Bestbuy.com to offer free holiday shipping

Minneapolis -- Best Buy Co. announced Tuesday that it will waive the minimum purchase limitations and offer free shipping on its complete inventory of 400,000 website items from Nov. 1 through Dec. 27.

"Consumers are looking for value, service and savings this year, and our goal is to provide them with convenient, creative and less costly ways to make the holiday shopping experience more enjoyable," said Barry Judge, executive VP and CMO, in a statement.

Best Buy also is offering same-day store pickup, shipping of online orders to stores and relaxed restrictions on returns in order to boost sales during the holiday shopping period.