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CarMax Reports Top Searched Used Vehicles in 2010
RICHMOND, Va., Dec 29, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The Ford 150 ousted the Honda Accord for the top spot as this year's most searched vehicle on carmax.com, according to CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX) the nation's largest retailer of used cars. The Honda Accord had held onto the number one spot for the last four years in a row. The top ten searched vehicles on carmax.com for 2010 are: Ford 150 Chevrolet Tahoe ...
 

CarMax Reports Record Third Quarter Results
RICHMOND, Va., Dec 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX) today reported results for the third quarter ended November 30, 2010. Net sales and operating revenues increased 23% to $2.12 billion from $1.73 billion in the third quarter of last year. Comparable store used unit sales increased 16% for the quarter. Total used unit sales rose 18% in the third quarter. Net income in...
 

CarMax Associate Helps Customer, Wins Company Award
RICHMOND, Va. (Dec. 16, 2010) — CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, awards Jacksonville, Fla. Service Consultant-in-training Kyle George the CarMax “Above and Beyond” award for his selfless customer service when he helped a family in need.    George completed repairs on a customer’s vehicle and called to remind him that coverage for his rental car would soon expire. He learned the customer had taken a bad fall and was unable to drive. Scheduled to wor...
 

CarMax Foundation Awards $5,000 Grant to City Care’s Whiz Kids in Oklahoma
RICHMOND, Va. (December 13, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded City Care’s Whiz Kids of Oklahoma City, Okla. a $5,000 grant as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program. City Care’s Whiz Kids received the grant for the Crutcho Public Schools Expansion.  The mission of the organization is to improve the reading levels of at-risk youth and this expansion will provide the Crutcho community w...
 

CarMax Announces Webcast Information for Upcoming Events
RICHMOND, Va., Dec 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX) announced today the webcast and/or conference call access information for upcoming events. December 21, 2010 - Third Quarter Fiscal 2011 Earnings Conference Call. On December 21, CarMax will release sales and earnings for the third quarter ended November 30, 2010, and will host a conference call for investors at 9:00 a.m. ET. Investors may access the call as follows: ...
 

Prepare Your Car for Winter with Tips from CarMax
RICHMOND, Va., Dec 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Car trouble can ruin holiday travel plans, but auto service technicians for the nation's largest used car retailer, CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX), offer these ten tips to ensure your car is cold weather ready. "Winter weather can expose problems drivers often overlook," says CarMax ASE Master Technician Tom Damon. "Preventative maintenance is especially important during cold weather months to avoid costly repairs." Follow these winterizing tips from C...
 

CarMax Foundation Awards $10,000 Grant To Urban Peak in Colorado
RICHMOND, Va. (December 6, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation awarded Urban Peak of Colorado a $10,000 grant as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program Urban Peak provides resources to homeless youth or youth at risk of becoming homeless and received the grant from The CarMax Foundation for the Education and Employment Program.  This program focuses on career goals with an emphasis on punctuality, ...
 

CarMax Foundation Awards Grants to Tulsa, Oklahoma Organizations
RICHMOND, Va. (November 19, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded grants to two Tulsa, Okla. organizations as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program. The Oklahoma grants include:  The Tristesse Healing Hearts Grief Center - $10,000 to programs that support the organization’s mission of creating a safe, caring community where bereaved families get needed support during the grieving pro...
 

CarMax Foundation Awards $10,000 Grant to HopeKids, Inc. in Salt Lake City, Utah
RICHMOND, Va. (November 16, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded HopeKids, Inc. of Utah a $10,000 grant as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program. The CarMax Foundation awarded the grant to HopeKids for HopeDay Programs.  The primary goal of this organization is to provide hope to children dealing with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.  The HopeDay programs include events...
 

CarMax Hiring for 1,200 Store Positions Across U.S.
Positions in Sales, Service Operations, Purchasing, Business Office Available RICHMOND, Va., Nov 03, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, is currently recruiting for more than 1,200 store positions in locations across the country as part of the company's seasonal staffing needs as well as its announced expansion plans. The majority of positions are in sales and service operations (detailers, ...
 

