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11 Feb, 2015, 06:03 ET Best Buy Canada community program expands to include Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)

Grants awarded to 13 Canadian elementary schools Announcement Highlights: - New for 2015, Tech Lab grants offered in two categories: as...


28 Nov, 2014, 05:00 ET /R E P E A T -- All Future Shop stores opening early for its biggest Black Friday sale yet/

Savings continue through the weekend and ends with a Cyber Monday splash on Futureshop.ca BURNABY, BC, Nov. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Now entering its...


25 Nov, 2014, 16:22 ET Future Shop thinks outside the 'big box' with launch of Cornwall store

Partnership between Top Chef Canada winner Chef René Rodriguez, Boys and Girls Clubs, and Future Shop creates the perfect recipe to draw out...


25 Nov, 2014, 06:03 ET All Future Shop stores opening early for its biggest Black Friday sale yet

Savings continue through the weekend and ends with a Cyber Monday splash on Futureshop.ca BURNABY, BC, Nov. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Now entering its...


12 Nov, 2014, 07:00 ET Future Shop reveals tech is the gift that more than 40 per cent of Canadians want this holiday season

New survey discovers Canadians secretly giving gifts they want too this holiday season Announcement...


31 Oct, 2014, 09:22 ET Future Shop opening new concept Cornwall store on November 21

Company's third smaller format store capable of housing the entire assortment of a large-format store Announcement Highlights: - Future...


27 Oct, 2014, 06:03 ET Future Shop's Future Generation Tech Lab program expands its scope to further enhance technology in elementary schools

Program will award $150,000 across two categories to improve technology for K-8 schools Announcement Highlights: - Tech Lab grants will be...


16 Sep, 2014, 06:03 ET Future Shop awards $150,000 to nine secondary schools through Future Generation Tech Lab Grant program

BURNABY, BC, Sept. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Future Shop's Future Generation Tech Lab program is pleased to announce the nine secondary schools across...


12 Sep, 2014, 08:03 ET It's official: VIZIO Smart TVs and audio products now available at Future Shop and Futureshop.ca

BURNABY, BC, Sept. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Future Shop, Canada's leading retail destination for consumer electronics and lifestyle goods, today...


08 Sep, 2014, 08:08 ET Future Shop hosting midnight openings for Destiny, NHL 15, and Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Select stores will open at midnight; kick-off party at the Yonge & Dundas Future Shop BURNABY, BC, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - At 11:59 p.m. on...


31 Jul, 2014, 11:49 ET Geek Squad to service and protect Future Shop clients starting August 1

BURNABY, BC, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - A new partnership has been formed between Geek Squad and Future Shop, Canada's leading Consumer Electronics...


28 Jul, 2014, 09:00 ET Future Shop and futurist Trevor Haldenby fast forward to 2020 and identify top five career prospects

Future Shop asks: are students really back-to-school shopping, or are they future shopping? Announcement Highlights: - Future Shop partners...


30 Jun, 2014, 09:03 ET VIDEO: Future Shop tablet sales sky-rocket following release of Samsung Galaxy Tab S

BURNABY, BC, June 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Following the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S at more than 135 Future Shop stores and online at...


01 Dec, 2013, 13:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Future Shop launches fourth annual Cyber Monday sale Sunday night/

Futureshop.ca offers tips for online shopping success; Online shopping b-roll available to media BURNABY, BC, Nov. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Cyber Monday...


29 Nov, 2013, 16:23 ET Future Shop launches fourth annual Cyber Monday sale Sunday night

Futureshop.ca offers tips for online shopping success; Online shopping b-roll available to media BURNABY, BC, Nov. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Cyber Monday...


29 Nov, 2013, 05:01 ET /R E P E A T -- Future Shop opening all stores extra early for Black Friday/

Stores across Canada opening at 6:00 a.m.; 8:00 a.m. in Quebec BURNABY, BC, Nov. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Holiday shopping has started and consumers are...


26 Nov, 2013, 06:55 ET Future Shop opening all stores extra early for Black Friday

Stores across Canada opening at 6:00 a.m.; 8:00 a.m. in Quebec BURNABY, BC, Nov. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Holiday shopping has started and consumers are...


14 Nov, 2013, 13:03 ET /R E P E A T -- All Future Shop stores opening early for launch of PlayStation 4/

Midnight openings on November 14 in Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver Announcement Highlights:  - To commemorate the arrival...


07 Nov, 2013, 06:59 ET All Future Shop stores opening early for launch of PlayStation 4

Midnight openings on November 14 in Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver Announcement Highlights:  - To commemorate the arrival...


06 Nov, 2013, 06:59 ET New survey discovers majority of Canadians believe Mom is nicer than Dad

Future Shop replaces Santa's naughty list with 'The Nicer List' to determine who deserves the best gift Announcement Highlights: ...


07 Oct, 2013, 06:03 ET Future Shop rocks with Gibson and Epiphone Guitars, launching on Futureshop.ca and in-store

BURNABY, BC, Oct. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Future Shop and Futureshop.ca, Canada's leading destinations for consumer electronics and lifestyle goods, are...


18 Sep, 2013, 06:03 ET Future Shop awards $210,000 to 15 elementary schools through Future Generation Tech Lab Grant program

BURNABY, BC, Sept. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Future Shop's Future Generation Tech Lab program is pleased to announce the 15 elementary schools across...


07 Aug, 2013, 07:03 ET Future Shop discovers nearly half of Canadian grads pursue a different career than originally intended

Hottest products for back-to-school include laptops, tablets, smartphones and more Announcement Highlights: - Future Shop finds almost...


22 May, 2013, 07:03 ET Future Shop's Future Generation Tech Lab program expands grant opportunities to elementary schools

Program will award $100,000 to upgrade technology and inspire students in kindergarten-grade eight Announcement Highlights: - Future...


13 Feb, 2013, 08:03 ET Future Shop's Future Generation Tech Lab program awards 12 Canadian schools with grants

Additional two high schools awarded $20,000 in technology thanks to Samsung Hope for Children Smart School Grants Announcement Highlights:...