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Best Buy
Best Buy
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: 37
Rank in Specialty Retailers: 2
(Previous rank: 2)
Overall score: 6.63

Should Best Buy be admired, or what?
Best Buy stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 1
People management 2
Use of corporate assets 3
Social responsibility 4
Quality of management 4
Financial soundness 4
Long-term investment 3
Quality of products/services 1
Global competitiveness 1
Most Admired
1 Costco Wholesale 6.67
2 Best Buy 6.63
3 Lowe's 6.43
4 Home Depot 6.29
5 Staples 6.22
6 TJX 5.67
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
7 Gap 5.48
8 Limited Brands 5.41
9 GameStop 5.18
10 BJ's Wholesale Club 5.03
11 Toys "R" Us 4.89
12 Office Depot 4.75
From the March 22, 2010 issue
Headquarters
7601 Penn Ave. S.
Richfield, MN 55423
612-291-1000
www.bestbuy.com
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