Radio Shack will close nearly 20% of its locations - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Radio Shack will close nearly 20% of its locations

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - Radio Shack is planning to pull the plug on hundreds of stores.

Officials for the company said they plan to close as many as 1,100 stores. That amounts to nearly 20% of all locations.

The electronics retailer reported poor sales which included the holiday shopping period.

Closing the stores will leave Radio Shack with more than 4,000 stores still in operation.

The company is not saying which locations will close or how many employees will be affected by the closures.

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