Minneapolis-based Musicland Group is a division of Best Buy Co., Inc., and is the nation’s leading specialty retailer of pre recorded entertainment software products. Musicland’s stores are the shopping destinations for music, movies, video games, books and other entertainment-related merchandise. Founded in 1956 in Minnesota, the company has developed a strong store base and has become a respected e-commerce retailer. With stores in 49 states, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and three branded web sites, Musicland is committed to giving customers the products they want, when they want them. Musicland operates more than 1,300 stores under three names. The store brands include:
||More than 800 stores in 48 states,
Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands
||More than 400 stores in 47 states
and Puerto Rico
||More than 70 stores in 19 states
All store counts last updated June 30, 2002.
For store location information, call 1.888.606.3342 or visit our online store locator.
Goody Got It!: A huge selection of products, a great shopping experience and convenient locations.
For years, the Sam Goody name has been synonymous with music – now, it’s all that and more. Not only are the stores stocked with an overwhelming selection of music, but also supplemented by an environment that screams ENTERTAINMENT. The store is filled with listening stations and gaming kiosks and all of the products that young consumers can’t get enough of.
The stores carry all of the music imaginable in every genre – from new releases and best sellers to classics and everything in between. In addition, the stores are merchandised with an extensive selection of DVD movies and music videos. Many stores even stock the hottest video gaming systems and hundreds of video games. And, don’t forget about the coolest and hippest electronics designed for young, fun entertainment enthusiasts including MP3 players, portable CD players and PDAs. Sam Goody is ENTERTAINMENT.
Sam Goody is where more than 16 million consumers find entertainment each month.
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||Opened as Musicland in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in 1956
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|• Store Size:
||Average 4,600 square feet, but range from 1,000 to 30,000 square feet