Best Buy was started in 1966 as Sound of Music. In 1983 the store was renamed as Best Buys Superstores Company. And in the year 1989 it finally got the identity it currently carries, Best Buy. Best Buy has been in the specialty retail market dealing in electronics. Best Buy is the Mecca of Electronics. There’s nothing you’ll not find here. Best part is their brick-and-mortar presence is as good as their online presence. Best Buy is also known for its technology service including installation and repair in the name of Geek Squad.