CarMax Announces Chief Financial Officer Transition
Tom Reedy Promoted to CFO RICHMOND, Va., Oct 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- CarMax, Inc., (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, today announced the promotion of Tom Reedy to senior vice president and chief financial officer. Reedy, 46, will be responsible for CarMax's finance organization, including accounting, treasury, financial planning and analysis, tax and risk management. The company will begin recruiting for the position of treasurer, which Reedy previously held. "T...
 

Car Buyers Consider Themselves Smart Shoppers, According to CarMax Survey
RICHMOND, Va., Oct 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --According to a recent telephone survey conducted for CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, more Americans view themselves as a "smart shopper" when it comes to the car buying process. Nearly sixty percent of Americans say "smart shopper" is the phrase that best describes them during the car buying process. The "hagglers" were a distant second at 13 percent, with "data-crunche...
 

CarMax to Present at Morningstar Conference
RICHMOND, Va., Oct 20, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX) announced today that Katharine Kenny, Vice President, Investor Relations, will present at the Morningstar 5th Annual Stocks Forum on November 4 at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel in Chicago. The presentation will begin at 1:40 p.m. CT (2:40 p.m. ET). A live webcast of the presentation will be available at investor.carmax.com. The webcast will be archived and available for replay th...
 

CarMax Breaks Ground on First Store In Lexington, Kentucky
RICHMOND, Va. (October 4, 2010)—CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, has begun construction on a new CarMax superstore in Lexington, Kentucky.  The new store will be the first CarMax location in Lexington and the second CarMax location in Kentucky. The Lexington CarMax superstore is expected to open in 2011 and will provide approximately 50 to 75 jobs.  The 14,123-square-foot superstore will be built at 105 Sand Lake Drive in Lexington on more than six...
 

CarMax Receives Perfect Score on Corporate Equality Index
Used Car Retailer Recognized for Commitment to Equality Third Consecutive Year RICHMOND, Va., Oct 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, has achieved a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation's annual Corporate Equality Index (CEI). The CEI measures workplace equality for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. As part of this recognition, CarMax i...
 

Car Shoppers Rate Quality as Most Important Factor, According to CarMax Survey
Price and Safety Round Out Top Three RICHMOND, Va., Sep 29, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --According to a recent telephone survey conducted for CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, more Americans say quality is the factor that most influences their car buying decision. More than a third of Americans who have purchased a vehicle say quality has the greatest influence on their car buying decision, followed by price and safety...
 

CarMax Foundation Awards $7,500 Grant to Ronald McDonald House Charities® of South Florida
RICHMOND, Va. (September 23, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded Ronald McDonald House Charities® of South Florida a $7,500 grant as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program. The CarMax Foundation awarded the grant to Ronald McDonald House to provide computer access for families.  These new and reliable computers at the Houses in Miami and Fort Lauderdale will allow House residents to com...
 

CarMax Reports Record Quarterly Results
RICHMOND, Va., Sep 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX) today reported results for the second quarter ended August 31, 2010. Net sales and operating revenues increased 13% to $2.34 billion from $2.08 billion in the second quarter of last year. Comparable store used unit sales increased 4% for the quarter. Total used unit sales rose 5% in the second quarter. Net income inc...
 

CarMax Senior Vice President Recognized as One of the "100 Leading Women in the North American Auto Industry"
RICHMOND, Va., Sep 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, is pleased to announce that Angie Chattin, senior vice president and president of CarMax Auto Finance, has been selected as one of the "100 Leading Women in the North American Auto Industry" by AUTOMOTIVE NEWS magazine, the leading publication for the auto industry. "We would like to congratulate Angie for this well deserved honor," said ...
 

CarMax Breaks Ground on First Store in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Company Resumes Growth, Looks Forward to Future RICHMOND, Va. (August 23, 2010)—CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, has begun construction on a new CarMax superstore in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  The new store will be the first CarMax location in the state of Louisiana. The Baton Rouge CarMax superstore is expected to open in 2011 and will provide approximately 50 to 75 jobs.  The 36,726-square-foot superstore will be built at 6750 Siegen Lane in Bato...
 

