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post #11 of 71
at least they arent closing either of the stores in spokane. Ever since Circuit City and CompUSA left theyve been the only one. Amazon charges tax to anything shipped to WA so it makes sense there is only one closure in WA.
I would really rather see Fry's come here though, what with the way BB rips people off and all rolleyes.gif
post #12 of 71
Why all the animosity towards BB? Granted I never buy their stuff cause its extremely overpriced but it's nice to have a B&M store available to physically see and play around with products before purchasing them online elsewhere. No one is forcing anyone to buy anything there.

Imo, keep them around...more competition in general is better.
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Good riddance.

I don't refuse to shop somewhere often (like...two places), but I've been silently enjoying their decline.

Again, good riddance.
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Yay, the Oldsmar one is closing down. wheee.gif die scum!
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less stores = less competition = less deals for US.
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They need to match online retailers and perhaps have a digital/physical download kiosk like redbox
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Why all the animosity towards BB? Granted I never buy their stuff cause its extremely overpriced but it's nice to have a B&M store available to physically see and play around with products before purchasing them online elsewhere. No one is forcing anyone to buy anything there.

Imo, keep them around...more competition in general is better.

Because they're vastly overpriced and staffed by complete idiots that know zero about the department they're in. Ask them a question and they'll either tell you they don't know or they'll just read off the product card.

Best Buy is simply the Electronics Wal Mart. I miss Circuit City circa 2001 when you could get people who knew what they were talking about.
    
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What. No store closings in Indiana? Looks like I should move to California!
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I'll be extremely surprised if they're not out of business by this time next year.

They won't be. Still got about $5bill in cash.
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All I know is for once they have been having some decent sales since this all started.I actually browse their sale adds now! Picked up a brand new A8 Llano quad laptop with 500GB HDD,W7 and 8GB RAM for $399 the other week.
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