Best Buy for Business and ScreenScape Formidable Combination in Canada

Combined Offering Strikes Chord with Digital Signage Industry

BURNABY, BC and CHARLOTTETOWN, PE, Feb. 3 /CNW/ - Best Buy for Business Canada and ScreenScape, the leaders in community-based digital signage, today announced that they are expanding upon their industry leading partnership to help businesses of all sizes tap into the power of place-based media.

"Best Buy for Business Canada and ScreenScape have enjoyed a mutually-beneficial partnership for more than a year now," said Tony White, Commercial Sales Manager for Best Buy for Business Canada. "In a relatively short amount of time ScreenScape has changed the landscape of the digital signage industry in Canada. When it comes to new projects they seem, increasingly, to be the platform of choice and Best Buy for Business Canada is now better suited than ever to help ScreenScape customers achieve their fastest ROI."

Best Buy for Business Canada offers a range of digital signage solutions that cater to the needs of ScreenScape customers including display appliance hardware, software configuration, installation and maintenance services and remote monitoring.

In a joint statement Best Buy for Business Canada and ScreenScape announced two co-marketing initiatives including a new e-commerce website and a nation-wide technical services solution offered at the retail level through GeekSquad and Connectpro - both sister organizations of Best Buy for Business Canada.

"As an online service ScreenScape relies on partners like Best Buy for Business to help our fullservice customers achieve a total solution," said ScreenScape Founder and Chief Product Officer, Mark Hemphill. "Best Buy for Business offers everything you need to professionally manage a ScreenScape-powered display, or network of displays, in your place of business. Now with the addition of an e-commerce website and the readiness of the Geeksquad and ConnectPro networks the process of accessing these services has just become a whole lot easier."

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 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.

About ScreenScape
ScreenScape is the first community-based digital signage network. Businesses of all sizes and in a range of industries use ScreenScape for digital signage, media distribution, and advertising. ScreenScape is a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform, enabling members to turn any Internetconnected computer or screen into a dynamic digital display. Members of ScreenScape form a collaborative community, which acts as a shared resource for content creation, exchange, crosspromotion and advertising revenue. For more information, please visit http://screenscape.net/

SOURCE SCREENSCAPE NETWORKS

For further information:

Lorrie Jollimore
ScreenScape Networks Inc.
(902) 368-1975 | screenscape@screenscape.net | http://screenscape.net
P.O. Box 291, 133 Queen Street, 3rd Floor, Charlottetown, PE C1A 7K4 Canada

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