CarMax Foundation Awards $7,500 Grant to Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Florida
RICHMOND, Va. (August 19, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded the Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Florida a $7,500 grant as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program. The Boys & Girls Clubs received the funds for the Project Learn program.  This educational enhancement program includes homework assistance and tutoring in a setting that encourages club members to get in a habit of setting a...
 

The CarMax Foundation Awards $16,000 Grant to Richmond-Area Boys & Girls Clubs' Camp
Funds Granted on Behalf of 250 Associate Volunteers   RICHMOND, Va. (August 10, 2010) - CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars , announced today that The CarMax Foundation awarded $16,000 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Richmond for Camp Little Hawk.  The grant is on behalf of the approximately 250 Richmond-area associates who volunteered with the organization throughout the summer as part of the company’s annual nationwide focus on volunteerism. ...
 

CarMax Announces Webcast Information for Upcoming Events
RICHMOND, Va., Aug 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX) announced today the webcast and/or conference call access information for upcoming events. August 9, 2010 - J.P. Morgan Auto Conference 2010. Katharine Kenny, Vice President, Investor Relations, will present at the J.P. Morgan Auto Conference 2010 on August 9 at the Westin Book Cadillac in Detroit. The presentation will begin at 1:50 p.m. CT (2:50 p.m. ET). A live webcast of the pr...
 

CarMax Announces LUV2DRV Facebook Giveaway Grand Prize Winner
Richmond-area Winner Receives $2,500 RICHMOND, Va., Jul 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX) the nation's largest retailer of used cars, announced today Angela Burnett from Mechanicsville, Va., won the LUV2DRV Facebook Giveaway grand prize of $2,500. Angela was randomly selected from thousands of Facebook users who entered the giveaway. The giveaway ran from May 26 to July 6 as part of the LUV2DRV campaign where CarMax Faceb...
 

CarMax Laurel Toyota Donates Nearly $50,000 to Laurel, Maryland-Area Organizations
RICHMOND, Va. (July 21, 2010) — CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that CarMax Laurel Toyota has donated nearly $50,000 to Laurel, Md.-area nonprofit organizations.  “These organizations provide great services to our community,” said Ted Neale, location general manager of CarMax Laurel Toyota.  “We are proud to be among their supporters as they positively impact the lives of local youth and work to save our beautiful bay area.” The ...
 

With Summer Driving Heating Up, CarMax Provides Tips to Improve Your Gas Mileage
RICHMOND, Va., Jul 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --This summer season the family road trip will average more than eight hours in driving time, according to a recent CarMax survey - that means filling up the gas tank more than once, especially if you're driving a minivan or SUV. CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, wants to help you make the most of the dollars you spend at the pump with some helpful tips before you hit the road....
 

The CarMax Foundation Awards $45,000 Grant for Richmond Summer Basketball League
League Kicks-Off Fourth Year Supporting Local Youth RICHMOND, Va. (June 28, 2010) - CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded a $45,000 grant to the Enrichmond Foundation  for the fourth season of the CarMax Summer Basketball League. The Enrichmond Foundation is a non-profit organization that works with the city’s Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities to maintain, restore, preserve or impr...
 

CarMax Reports Selling More Cars and for More Money
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Parents Say Music a Must for Long Road Trips, According to CarMax Survey
LUV2DRV Facebook Giveaway in Final Stretch RICHMOND, Va., Jun 24, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Parents say music is a must on long road trips with the family this summer, according to a recent telephone survey conducted for CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars. The survey is part of the CarMax LUV2DRV Facebook campaign that aims to help families make the most of every moment of their journey to their summer vacation destinat...
 

CarMax Reports First Quarter Results
RICHMOND, Va., Jun 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX) today reported results for the first quarter ended May 31, 2010. Net sales and operating revenues increased 23% to $2.26 billion from $1.83 billion in the first quarter of last year. Comparable store used unit sales increased 9% for the quarter. Total used unit sales rose 9% in the first quarter. Net earnings increased...
 

