RadioShack Customers Donate $150,000 To Benefit Texas and Oklahoma Tornado Victims

  RadioShack Customers Donate $150,000 To Benefit Texas and Oklahoma Tornado

PR Newswire

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 3, 2013

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten days after announcing the
start of the program, RadioShack Corporation today reported it has collected
more than $150,000 in donations to the American Red Cross. The donations were
made by RadioShack customers at the point of sale at all RadioShack stores
nationwide and will directly benefit victims of tornadoes in Texas and

"We are proud and very pleased that our consumers have contributed $150,000
for relief efforts," said Joe Magnacca, chief executive officer. "In light of
last week's second wave of deadly storms in Oklahoma, it is clear this help is
still desperately needed. By partnering with the American Red Cross on these
donations, we know the money will be used for relief efforts in affected

RadioShack is also delivering the first shipments of its own donated product
including mobile phones, chargers, power inverters, batteries, flashlights and
other emergency items to affected areas beginning today, June 3. Additionally,
employees at RadioShack headquarters launched a donation drive last week for
household items needed by victims in Texas and Oklahoma, and hundreds of items
have already been collected.

Donations will continue to be accepted at all RadioShack stores in the United
States. When checking out, customers continue to have the option of donating
$1, $5 or $10 to directly benefit tornado victims in Oklahoma and Texas. The
donations will go to the American Red Cross and will help cover the cost of
emergency shelter, food, recovery and other assistance to families impacted by
the storms.

About RadioShack Corporation

RadioShack (NYSE: RSH) is a leading national retailer of innovative mobile
technology products and services, as well as products related to personal and
home technology and power supply needs. RadioShack® offers consumers a
targeted assortment of wireless phones and other electronic products and
services from leading national brands, exclusive private brands and major
wireless carriers, all within a comfortable and convenient shopping
environment. RadioShack employs approximately 30,000 knowledgeable and helpful
sales experts globally. RadioShack's retail network includes approximately
4,600 company-operated stores in the United States and Mexico, and
approximately 1,000 dealer and other outlets worldwide. For more information
on RadioShack Corporation, please visit; to
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