A Step-By-Step Guide to Using Best Buy’s Reserve amp; Collect Service
UPDATE: 2012 – Best Buy is no longer operating in the UK
Best Buy is one of the UKs premier electronics firms. It features a fantastic online selection of computers and other electronics items that make a home a more pleasant place to live.
Best Buy’s website features a jolly useful Reserve and Collect service that lets consumers in the UK pay for items online and collect them at any participating Best Buy location. This service is quite useful because it reduces the hassles of purchasing items online.
To learn more about this handy service, please have a look below at a step-by-step guide that explains how to use Best Buy’s Reserve and Collect Service.
Step 1: Sign up for an account at Best Buy’s merchant website.
Be sure to use a real email address and your current post code whilst signing up to avoid unexpected delays processing your request.
Step 2: Return to the website to shop for your favourite items.
Step 3: Look for items that have a special yellow basket logo located on the item’s webpage.
Items that have this special logo are automatically eligible to use Best Buy’s Reserve and Collect service.
Step 4: Once you are finished shopping, tick on the yellow “Continue to Check Out” button located on the right side of the page.
Ticking on this page will take you to a separate page that asks you how you wish to pay for your items.
Step 5: Look for the yellow “Reserve amp; Collect” button located on the right side of the page.
Tick on this button to use the Reserve and Collect service.
Step 6: Enter your postcode to locate a Best Buy store that features the Reserve and Collect service.
Step 7: Click on the “Find Stores” button to proceed.
Step 8: Select a store in your area to collect your order.
You may want to select the store that is located closest to your neighbourhood to avoid needless delays and hassles.
Step 9: Pay for your order using Best Buy’s secure payment service.
Step 10: Wait for a confirmation email from Best Buy before going to the store.
It usually takes about 1-2 hours to receive this email. It contains an important confirmation number that you’ll need to take to the store to pick up your order. As a result, be sure to wait for this email before you go to the store to pick up your order.
Step 11: Go to the Best Buy location you selected to collect your items.
Be sure to take with you the confirmation number you received in the email to the store. This will simplify the process of retrieving your order.
Step 12: Go to the area of the store that features a “Reserve amp; Collect” sign to retrieve your order.
Step 13: Hand the confirmation email you received to the sales clerk to pick your order.
You may also want to show some sort of identification to speed the process along.
Step 14: Finally, retrieve your order from the store.
As you can see, using Best Buy’s Reserve and Collect service is a straightforward process. Have fun using this service the next time you shop at Best Buy’s website.