Twenty-Four Chicago-area Best Buy's Get a Makeover, Just in Time for Back to School Shopping

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Craig Darcy, Microsoft Stores

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Chicago-area Best Buy stores just got a makeover and now include Windows Stores at 24 locations. The new stores create a premiere destination for consumers to try, compare and purchase a range of products and accessories for Back to School and beyond. Area locations are offering special deals like $150 off select devices to students with a valid student .edu email account.

Craig Darcy with Microsoft Stores explains.

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WE’RE HOPING TO HELP MAKE GOING BACK TO SCHOOL THIS YEAR A LITTLE BIT EASIER. THE NEW STORES WILL OFFER A MORE PERSONALIZED BUYING EXPERIENCE TO HELP CUSTOMERS FIND THE DEVICE THAT’S PERFECT FOR THEM. LOCAL RESIDENTS WILL NOW HAVE ACCESS TO A RETAIL DESTINATION THAT COMBINES GREAT SELECTION, THE LATEST TECHNOLOGY, THE BEST SERVICE AND THE LOWEST PRICES. WE WELCOME PARENTS AND STUDENTS TO STOP IN FOR ALL OF THEIR TECH NEEDS.

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College students can also register on BestBuy.com/StudentDeals with their .edu email address to receive exclusive offers.

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