Who wins the Amazon Best Buy partnership?

Who wins the Amazon Best Buy partnership?

Amazon Best Buy Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 18 April 2018 Who wins the Amazon Best Buy partnership? The recently announced Amazon Best Buy partnership is not the kind of partnership where Best Buy is opening a store within a store on Amazon. Rather, this...
Kohls Amazon partnership only helps Amazon

Kohls Amazon partnership only helps Amazon

Kohls Amazon Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 6 September 2017 Kohls Amazon partnership only helps Amazon The Kohls Amazon partnership promises a smart home experience in 10 stores in Los Angeles and Chicago. Amazon zones now take up 1,000 square feet inside...
Amazon IT comes to take down Best Buy

Amazon IT comes to take down Best Buy

Amazon IT Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 11 July 2017 Amazon IT comes to take down Best Buy I’ve well documented my detest of Best Buy. And the new appearance of Amazon IT may finally put the retail brand to rest. Seems to me, there isn’t much...
Retail Advertising Awareness

Retail Advertising Awareness

Retail advertising awareness drops Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 28 November 2016 Tis the season where many retail advertising makes or breaks the retailers themselves. That’s why Stealing Share has been offering suggestions and criticisms for the...
Promotions won’t make millennials loyal

Promotions won’t make millennials loyal

Millennials  Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 15 August 2016 Promotions won’t make millennials loyal The holy grail of brands and advertisers is reaching millennials, that misunderstood demographic that represents the future of every brand. This is the...
Best Buy’s shopping experience is the worst

Best Buy’s shopping experience is the worst

Best Buy’s shopping experience is the worst Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 10 May 2016 Try to figure out the logic, I dare ya Just yesterday I was reminded — once again — that Best Buy is one of the most flawed stores in the retail market. Not to...
Is Best Buy the best Investment? Nope, it is joke of the year

Is Best Buy the best Investment? Nope, it is joke of the year

I just read this on my browser…MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Best Buy returned to a profit in the fourth quarter and topped Wall Street expectations as it cut costs to offset declining sales. Guess what? The stock price is soaring so far today. I’m not even going to get into the...
Best Buy’s rewards program points out the retailer’s flaws

Best Buy’s rewards program points out the retailer’s flaws

Best Buy’s rewards program Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 13 October 2013 Best Buy’s rewards program points out the retailer’s flaws Best Buy has revamped its rewards program with a new name and slightly new details. The new program, My...
Best Buy news gets worse

Best Buy news gets worse

Best Buy news gets worse Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 14 January 2013 Best Buy’s problems are rooted in its brand Tough times continue for Best Buy. The latest Best Buy news is that the company’s cash-flow expectations were lowered because...
Best Buy is leaderless…So what is a Best Buy CEO to do?

Best Buy is leaderless…So what is a Best Buy CEO to do?

Best Buy is leaderless…So what is a Best Buy CEO to do? Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 12 April 2012 Best Buy needs a renewed focus I hate to harp on Best Buy yet again, but boy, when it rains it pours. Best Buy is leaderless and Best Buy CEO Brian Dunn...
Best Buy Mobile. Not the answer.

Best Buy Mobile. Not the answer.

Best Buy Mobile. Not the answer. Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 30 March 2012 This feels like reducing overhead rather than creating preference Things are not looking very good for Best Buy. Its last quarter, which ended March 3, had it down by $1.7...