CarMax Aims to Avoid Stereotypes of Used Car Lots
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CarMax Opens Forest Park Superstore
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CarMax Opens First Store In Cincinnati, OH
RICHMOND, Va. (June 16, 2010) - CarMax, Inc., (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, officially opened its first auto superstore in Cincinnati, Ohio today. The Cincinnati CarMax is located at 12105 Omniplex Court. The store is 66,202 square-feet, employs more than 80 associates and stocks 250 to 400 used vehicles of nearly every make and model. The retailer opened another Ohio location today in Dayton. "We have changed the way consumers buy cars," said Tom Folliard, presiden...
 

CarMax Opens First Store In Dayton, Ohio
RICHMOND, Va. (June 16, 2010) - CarMax, Inc., (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, officially opened its first auto superstore in Dayton, Ohio today. The Dayton CarMax is located at 3555 Miamisburg-Centerville Road in West Carrollton. The store is 45,576 square-feet, employs more than 70 associates and stocks 250 to 400 used vehicles of nearly every make and model. The retailer opened another Ohio location today in Cincinnati. "We have changed the way consumers buy cars," ...
 

CarMax Announces Webcast Information for Upcoming Events
RICHMOND, Va., Jun 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX) announced today the webcast and/or conference call access information for upcoming events. June 23, 2010 - First Quarter Fiscal 2011 Earnings Conference Call. On June 23, CarMax will release sales and earnings for the first quarter ended May 31, 2010, and will host a conference call for investors at 9:00 a.m. ET. Investors may access the call as follows: Dial 1-888-298...
 

CarMax Awarded Maryland "Workplace Excellence" Seal of Approval for Sixth Consecutive Year
RICHMOND, Va., (June 1, 2010) – CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, has received the 2010 Workplace Excellence Award for the sixth consecutive year. CarMax, which has more than 1,800 associates in the greater Washington, D.C. area, was selected for this award by the Alliance for Workplace Excellence. “Providing a workplace culture that combines flexibility, great benefits and career opportunities is what we strive for at CarMax,” said Tom Marcey, Mid-Atlanti...
 

CarMax Kicks Off Month-Long Volunteer Efforts Across the Country
Company Also Introduces New Community Service Award RICHMOND, Va. (June 1, 2010) - CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, today kicks off volunteer efforts across the United States to support the communities where our associates live and work.  During June, hundreds of CarMax associates are volunteering in teams for non-profit organizations, such as Boys & Girls Clubs, Ronald McDonald House, and American Cancer Society.  Volunteer teams are dedicating ...
 

Parents Plug In Accessories to Ease Stress of Summer Car Trips
CarMax Survey Finds Parents Divided Between DVD and GPS as Top Gadget for Family Road Trips RICHMOND, Va. (May 26, 2010)—When choosing the must-have car accessory for a long family summer drive, parents are conflicted. A DVD player and GPS navigation system tie for top place, according to a just-released survey from CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars. CarMax today launches its LUV2DRV Facebook campaign to help families make the most of every moment of their jo...
 

CarMax Recognized as a Top Workplace From Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
RICHMOND, Va., (May 26, 2010) – CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, has been named to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Top Workplaces list for 2010. CarMax, which has more than 250 associates in the greater Milwaukee, Wisconsin area, was selected for this honor based on employee survey results, conducted by WorkplaceDynamics. “CarMax is proud to provide an environment that helps associates enjoy and succeed in their work,” said Tom Vicini, Central regional vice p...
 

CarMax Opens New Store in Augusta, Georgia
First store in Augusta, sixth store in the State of Georgia RICHMOND, Va. (May 19, 2010) - CarMax, Inc., (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, officially opened its first auto superstore in Augusta, Georgia today. The Augusta CarMax is located at 130 Mason McKnight Jr. Parkway. The store is 13,527 square-feet, employs more than 35 associates and stocks 200 to 300 used vehicles of nearly every make and model. "We have changed the way consumers buy cars," said Tom Folliard...
 

