Best Buy is opening a tech office in Seattle



By Kavita Kumar, Star Tribune

Best Buy is expanding into Amazon’s home turf.

The Richfield-based electronics chain is planning to open a technology development center in Seattle later this spring. The office, which will be focused on bolstering the retailer’s e-commerce and mobile platforms, will employ more than 50 engineers, product managers and developers. The company said it could be the home base for more than 100 employees down the road.”

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