Re: [SLUG] CompUSA in Brandon

From: Michael Fisher (
Date: Sat Mar 01 2008 - 17:49:18 EST

On Sat, Mar 1, 2008 at 4:38 PM, Paul M Foster <>

> On Sat, Mar 01, 2008 at 01:52:47PM -0500, Steven Buehler wrote:
> > Just dropped by the CompUSA in Brandon, which has been "reopened"
> > under TigerDirect, keeping the CompUSA name. Now it's computer and
> > television equipment and hardware, and it seems the prices have
> > dropped considerably under the new management. No more software, no
> > more game consoles and satellite radios, and no more Apple/Mac stuff.
> > If you want Mac stuff you'll have to drive to the Apple Stores in
> > Tampa (International Plaza) or Orlando (Mall at Millenia and Florida
> > Mall) now.
> Actually, I believe there's a mac place somewhere in Pinellas county as
> well. Maybe Dunedin or Palm Harbor. There used to be a "Ray's Connecting
> Point", and it may be the same place.
> Also, talked to the Apple person at CompUSA before they closed, and as I
> recall, she was going to be based at the Best Buy on 19 and Drew. So
> Best Buy may be selling Macs as well.
> Paul
I know the Best Buy across from the Citrus Mall in Tampa is selling Macs,
software and accessories but I don't believe iPods are included.

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