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
"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.
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
SOURCE SCREENSCAPE NETWORKS
For further information:
ScreenScape Networks Inc.
(902) 368-1975 | firstname.lastname@example.org | http://screenscape.net
P.O. Box 291, 133 Queen Street, 3rd Floor, Charlottetown, PE C1A 7K4 Canada