RadioShack’s shambling remains were provided another shock of life today. Does Radioshack Sell Macbook Pro Chargers… when they were bought by another company that plans to relaunch the once-great retailer as an online-focused brand.
The shop’s remains were acquired by Retail Ecommerce Ventures (REV), a start-up founded in 2019 that’s been scooping up brand names from other faded retail giants as well, including Pier 1, Modell’s Sporting Product, Dressbarn, and more. REV states RadioShack’s website currently has “strong existing sales and sales potential,” and the company is “positive” it can further raise awareness of the brand name internationally.
REV declares it’s effectively turned around other business it’s introduced as online brands. The Wall Street Journal reported that Dressbarn more than doubled its profits in between the 2nd and first quarter of 2020.
RadioShack was established in 1921 and became 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 Sell Macbook Pro Chargers
REV states it will “soon relaunch” RadioShack’s website. For those of you still clinging on to fond memories of the store, there’ll be a familiar enough place to go when you want to purchase expensive HDMI cables and knockoff headphones.