Samsung Canada Brings Industry Leading Retail Experiences to Richmond Centre
with the Launch of a New Brand Store
Second standalone retail location opens on February 1(st )allowing Canadians
to play more, do more and share more
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Samsung Canada, a leading supplier of
high-technology in the Canadian marketplace, today announced the launch of its
second Canadian Samsung Experience Store at Richmond Centre in British
Columbia opening on Saturday, February 1(st). As part of Samsung's expanding
retail presence in Canada, the new 1,900 square foot standalone retail
location is designed to help Canadians play more, do more and share more with
exciting new ways to interact with Samsung's latest line up of mobile,
personal computing and consumer electronic products.
"We are thrilled to be opening the doors to our Richmond Centre brand
experience store as the next big step in our national retail strategy and just
in time for Chinese New Year. Our approach to retail is to bring the
innovation, design and performance of our broad portfolio of products to life
while providing customers with a more connected shopping experience," said
James Politeski, President of Samsung Canada. "The success of our first
standalone retail store in Burnaby, B.C. and strong support from local
consumers has led us to expand our retail footprint in market, and nationally,
and to continue delivering Canadians with products and solutions that make
everyday life easier through integration."
The store will showcase Samsung's dedication to industry-leading customer
service and in-store education by offering unprecedented one-to-one, walk-in
customer service support where repair and maintenance will be provided on the
spot. In addition to a dedicated on-site mobile repair service centre, a
product training centre will also be available led by fully-trained Samsung
experts utilizing the retail floor to showcase Samsung's convergent technology
to give consumers a feature-rich, immersive experience.
Consumers who visit the Richmond location can expect to see firsthand how
Samsung's innovative products including smartphones, tablets, laptops,
connected cameras and accessories can help them 'Play More Do More and Share
Samsung's national retail expansion also includes a new Samsung Experience
Store at West Edmonton Mall opening on February 13. In addition, Samsung has
opened a series of Samsung Experience Shops located inside Best Buy and Future
Shop locations across Canada with 90 stores planned to open by the end of 2014.
For a comprehensive list of Samsung's retail locations, visit www.samsung.com.
About Samsung Electronics Canada
Samsung Electronics Canada offers a broad range of award-winning consumer
electronics including televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers,
cameras, home appliances, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions.
The Canadian arm, selected in 2013 as one of Strategy Magazine's Brands of the
Year, upholds Samsung's global mission to open new possibilities for young
minded consumers everywhere, providing users premium experiences that are
unparalleled due to Samsung's innovative technology and stylish design. As a
result, Samsung has become a true leader in the consumer electronics industry
both in terms of business leadership and brand strength. In 2013, Samsung was
ranked #8 in the Interbrand 100 Best Global Brands and was named as one of
Marketing Magazine's 2012 Top 10 Marketers of the Year in Canada.
To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com
Follow Samsung Canada at facebook.com/SamsungCanada or on Twitter
SOURCE Samsung Electronics Canada
Kevin Galbraith North Strategic for Samsung Canada
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