RadioShack’s shambling remains were offered another jolt of life today. Can A Radioshack Weather Alert Scanner Pick Up Police… when they were bought by another business that prepares to relaunch the once-great merchant as an online-focused brand name.
The store’s remains were acquired by Retail Ecommerce Ventures (REV), a startup founded in 2019 that’s been scooping up brand names from other faded retail giants also, including Pier 1, Modell’s Sporting Item, Dressbarn, and more. REV says RadioShack’s website already has “strong existing sales and sales capacity,” and the business is “positive” it can even more raise awareness of the brand globally.
REV declares it’s effectively turned around other business it’s introduced as online brand names. The Wall Street Journal reported that Dressbarn more than doubled its income in between the very first and 2nd quarter of 2020.
RadioShack was founded in 1921 and ended up being a retail staple in the ’80s and ’90s for anybody looking to get tech essentials. REV didn’t state whether those RadioShack licenses would stick around. Can A Radioshack Weather Alert Scanner Pick Up Police
REV states it will “soon relaunch” RadioShack’s site. So for those of you still clinging on to fond memories of the shop, there’ll be a familiar adequate location to go when you want to purchase overpriced HDMI cables and knockoff headphones.