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User Info: ShadowElite86

ShadowElite86
4 years ago#1
well about 200 stores that is. That still leaves them with 6,450 stores so don't freak you GameStop lovers. I personally haven't set foot in one in at least 2-3 years after discovering how amazing ordering on Amazon, Newegg, etc is. I wonder if their downfall will continue.

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-15/gamestop-plans-to-close-200-money-losing-u-s-outlets.html

User Info: Perfect Light

Perfect Light
4 years ago#2
Barely even newsworthy. Companies close down unprofitable stores all the time.
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User Info: Sheepinator

Sheepinator
4 years ago#3
News from mid December.
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User Info: Carte360

Carte360
4 years ago#4
Think they'll sell the stores as new instead of used?
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User Info: Sidewinder1386

Sidewinder1386
4 years ago#5
Perfect Light posted...
Barely even newsworthy. Companies close down unprofitable stores all the time.


Especially if there are other stores nearby to pick up those sales or are seeing good profits from their website. This doesn't mean anything bad for them really.
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ptreemf12
4 years ago#6
Carte360 posted...
Think they'll sell the stores as new instead of used?


This made me lol
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Arsic
4 years ago#7
Hahaha...
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LotrMorgoth
4 years ago#8
inb4 the end of the gaming industry
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User Info: vigorm0rtis

vigorm0rtis
4 years ago#9
Ugh... I'll get kind of annoyed if they close down the store here. Nearest one after that is a hour away, minimum. Amazon gets more of my business anyway, but that'd still chap my ass a little.
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User Info: Mellerker38

Mellerker38
4 years ago#10
Good they have a very poor service and shouldn't come to Canada.Only gaming store I can trust is Future shop Canada.
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