CarMax Wins Torch Awards For Business Ethics and Community Service From Metro Atlanta Better Business Bureau
CarMax Wins Award Fifth Consecutive Year RICHMOND, Va. (May 13, 2010)—CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, has won the Torch Awards for Business Ethics and Community Service from the Metro Atlanta, Athens and Northeast Georgia Better Business Bureau for the fifth year in a row. CarMax has five CarMax Auto Superstores in the Greater Atlanta region, a CarMax Car Buying Center, and CarMax Auto Finance, the credit division that supports financing for all CarMax stor...
 

CarMax Advises How to Avoid Flood-Damaged Cars
RICHMOND, Va. (May 7, 2010) — In the wake of recent flooding, CarMax, Inc., (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, is advising consumers on how to avoid purchasing flood-damaged vehicles. “Consumers should be aware that some businesses and individuals may try to sell salvaged and flood-damaged cars without revealing the vehicle history,” said Bryan Ennis, Nashville region vice president of purchasing for CarMax.  “Flood-damaged cars that are not structurally or mechanical...
 

CarMax Receives Award of Distinction from Houston Better Business Bureau
RICHMOND, Va. (May 6, 2010) — CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, has received an Award of Distinction for Business Ethics from the Houston Better Business Bureau Education Foundation.  There are four CarMax store locations in the Greater Houston, Texas area. “Winning this award means that CarMax continues to deliver unparalleled customer service by conducting our business in an honest and ethical manner,” said Donna Wassel, Southwest region vice presiden...
 

CarMax Brings 70 New Jobs to Dayton, OH
Retailer Known for Hiring Outside the Auto Industry Accepting Applications RICHMOND, Va. (May 3, 2010) — CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, is currently recruiting for approximately 70 positions for the company’s new store in Dayton.  The new 45,575 square foot superstore opens on June 16, 2010, at 3555 Miamisburg-Centerville Road in West Carrollton.  This is CarMax’s first used superstore in the Dayton area and will be the third store to open in Ohi...
 

CarMax brings 80 New Jobs to Cincinnati, Ohio
Retailer Known for Hiring Outside the Auto Industry Accepting Applications RICHMOND, Va. (April 27, 2010)—CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, is currently recruiting for approximately 80 positions for the company’s new store in Cincinnati, Ohio.  The new 66,200 square foot superstore opens on June 16, 2010, at 12105 Omniplex Court in Cincinnati.  This is CarMax’s first used car superstore in Cincinnati and will be the fourth store in Ohio. Applicati...
 

CarMax Provides "Spring Cleaning" Advice for Your Car How to Get Your Car Fit For Spring
RICHMOND, Va., Apr 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) —Has the harsh weather taken a toll on your vehicle? With a little love and some tender care, your car can be ready for spring in no time. CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, and its master technicians, offer advice on how to spruce up your car for spring during National Car Care month. "Preparing your car for the busy season of car trips and hot weather is so important, but is often an afterthought," said Tom Damo...
 

CarMax Brings 35 New Jobs to Augusta, Georgia
Retailer Known for Hiring Outside the Auto Industry Accepting Applications RICHMOND, Va. (April 12, 2010)—CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, is currently recruiting for approximately 35 positions for the company’s new store in Augusta.  The new 13,527 square foot superstore opens on May 19, 2010, at 130 Mason McKnight Jr. Parkway in Augusta, Georgia.  This is CarMax’s first used superstore in Augusta and the sixth store in Georgia. Applications are...
 

CarMax Foundation Awards $100,000 in Grants to Richmond Area Organizations
RICHMOND, Va. (April 8, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded $100,000 in grants to Richmond area nonprofit organizations.  The grants are for programs that focus on education and youth leadership.  “The CarMax Foundation is proud to support these amazing programs that impact many children and families in the Greater Richmond area,” said Dodie Fix, president of The CarMax Foundation and assis...
 

