Radio Shack bankruptcy closes local stores

Radio Shack enters bankruptcy. (Photo/Radio Shack)
Radio Shack enters bankruptcy. (Photo/Radio Shack)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Radio Shack officially announced its bankruptcy.

The electronics store struck a deal Tuesday to sell about 2,400 of its 4,000 stores nationwide.

Sprint will also create a ‘store within a store’ concept in 1,750 stores. The remaining stores will close.

2 NEWS did some digging about the local stores closing. There are 77 Radio Shack stores in Ohio. Here is a list of local stores that will close:

  • Dayton – 6228 Wilmington Pike (Sugarcreek Plaza)
  • Dayton – 3504 Siebenthaler Avenue
  • Kettering – Town & Country on Stroop Road
  • Xenia – 162 Xenia Towne Square
  • Beavercreek – Mall at Fairfield Commons
  • Centerville – 1063 Main Street
  • Springfield – Upper Valley Mall
  • Piqua – East Ash Street
  • Clayton – 7709 Hoke Road
  • Bellefontaine – 2226 Main Street
  • Miamisburg – 1252 East Central Avenue
  • Wilmington – Wilmington Square
  • Sidney – Michigan Avenue
  • Hamilton – Shoppes at Indian Springs

Radio Shack is a 94 year old company in the United States. It began announcing store closings in March, but expenses have made the closing process a slow one.

Visit Radio Shack on line for a complete list of closings. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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