2014 News Releases


 

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06/10/14RadioShack Reports Financial Results for Period Ended May 3, 2014
FORT WORTH, Texas, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack Corporation (NYSE: RSH) today reported results for the period ended May 3, 2014. Joseph C. Magnacca, chief executive officer, said, "Overall, our first quarter performance was challenged by an industry-wide decline in consumer electronics and a soft mobility market which impacted traffic trends throughout the quarter. In particular, our mobility business was weak due to lackluster consumer interest in the current handset assortment ... 
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06/05/14RadioShack and PCH Announce RadioShack Labs to Support Startups and Boost New Product Innovation
RadioShack Labs to Offer New Retail Model Featuring Concepts from Makers and Inventors with Reduced Time to Market FORT WORTH, Texas and SAN FRANCISCO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PCH and RadioShack today announced the launch of RadioShack Labs, a collaboration to support inventors and startups that will promote product innovation and provide a path from concept to production to distribution. PCH is a respected leader in product innovation with robust experience bringing distinctive ... 
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06/03/14RadioShack Corporation Sets Date For Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Earnings Announcement
FORT WORTH, Texas, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack Corporation (NYSE: RSH) will host a webcast of its Fiscal 2015 first quarter earnings conference call with investors starting at 10 a.m. ET on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, to review financial results for the first quarter, which ended May 3, 2014. RadioShack also will issue a news release summarizing its first quarter results and intends to file its Form 10-Q with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission before the start of market... 
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04/10/14RadioShack Returns to Its Boston Roots with Grand Opening of Custom Concept Store in Downtown Crossing Business District
One-of-a-Kind Retail Destination Opens to Public; Showcases Company Focus on "Do It Together" Collaboration FORT WORTH, Texas, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack today announced the opening of its latest custom concept store, located in Boston near the site of the company's first retail location, which opened in 1921. This bolder, brighter custom concept store celebrates RadioShack's founding history in Boston, along with its deep-rooted commitment to collaborating with consumers to ... 
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04/08/14RadioShack Opens Concept Stores in China, Malaysia
New Store Format Showcases Top Tech and Lifestyle Brands, Offers Interactive Shopping Experiences FORT WORTH, Texas, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack opened two new concept stores in China and Malaysia over the past two weeks, marking the brand's most recent moves throughout Asia and Southeast Asia. Working with joint venture partner FIH (First Honest Enterprises Limited), RadioShack introduced its first concept store in China on March 21 with a grand opening ceremony at Huacao ... 
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03/21/14RadioShack Continues Manhattan Market Reinvigoration
RadioShack's Latest Concept Store Opens March 22 at Broadway and 57th FORT WORTH, Texas, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack will open its latest Manhattan concept store Saturday, March 22 at 9 a.m. as the company continues to deliver an exciting new RadioShack shopping experience throughout the New York area. The newly remodeled store, found near Broadway and 57th at 1758 Broadway, is one of more than a dozen concept stores to open in Manhattan since RadioShack debuted the comp... 
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03/20/14Pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S 5 at RadioShack Starting March 21
RadioShack Customers Receive $50 Off the Smartphone Simply by Pre-ordering Purchase the Samsung Gear Smartwatches with the Galaxy S 5 Starting in April FORT WORTH, Texas, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack will launch pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S® 5 in stores Friday, March 21, offering customers who pre-order $50 off this cutting-edge smartphone*. Pre-ordered phones will be available for pick up starting in mid-April. Pre-orders are subject to availability, which may... 
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03/20/14RadioShack Brings Its Second California Concept Store to Sun Valley
Newly Remodeled Store Opens March 22, Featuring Top Brands and Interactive Experiences FORT WORTH, Texas, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack will open the company's second California concept store in Sun Valley on Saturday, March 22 at 9 a.m. This RadioShack had been a part of Sun Valley's community since the store opened in its original location more than 31 years ago in 1982. The relocated store can now be found in Canyon Plaza at 8385 Laurel Canyon Blvd. All concept stores in the... 
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03/04/14RadioShack Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter 2013
- Plans to close up to 1,100 underperforming stores in the U.S. - Strong sales growth in Concept Stores - Completed new five-year financing totaling $835 million in the fourth quarter FORT WORTH, Texas, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack Corporation (NYSE: RSH) today reported results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013. Joseph C. Magnacca, chief executive officer, said, "Our fourth quarter financial results were driven by a holiday season characterized by lower st... 
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02/19/14RadioShack Corporation Sets Date For Fourth-Quarter 2013 Earnings Announcement
FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack Corporation (NYSE: RSH) will host a webcast of its fourth-quarter earnings conference call with investors starting at 10 a.m. ET on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, to review financial results for the fourth quarter, which ended December 31, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130716/LA47690LOGO) RadioShack also will issue a news release summarizing its fourth-quarter results and intends to file its Form 10-K with the U.S. Se... 
