RadioShack Announces 2008 Vendor Award Winners
AT&T Receives the 2008 RadioShack Chairman's Award
FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 19 // PRNewswire-FirstCall // -- RadioShack Corporation (NYSE: RSH) announced today that AT&T has been awarded the 2008 RadioShack Chairman's Award. This prestigious award recognizes the best-of-the-best out of the hundreds of vendors that work collaboratively with RadioShack to offer timely, innovative and technology-driven solutions to customers.
RadioShack also presented its 2008 category awards during the company's annual vendor conference in Fort Worth. Several vendors were recognized for their collaboration, supply chain management, innovation, technology and business performance in helping bring the RadioShack brand to life in neighborhoods across the country.
- The top award in the Wireless Category was presented to T-Mobile. In addition, Samsung and Plantronics were nominated for their contributions to RadioShack's wireless business.
- The top award in the Solutions Category was presented to Digital Stream. In addition, Giant International Limited and Innovation First were nominated for their contributions.
- The top award in the Consumer Electronics Category was presented to Mio Technology. In addition, Casio and SanDisk were nominated for their contributions to RadioShack's consumer electronics business.
- The top award in the Innovation Category was presented to Eton Corporation. In addition, Navigon and Virgin Mobile were nominated for their contributions in providing innovative product solutions.
RadioShack Executive Vice President -- Merchandising Peter Whitsett said, "We appreciate what all our vendors have been working hard to do for RadioShack this year. We are especially delighted to recognize these award recipients, because they have taken extra steps to support our brand and deliver solutions that surprise and delight RadioShack customers. These vendors have excelled in delivering exceptional products, service, collaboration and overall contribution to our business."
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 and nearly 700 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 http://www.RadioShack.com.
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