Peter Weedfald, a longtime industry executive who has had stints at Samsung, Circuit City, his consultancy Gen One Ventures and as a columnist for our sister magazine Dealerscope, is returning to industry executive ranks with a major new role at Sharp.
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Best Buy Thursday announced that it will open its first-ever 24-store, in a former Circuit City in New York's Union Square neighborhood.
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Gilbert Fiorentino, chief executive of Systemax’s Technology Products Group, has more than a few strong opinions about brick-and-mortar and Internet retailing. And he knows whereof he speaks, as a principal in the company that bought the remains of CompUSA last year and Circuit City this year and has created a new retail model that leverages the strong points of both selling formats.