Carmax Foundation Awards Educational and Leadership Grants to Fresno-Area Organizations
RICHMOND, Va. (April 7, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded grants to Fresno, California-area organizations as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program. The Fresno-area grants include: Encourage Tomorrow - $5,000 for La Rosa, a college and career readiness program.  This program will work with more than 20 first generation college-bound females for a full school year.  Weekly prog...
 

CarMax Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2010 Earnings
Announces Phased Resumption of Store Growth RICHMOND, Va., Apr 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX) today reported results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 28, 2010. Net sales and operating revenues increased 25% to $1.83 billion from $1.47 billion in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2009. For the fiscal year, net sales and operating revenues increased 7% to $7.47 billion from $6.97 billion in ...
 

Shoppers Likely to Buy Used for Their Next Vehicle Purchase, According to CarMax Survey
RICHMOND, Va., Mar 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- More Americans say they will buy a used car once their current vehicle is no longer running, according to a recent telephone survey conducted for CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars. "Buying a used car is a smart way to spend in any type of economy," said Tom Folliard, president and CEO of CarMax. "Consumers can save thousands of dollars and still get the car they want for les...
 

CarMax to hire next month to open Augusta dealership in May
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CarMax Identifies Top Ten Searched Vehicles on Carmax.com For February
Ford F-150 Grabs Top Spot for Fourth Month In a Row RICHMOND, Va. (March 12, 2010) – CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX) the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, has released its list of the Top Searched Vehicles on carmax.com for February. For the fourth month in a row, the Ford F-150 has grabbed the top spot.  Trucks take four spots of the top ten most searched vehicles for February.  The Jeep Wrangler has been steadily moving up the list in searches as well, jumping from 10 in November t...
 

CarMax Announces Webcast Information for Upcoming Events
RICHMOND, Va., Mar 11, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX) announced today the webcast and/or conference call access information for upcoming events. April 1, 2010 - Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2010 Earnings Conference Call. On April 1, CarMax will release sales and earnings for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 28, 2010, and will host a conference call for investors at 9:00 a.m. ET. Investors may access the call as follows...
 

CarMax Announces Twitter Contest Grand Prize Winner
Pensacola-area Winner Receives $25,000 RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX) the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, has concluded its “Tweet Yourself to a New Ride” contest on the social networking site Twitter. The Grand Prize winner of $25,000 from CarMax is Stephanie Beck from Pensacola, Florida. During the eight weeks of the contest, participants were encouraged to visit http://www.carmax.com/tweet to find the specific phrase to tweet. In addition to the grand pri...
 

Carmax Foundation Awards $10,000 Grant To Stanislaus Partners In Education In Modesto, CA
RICHMOND, Va. (March 3, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded Stanislaus Partners in Education in Modesto, California a $10,000 grant as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program.   Stanislaus Partners in Education (SPIE) received the grant for the Teacher Internship program.  This program gives educators of middle and high school students an opportunity to spend 40 hours at businesses...
 

CarMax Foundation Reaches Out to Benefit Youth in Texas, Oklahoma Communities
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CarMax Foundation Awards $5,000 Grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah
RICHMOND, Va. (February 18, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah a $5,000 grant as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program.   Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah received the grant for its School-Based Mentoring Program that serves approximately 700 children across the state.  The program matches children in need with a caring mentor and they spend one-...
 

CarMax Foundation Awards Educational and Leadership Grants to Tucson-Area Oranizations
  RICHMOND, Va. (February 12, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded grants to Tucson, Arizona-area organizations as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program.   The Tucson-area grants include: · Tucson Children’s Museum - $5,000 for Adventure Learning Tours.The grant will allow 400 children who would not otherwise be able to visit the museum with their classes to participate in an ...
 

CarMax Foundation Awards $5,000 Grant to Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Phoenix
RICHMOND, Va. (February 11, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Phoenix a $5,000 grant as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program.   The Boys & Girls Clubs received the grant for the Education Program at the Tolleson Branch.  Club members participate in daily activities, including Power Hour where club staff members provide homework assist...
 

