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Target's test of embedding Best Buy's (BBY +0.3%) Geek Squad technicians inside of stores has...

Target's test of embedding Best Buy's (BBY +0.3%) Geek Squad technicians inside of stores has expanded into Kansas City, according to the retailer. A broader Geek Squad rollout is hinted at, but not promised.
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  • Tony Petroski
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    (now this copy must appeal to...sorry..."geeks"?)

     

    "Target's test of embedding Best Buy's (BBY +0.3%) Geek Squad technicians inside of stores has expanded into Kansas City, according to the retailer. A broader Geek Squad rollout is hinted at, but not promised."

     

    In the olden days, you "embedded" journalists (trying to get them on your side because all journalists are anti-Americans). It didn't work because the embedded "journalists" still were anti-Americans after their sojourn with the troops.

     

    So I predict the embedded Geeks won't turn the tide and...

     

    (Best Buy has problems)
    27 Feb 2013, 11:31 AM Reply Like
  • Sam Liu
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    when I go to BBY in SF main, the Geek Squad doesn't fix anything, they just take the order and send it to someplace south.

     

    I don't want to disparage them as the people there and customer service do more than anyone else at the store.
    27 Feb 2013, 11:39 AM Reply Like
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