or anything like that. They dont have people that help you pick out parts or help you with anythig at all really unless you need to RMA something. They dont really compete with best buy in that way, they only compete as a retail store.
    
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