March 3, 2022
Joyanta Acharjee

A major North American retailer is setting its sights on healthcare as a future driver of growth, as it updated analysts and investors in a corporate presentation on Thursday.

Best Buy (BBY) is an electronics retailer with vast stores staffed by employees in blue golf shirts and beige trousers. It has more than 1,000 stores and about 100,000 employees in the US and Canada.

The company originally started out as a musical instrument retailer and is now the second-biggest electronics retailer in North America behind Amazon (AMZN) according to data compiled by Statista.

Best Buy in health

Best Buy’s health plan – Credit: Best Buy

Healthcare – especially in a country such as the US which has a private system –...

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