Best Buy announces store closings

Best Buy Co. Inc., Minneapolis, Minn., announced plans March 29, 2012, to close 50 U.S. stores as part of a number of key initiatives for this year. To date, we have closed two stores this year one in Kansas City, Mo., and one in Scottsdale, Ariz., plus have notified five Twin Cities stores and one San Antonio store that they will close later this year.

Best Buy confirmed the remaining 42 store locations, listed below, that will close. Three additional locations are expected to permanently close later this summer.

Store Name               Address                                 City                      State
Casa Grande                  1004 N Promenade Pwy        Casa Grande       AZ
Lake Pleasant                10134 W Happy Valley Rd.  Peoria                    AZ
East Palo Alto               1751 E Bayshore Rd.               East Palo Alto      CA
Westwood                      10861 Weyburn Ave               Los Angeles          CA
Manteca                         934 Perimeter Dr                    Manteca                CA
Moreno Valley East     27220 Eucalyptus                   Moreno Valley     CA
Ontario                          4120 E 4th St                            Ontario                 CA
Pittsburg                       4405 Century Blvd                  Pittsburg               CA
Jamboree                      2857 Park Ave                          Tustin                    CA
Arapahoe & Parker     15800 E Briarwood Cir           Aurora                   CO
The Forum                    9370 Dynasty Dr.                    Fort Myers            FL
Oldsmar                         11655 W Hillsborough Ave   Tampa                    FL
Fayetteville                    128 Pavilion Pkwy                  Fayetteville           GA
Loganville                      4014 Atlanta Hwy                   Loganville             GA
Addison                          1038 N Rohlwing Rd.            Addison                  IL
87th & Dan Ryan         8900 S Lafayette Ave            Chicago                   IL
Deerfield                        200 S Waukegan Rd              Deerfield                IL
Matteson                        4707 Lincoln Mall Dr            Matteson                IL
Mundelein                     1100 N Rt 83                            Mundelein             IL
West Dundee                979 W Main St                         West Dundee        IL
Speedway                      10500 Parallel Pkwy               Kansas City           KS
Back Bay                       360 Newbury St                       Boston                    MA
Wareham                      2421 Cranberry Hwy               Wareham              MA
Inner Harbor               600 E Pratt St                           Baltimore              MD
Hunt Valley                  118 Shawan Rd                         Hunt Valley          MD
Biddeford                     405 Mariner Way                    Biddeford               ME
*Brooklyn Center       5925 Earle Brown Dr              Brooklyn Center   MN
*Edina                          3200 Southdale Cir                 Edina                      MN
*Hutchinson               1350 Hwy 15 S                           Hutchinson           MN
*Lakeville                    18350 Orchard Trl                    Lakeville                MN
Rochester South        4540 Maine Ave Se                   Rochester              MN
*Rogers                        20870 Rogers Dr                      Rogers                   MN
Ellisville                       15678 Manchester Rd              Ellisville                MO
Monroe                        3151 W Highway 74                  Monroe                  NC
Rocky Mount              1100 N Wesleyan Blvd             Rocky Mount        NC
Millard                         12210 K Plz                                 Omaha                   NE
East River Plaza         517 E 117th St                             New York              NY
Steelyard Commons  3506 Steelyard Dr                     Cleveland             OH
Salem Mall                   5031 Salem Ave                         Dayton                 OH
Caguas                           Las Americas Expry PR52 Zafiro Caguas          PR
Middletown                  890 W Main Rd                        Middletown        RI
Hickory Hollow           5255 Hickory Hollow Pkwy    Antioch                TN
Techridge                      12901 North I-35                      Austin                  TX
*Woodlake Parkway   6218 Woodglen                         San Antonio        TX
Landmark Mall           5901 Stevenson Ave                  Alexandria           VA
Cosner’s Corner          9745 Jefferson Davis Hwy       Fredericksburg   VA
East Richmond          4410 S Laburnum Ave               Richmond            VA
Mill Plain                    16611 Se Mill Plain Blvd            Vancouver            WA

* indicates stores notified March 29, 2012 of closure plans
Note: Two stores in Kansas City, MO (Metro North) and Scottsdale, AZ (Shea) permanently closed in February 2012.