December 03, 2007 // Franchising.com // Fort Worth, Texas, – RadioShack announced today the appointment of Peter Whitsett as Executive Vice President – General Merchandise Manager. He will report to Julian Day, Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Whitsett will be responsible for the development and implementation of all merchandising strategies. In this role he will lead the merchandising, product development and allocation functions.
Most recently Mr. Whitsett served as Senior Vice President, Chief Merchant (Kmart Retail) at Sears Holdings Company.
About RadioShack Corporation
RadioShack Corporation (NYSE: RSH) is one of the nation's most experienced and trusted consumer electronics specialty retailers. Operating from convenient and comfortable neighborhood and mall locations, RadioShack stores deliver personalized product and service solutions within a few short minutes of where most Americans either live or work. The company has a presence through almost 6,000 company-operated stores and dealer outlets in the United States, over 150 RadioShack locations in Mexico and nearly 800 wireless phone kiosks. RadioShack's dedicated force of knowledgeable and helpful sales associates has been consistently recognized by several independent groups as providing the best customer service in the consumer electronics and wireless industries. For more information on RadioShack Corporation, or to purchase items online, visit www.radioshack.com.