RadioShack’s shambling remains were given another jolt of life today. Does Radioshack Carry Laptop Batteries… when they were purchased by another company that prepares to relaunch the once-great merchant as an online-focused brand name.
The store’s remains were purchased by Retail Ecommerce Ventures (REV), a start-up founded in 2019 that’s been scooping up brand names from other faded retail giants also, including Pier 1, Modell’s Sporting Goods, Dressbarn, and more. REV says RadioShack’s website currently has “strong existing sales and sales potential,” and the business is “positive” it can further raise awareness of the brand worldwide.
REV claims it’s effectively turned around other business it’s introduced as online brands. The Wall Street Journal reported that Dressbarn more than doubled its earnings 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 grab tech basics. REV didn’t state whether those RadioShack licenses would stick around. Does Radioshack Carry Laptop Batteries
REV states it will “quickly relaunch” RadioShack’s site. So for those of you still clinging on to fond memories of the store, there’ll be a familiar adequate location to go when you wish to purchase costly HDMI cable televisions and knockoff earphones.