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Dec 15, 2012

Best Buy bid deadline extended for founder Richard Schulze

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The Best Buy bid of founder Richard Schulze has been extended to February 28, 2013, according to the consumer electronics retailer’s report on Friday, December 14, 2012. Best Buy logo Image Credit: Reuters/Stephen Lam Schulze reportedly proposed to acquire Best Buy for $24 to $26 per share, or a total of $8.16 billion to $8.84 […]


Aug 20, 2012

Hubert Joly named as new Best Buy CEO, founder Richard Schulze declines offers on diligence deal

Hubert Joly named as new Best Buy CEO, founder Richard Schulze declines offers on diligence deal
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Hubert Joly was named as the new Best Buy CEO, after he resigned as Carlson (formerly known as Carlson Companies); while Best Buy founder Richard Schulze, who resigned from the company last June, declined to participate in the company‚Äôs offers on diligence deal pertaining to his interest to buy the company. Best Buy logo Image […]


Aug 6, 2012

Best Buy Offer: Founder Richard Schulze to buy company for $8.8B

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Best Buy logo Image Credit: REUTERS/Mark Blinch Best Buy founder Richard Schulze has reportedly gave an offer to buy the electronics retail giant for $8.8 billion on Monday, August 6, 2012. Schulze‘s Best Buy offer was reportedly contained in a letter sent to the board. Reports say that Schulze is willing to give shareholders $24 […]


Jun 8, 2012

Best Buy founder Richard Schulze resigns as Chairman and Board Director

Richard Schulze resigns
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Updated: August 20, 2012 2:10 p.m. Read Hubert Joly named as new Best Buy CEO, founder Richard Schulze declines offers on diligence deal Best Buy founder Richard Schulze resigned on Thursday, June 7, 2012 from his position as the company chairman and board director, with Audit Committee Chairman Hatim A. Tyabji to replace him. Best […]