CarMax Foundation Awards $5,000 Grant to Junior Achievement of Oklahoma
RICHMOND, Va. (February 9, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded Junior Achievement of Oklahoma a $5,000 grant as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program.   Junior Achievement (JA) received the grant for its programs in local Title 1 High Schools.  JA staff and volunteers encourage and empower students to continue their education, become self sufficient adults, and become valuable me...
 

CarMax Foundation Awards $22,500 Grant to Texas Lions Camp
RICHMOND, Va. (February 8, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded the Texas Lions Camp in  Kerrville, Texas, near San Antonio, a $22,500 grant as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program.   Texas Lions Camp received the funds for the Summer Camp of 2010.  Each week-long camp hosts hundreds of Texas children ages eight through 15 with type 1 diabetes, and includes workshops and act...
 

Local New crop of Super Bowl ads features CarMax
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CarMax's Car Giveaway Contest on Twitter is Pretty Tweet
RICHMOND, Va., Feb 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX) the nation' largest retailer of used cars, is reporting that its "Tweet Yourself to a New Ride" contest on the popular social networking website Twitter, has been increasing in popularity with just four weeks left to enter. CarMax has more than tripled its Twitter audience with over 5,700 new followers in the first four weeks of the contest. Through followers and "retweets" ...
 

Amid Gloom, Some Companies Fill Jobs
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CarMax Named to Training Magazine's Top 125
Company Makes List Third Consecutive YearRICHMOND, Va., Feb 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, has been named for the third straight year to Training magazine's Training Top 125. CarMax came in this year at No. 26, up thirty-one spots from the previous year. Training magazine, the training industry's premiere publication, annually selects 125 organizations that excel at associate development. T...
 

Carmax Finds Super Bowl Ads At Half Price
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CarMax Foundation Awards $5,000 Grant To Boys & Girls Clubs Of Oklahoma County
RICHMOND, Va. (January 26, 2010)-CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, announced today that The CarMax Foundation has awarded the Boys & Girls Clubs of Oklahoma County a $5,000 grant as part of the Foundation’s Regional Giving Program.   The local Boys & Girls Clubs received the funds for character and leadership development programs.  Club members are introduced to community service and volunteerism, and they are encouraged to ...
 

CarMax Hiring For 600 Store Positions Across U.S.
RICHMOND, Va. (January 22, 2010) - CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, is currently recruiting for approximately 600 store positions in locations across the country. The majority of positions are in sales, with additional openings in service operations, the business office and purchasing. Automotive experience is not necessary for most positions.  Full and part-time positions are available.   “At a time when unemployment is high and...
 

CarMax Named One Of The "100 Best Companies To Work For" By FORTUNE Magazine For The Sixth Consecutive Year
RICHMOND, Va. (January 21, 2010) - CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, has been named by FORTUNE magazine as one of its 2010 “100 Best Companies to Work For.” This is the sixth consecutive year CarMax has been named to the list. CarMax ranks No. 56 on the list for 2010. The list and related stories will appear in the February 8 issue of FORTUNE, available on newsstands January 25, 2010 and now at www.fortune.com/bestco...
 

CarMax Provides Advice On Maintaining Your Car Battery
Richmond, Va. (January 19, 2010) - Replacing a car battery can be a hassle.  That's why CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX), the nation's largest retailer of used cars, wants you to know how to keep your car battery in top-notch condition.   “Car batteries supply electrical energy to retain the memory in the onboard computers as well as the energy needed to start the engine,” said Tom Damon, ASE Master Technician for CarMax. "Proper maintenance is vital to keep your vehicl...
 

CarMax Launches Car Giveaway On Twitter
RICHMOND, Va. (January 4, 2010) – CarMax, Inc. (NYSE: KMX) the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, has launched a contest on the social networking site Twitter, to award one lucky winner $25,000 towards the purchase of a used vehicle from CarMax’s nationwide inventory.  Contestants are encouraged to visit http://www.carmax.com/tweet to find the specific phrase to tweet, which will automatically enter them in the contest.   The “Tweet Yourself to a New Ride” contest will run for e...
 

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