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The New York Times has a good piece by James B. Stewart that chronicles how Best Buy seems to be changing its culture to be more competitive against Amazon … its stock price is up, other Amazon competitors are scrutinizing it to see what strategies can be be adapted to their categories, and, most importantly, same-store sales declines have been reversed.

You can read the story here.
KC's View:
Here's what this story did to me … it made me think, when I go out to get a new Blu-Ray player for the office, I'll go to Best Buy.

And that would've been unthinkable until now.