Vizio launches in Canada, partners with Future Shop, Best Buy

by Christina Peden Vizio announced today that it will be officially setting up shop in Canada in partnership with Future Shop and Best Buy. Speaking at a press event today in Toronto, Lily Knowles, Vizio’s vice president of product marketing, said the company has been pondering a Canadian launch for “quite a while”. After releasing […]

Geek Squad hits Future Shop August 1st

Canadians will now have access to the Geek Squad at 135 Future Shop stores across the country. Customers will also be able to book services online at FutureShop.ca. Previously only available through Best Buy, the technology troubleshooting experts will grow to 1,400 strong through the partnership with Future Shop. In addition to technical services, Future […]

Future Shop Continues to Focus on Educated Consumers

It’s no secret that Canadians like to research products online, then head over to the retail stores in person to make a purchase. With overall online sales crossing $18 billion in 2011 and many leading Canadian retailers seeing improved site visits – up 5 to 10 percent in numerous cases – over the holiday season, […]

Future Shop & Click Magazine Sign Exclusive Deal

Starting on March 15th, readers of Click Magazine may begin collecting their free monthly issues from Future Shop. That’s right. Click will only be available from the 120 Future Shop stores across Canada. Frank O’Grady, CEO of Click Media, said: “Since launching in Canada last year, Click Magazine has grown rapidly, but we truly feel […]