Best Buy ends its European adventure

04/30/2013 | Wall Street Journal, The

Best Buy will sell its 50% stake in U.K.-based mobile phone chain Carphone Warehouse for about $775 million, the last step in exiting the joint venture formed in 2008 with an investment of $2.15 billion. Under the venture dubbed Best Buy Europe, the companies planned to roll out big-box electronics stores in Europe and a chain of mobile phone stores in the U.S. Best Buy began pulling out of the partnership two years ago.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Staff Accountant-General Accounting
Total Wine & More
Potomac, Maryland
Branch Manager
Crescent Electric Supply Co.
Cedar Rapids, IA
Customer Service Operations Director
Orchard Brands
Warren, Pennsylvania
Store Initiatives Manager Job
Ross Stores, INC
Dublin, California
Project Manager, Store Planning & Construction
The Vitamin Shoppe
North Bergen, New Jersey