Retailers' Sales Bode Well For Wireless

June 2003
Wireless Week;6/15/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 13, p21
Trade Publication
Reports on the increase in revenue of Circuit City Stores in Virginia and Best Buy in Minneapolis, for the first quarter of 2003. Implication of the revenue increase on wireless carriers; Domestic comparable store gains reported by Best Buy; Sales decrease reported by competitor Circuit City; Performance of the wireless department sales of RadioShack Corp. INSET: Circuit City Stores.


Related Articles

  • Big 3 chains are buoyant about 2000. Wolf // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;01/17/2000, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p1 

    Reports on favorable expectations by the big three consumer electronics retail chains in the United States about continued growth in 2000 and beyond. Digital products and untapped potential of e-commerce as keys to growth; Reports and projections from Best Buy, Circuit City and RadioShack.

  • Parrot Lands Best Buy, Circuit City Purchase. Gilroy, Amy // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;9/17/2007, Vol. 22 Issue 19, p44 

    The article reports that both Best Buy and Circuit City will be carrying Parrot Bluetooth products. The Parrot Mini-Kit speaker phone will be available in most Best Buy stores in the U.S. Best Buy will also stock two Parrot car kits requiring installation in about 300 stores, including the...

  • Best Buy Profits, While Circuit City Posts Loss. Gruenwedel, Erik // Home Media Magazine;4/8/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 14, p1 

    The article reports on the financial performance of consumer electronics retailers Best Buy Co. Inc. and Circuit City Stores Inc. in the U.S. for the fiscal fourth quarter of 2006. A loss of $12.2 million was posted by Circuit City for the quarter which ended on February 28, 2007. Best Buy, by...

  • Happy Holidays for Circuit City, Best Buy. Wagner, Holly J. // Home Media Retailing;1/15/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p8 

    The article reports on the profits earned by video recordings companies Best Buy and Circuit City in the December 2005 holiday season. Circuit City announced record sales for the period, noting an increase compared from the sales in the same period in 2004. An increase in the revenue of Best Buy...

  • Best Buy, Circuit City Same-Store Sales Off. Wolf, Alan // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;1/17/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p8 

    This article reports on the December 2004 sales of Best Buy and Circuit City. The December sales were below expectations for the two specialty consumer electronic chains due to slow traffic and the promotional environment. Best Buy's U.S. sales rose 9% to $4.5 billion in December 2004, but its...

  • Big-Box Battle. Christman, Ed // Billboard;4/21/2007, Vol. 119 Issue 16, p15 

    The article looks at the financial differences between big-box merchants Best Buy and Circuit City, who reported their year-end financials in the first week of April 2007. The author reports that Best Buy's overall profitability is currently the envy of the retail industry, while Circuit City...

  • Circuit City Q4 Sales Flat; Best Buy Gains Share. Wolf, Alan // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;3/21/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p23 

    This article reports on the net profits posted by consumer electronics retailers Circuit City and Best Buy for the fiscal fourth quarter ended February 2005. Circuit City's domestic sales were flat during its fiscal fourth quarter, ended February 28, 2005. Net sales for its U.S. operations were...

  • Best Buy, Circuit City Post Profits. Rivero, Enrique // Video Store Magazine;12/21/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 52, p6 

    Deals with the profits gained by electronic chain store Best Buy and Circuit City due to increase movie and music sales in 2003. Third quarter profit increase of Circuit City; Details on the net income of Best Buy; Comment from Allen Lenzmeier, president and COO of Best Buy.

  • Best Buy Profits, Circuit City Posts Loss in Q2. Rivero, Enrique // Video Store Magazine;9/21/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 39, p10 

    Reports on the corporate profits and losses posted by consumer electronic retailers Best Buy and Circuit City in the period ended August 2003. Primary drivers for the increase in sales of Best Buy; Factors included in the second-quarter loss of Circuit City; Total revenue of each retailer.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics