Best Buy (BBY) wants to get people in and out of its stores with a pricey new Apple (AAPL) or Samsung smartphone as fast as possible. "[We are] revamping the mobile departments in our stores and enhancing the online presence at BestBuy.com to create a better, easier, more seamless shopping experience for customers," Best Buy's John Vomhof Jr. wrote in a blog post Saturday. The project, called "Mobile 2020" internally, has been in the works since last year and "will roll out to hundreds of stores over the next few months." The planned in-store initiatives include adding "specially trained employees" to help customers pick among phone products, "updated vendor and carrier experiences" and special
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