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02/02/14RadioShack Super Bowl Commercial Sheds Outdated Image to Make Way for "Do It Together" Brand Positioning
Icons of the '80s Help Turn the Store of Your Past into the Store of Your Future FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack ushered in the company's new brand positioning with a 30-second ad featuring '80s icons during tonight's Super Bowl. The ad is meant to shed outdated perceptions of the brand for consumers in need of a reintroduction to RadioShack. (Logo: http://photos.prnews... 
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02/02/14RadioShack Se Desprende de Su Antigua Imagen Para Dar Paso a Su Nuevo Posicionamiento de Marca “Juntos Es Mejor”
Personajes Populares de los años 80 Ayudan a Transformar La Tienda de tu Pasado a la Tienda de tu Futuro FORT WORTH, Texas, 2 de febrero de 2014 - RadioShack presentó el nuevo posicionamiento de marca de la compañía durante un comercial de treinta segundos que fue transmitido esta noche durante el Super Bowl y el cual contó con la participación de personajes populares de los años 80. El comercial desea transformar la percepción que tienen las personas sobre la marca y así poder presentarles a l... 
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01/31/14RadioShack Honors New York Heritage With First Custom Concept Store in Area
One-of-a-Kind Destination Opens Saturday, Feb. 1 at 9 a.m. FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coinciding with New York's first Super Bowl, RadioShack is opening its first custom concept store in the heart of Manhattan this Saturday. Located in a landmark building at 150 E. 42nd Street, the store design pays homage to an event, similar to this weekend's Super Bowl, that brought people from around the globe to New York: the 1964 World's Fair.   (Logo: http://photos.prnewswir... 
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01/31/14RadioShack Brings Its First Tennessee Concept Store to Columbia
Newly Remodeled Store Opens Tomorrow, Featuring Top Brands and Interactive Experiences FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack will open the company's first Tennessee concept store in Columbia on Saturday, Feb. 1 at 9 a.m. This RadioShack has been a part of Columbia's community since the store opened in 1981. The relocated store can now be found right down the street at 620 S James Campbell Blvd. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130716/LA47690LOGO) All co... 
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01/28/14February Fitness Finds at RadioShack
Keep Your 2014 Fitness Goals on Track with the Latest Wellness Technology at Your Neighborhood RadioShack FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than a third of Americans made a fitness or weight-related goal for 2014, according to Statistic Brain. As we move into February, RadioShack encourages consumers to keep New Year's wellness goals on track with a refined assortment of the latest digital fitness monitors, accessories and personalized solutions for every budget. Each pr... 
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01/27/14RadioShack Revela Su Nuevo Posicionamiento de Marca Inspirado en el Espíritu Colaborativo que “Juntos Es Mejor”
La Nueva Dirección Resaltará el Rol Evolucionario de la Marca en la Vida de los Consumidores FORT WORTH, Texas, 27 de enero de 2014 - En el día de hoy RadioShack anunció su nuevo posicionamiento de marca, el cual articula el propósito de la marca y sirve como base para la ventaja competitiva de la compañía. "Se Puede Lograr, Cuando Lo Hacemos Juntos" se refiere a la habilidad de la marca de colaborar con los consumidores para ayudarles a descubrir lo que es posible a través de la tecnología. ... 
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01/27/14RadioShack Unveils New Brand Positioning Inspired by Collaborative, Do-It-Together Spirit
New Direction will Highlight the Brand's Evolving Role in Consumers' Lives FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack today announced its new brand positioning, which articulates the brand's purpose and serves as the foundation for the company's competitive advantage. "It Can Be Done, When We Do It Together" speaks to the brand's ability to collaborate with consumers to help them discover what is possible through technology. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/2013... 
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01/17/14RadioShack Brings One of Its Newest Concept Stores to Largo
Newly Remodeled Store Opens Tomorrow, Featuring Top Brands and Interactive Experiences FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack will open the company's second Florida concept store in Largo on Saturday, Jan. 18 at 9 a.m. This RadioShack has been a part of the Pinellas County community since the store opened in its original Clearwater location more than 40 years ago in 1973. The newly relocated store can now be found in the East Bay Plaza in Largo at 5395 East ... 
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01/13/14RadioShack Appoints John W. Feray as Chief Financial Officer
FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack Corporation (NYSE: RSH) today announced the appointment of specialty retail industry veteran John W. Feray as its new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective February 6, 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130716/LA47690LOGO) Mr. Feray joins RadioShack from Dollar General Corporation, the nation's largest small-box discount retailer with over 11,000 locations, where he has been Senior Vice Pres... 
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01/10/14RadioShack Brings Its First California Concept Store to Lynwood
Newly Remodeled Store Opens Tomorrow, Featuring Top Brands and Interactive Experiences FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack will open the company's first California concept store in Lynwood on Saturday, Jan. 11 at 9 a.m. This RadioShack has been a part of Lynwood's community since the store opened in its original location more than 42 years ago in 1971.  The relocated store can now be found in the Lynwood Shopping Center at 10747 Long Beach Blvd., Unit #2. (Logo: h... 
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