Progressive work culture, industry-leading benefits and ROWE Program put
Best Buy Canada on coveted list
Best Buy Canada has been selected as one of B.C.'s Top Employers by the
editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers
Best Buy was chosen based on its progressive work culture and
BURNABY, B.C., Feb. 3 /CNW/ - Best Buy, Canada's fastest growing
retailer and e-tailer of consumer electronics, computers and
entertainment products, was recognized by Canada's Top 100 Employers as one of the top employers in B.C. Best Buy Canada
was ranked as 8th in B.C.'s Top Employers' list that was published in the Vancouver Sun.
This special designation recognizes employers in British Columbia who
lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. Best Buy
Canada provides its employees with a progressive work culture and
industry-leading benefits, including tuition reimbursements, maternity
leave top-up, 100 per cent employer match of employee RRSP
contributions and flex days.
Employers were evaluated by the editors of Canada's Top 100 using eight criteria: (1) Physical Workplace; (2) Work Atmosphere &
Social; (3) Health, Financial & Family Benefits; (4) Vacation & Time
Off; (5) Employee Communications; (6) Performance Management; (7)
Training & Skills Development; and (8) Community Involvement. Employers
were compared to other organizations in their field to determine which
offers the most progressive and forward-thinking programs.
About Best Buy Canada
Best Buy stores in Canada are a division of Burnaby, BC-based Best Buy
Canada Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Best Buy Co., Inc.
(NYSE: BBY). Best Buy is Canada's fastest-growing retailer and e-tailer
(www.BestBuy.ca) of consumer electronics, computers and entertainment products and also
operates the Geek Squad (www.GeekSquad.ca), a technology service provider specializing in computer support, home
theatre installation and car electronics installation. There are more
than 70 stores in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba,
Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia.
Best Buy offers consumers a unique shopping experience with the latest
technology and entertainment products, at the right price, with a
no-pressure (non-commissioned) sales environment. The Company is
committed to kids and its local communities and has a comprehensive
community relations program described at www.BestBuy.ca/community.
For more information about Best Buy, including store locations, visit www.BestBuy.ca
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