RadioShack’s shambling remains were given another shock of life today. Ofertas De Radioshack Cd Del Carmen… when they were acquired by another business that plans to relaunch the once-great retailer as an online-focused brand name.
The shop’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 as well, consisting of Pier 1, Modell’s Sporting Goods, Dressbarn, and more. REV states RadioShack’s website already has “strong existing sales and sales potential,” and the company is “positive” it can even more raise awareness of the brand name globally.
REV claims it’s effectively turned around other companies it’s launched as online brand names. The Wall Street Journal reported that Dressbarn more than doubled its earnings in between the 2nd and first quarter of 2020.
RadioShack was founded in 1921 and ended up being a retail staple in the ’80s and ’90s for anybody seeking to get tech basics. For a long time, that suggested actual radio parts, however wound up consisting of lots of electronic toys (one Brink editor fondly remembers his Armatron) and eventually phones. Its fortunes declined significantly as online shopping got here, and the company filed for insolvency two times in the past five years. RadioShack still certifies its name to third-party “licensed” stores and sells top quality items within some areas of HobbyTown, a crafts retailer– comparable to how you can still discover “Sharper Image” products at Kohl’s despite the fact that that retailer shut its physical doors over a years ago. REV didn’t say whether those RadioShack licenses would stick around. Ofertas De Radioshack Cd Del Carmen
REV states it will “soon relaunch” RadioShack’s website. 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 buy overpriced HDMI cables and knockoff headphones.