Best Buy shows Amazon some love



Via News Release

“MINNEAPOLIS – Sept. 28, 2011 – Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY) today announced that the new Kindle family, including the $79 Kindle, the $99 Kindle Touch and the $149 Kindle Touch 3G, as well as the $199 Kindle Fire, will be available at all Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile stores for the holidays.

The $79 Kindle, unveiled by Amazon today, will be available for pre-order by customers beginning tomorrow, Sept. 29, for pick up in early October. “

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Piper Jaffray’s Gene Munster suggests the retailer will be taking some losses on the distribution, which sounds like a defensive strategy to hedge against under-indexing. I could be wrong?


  • Adam Wheeler

    Hmmm maybe I will just get it from them. I want one but I need the android market not just the amazon market.