With the constant 20% off coupons, and bare shelves, Fry's has to be circling the drain. The number of computer and monitors has been decreased so much, that one can only wonder why. Their creditors must not be extending them credit. Maybe all of... — read more
Topics regarding layoffs at Fry's Electronics
Do you have a list of stores that Fry's is planning to close in 2019 and 2020. I have a full list of all stores they operated as of July 2019, but I would like to see if there is a list that has stores confirmed to close on it. Again, the list I am... — read more
It's just a start IMHO - we'll see what happens with other locations... Fry’s Electronics closes Campbell location as company struggles in digital age Fry's Electronics closes Campbell location as company struggles in digital age. The... — read more
This place is on its last legs, no doubt. There have been so many store closures and at my location it looks threadbare, yet we manage to hang on by the skin of our teeth. I don’t know whether I should feel sorry for us, or if we should pat ourselves... — read more
Fry's Electronics has survived worse. Mark my words, we'll be back. Maybe not bigger and better than ever, but we'll be back. It's like some people here are hoping to see the company fail. What do you get out of that? You should be cheering us on... — read more
Fry's in Las Vegas is looking horrible as well.I don't see how much longer they can last. For everyone in Vegas, there's another place called PC Warehouse located in Henderson. They have a website and you can buy a ton of things. While it doesn't... — read more
Went to Wilsonville Oregon store. Bare shelves. Couple cashiers stated it was because they are getting a new distributor. Manager knows they are closing but his boss and owner Randy Fry hasn't announced it. No one can keep up with Amazon. And as I... — read more
Just got back from Fry's Electronics in Phoenix. It was devastating. I always used to get excited to go, not just for the hardware, but for those other little gamer-specific things like Bawls Energy Drinks. It feels like a haunted house now... — read more
https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2019/08/28/frys-electronics-to-shutter-palo-alto-store-in-january More to come.
Best Buy boosts pay as coronavirus drives sales Shares of Best Buy have surged more than 4 percent in after-hours trading Tuesday on news that the retailer's online sales rose 255 percent quarter-to-date through July 18 compared to the same period... — read more
I've been a long time shopper at Fry's and from a purely "outside" perspective I honestly believe they failed for two main reasons. 1) They tried to do too much. When I think Fry's Electronics I think primarily computers and PC parts, and... — read more
Was this pandemic the final nail in the coffin?
Was just there today. 75% empty shelves. I am just a customer, but I can tell by what I see that Frys is in trouble.
Pessimistic Customers said that it was “Scary “ to see empty shelves at frys . What’s scarier? Frys empty shelves or Corona Virus? Because now I’m witnessing everyone panic over this “Deadly Destructive Pestilence. “You will see it with your own eyes... — read more
Consignment model? No, they are closing stores...Palo Alto, Diluty, Anaheim, Woodland Hills.
Thats their HQ!! Bye-bye Fry's :( https://www.mercurynews.com/2020/04/15/huge-tech-campus-eyed-in-north-san-jose-at-frys-electronics-site/
Just visited Fry's Manhattan Beach CA during lunch. One checkout clerk only working and spew the company line that only Palo Alto closing. Place was barren compared to the old days with lots of rude/ignorant sales folk trying to look busy and long... — read more
End of the month. Nothing to buy in there anyway. End of an era
Any truth to this?
Do you know if I can get my money back? What will happen to my gift card if Fry's goes belly up?
I went into the Fry's in Illinois last night and was shocked to see the store so barren. I wanted to pick up a new pair of speakers for my computer at home and they literally had no speakers. After I looked around it became evident that something was... — read more
Sears or Fry's? I was certain Sears will be long gone by now but somehow it's still standing and shows no signs of giving up any time soon - even if there is only one store left in the end. Meanwhile, Fry's has started dropping stores one by... — read more
Has the model changed? Are you on a Consignment Model now like Staples?
Hello Fry's employees, I wanted to make a quick post to explain what may be going on with your stores. It's actually good news for you, so keep your head up: Years ago, I used to work at a shopping mall. The mall closed. Sears continued to pay... — read more
Looks like local business paper jumped the gun: http://www.sfvbj.com/news/2020/feb/25/developer-plans-project-former-frys-electronics-si/
Facebook posts show signs at Anaheim store that it is closing as of March 2. remember this: https://www.connect.media/prologis-picks-up-frys-occupied-asset-in-anaheim/ Duluth store closes, then replaced... — read more
I do not have the list, I need one. I will list all stores below. The list below is the list of currently open stores, NOT the list of stores that will be closing. The list is accurate as of 7/16/2019. Here it... — read more
If Fry's will continue on as is the thought shared by some here then explain how a retail chain stays healthy financially by keeping expensive shelves bare of goods? I was just in the Roseville, CA store last weekend to use a gift card I got for... — read more
I went to the Renton, WA store last Monday (Dec, 9) and was SHOCKED at how empty the shelves were. Not 1 single hard drive, Literally 4 monitors on display, the entire Bose display is gone a sign that said they were 100% out of motherboards. I... — read more
10 Industrial mega-developer eyes Fry’s north San Jose site Prologis takes strong interest in Fry’s Electronics site in San Jose Google Maps Fry’s Electronics property at 550 E. Brokaw Road in north San Jose, outlined in red. The world’s largest... — read more
At least that they are fully stocked. The other places unfortunately are not fully caught up at this time.
Do other FRYs have a machine at the front to get help sign into machine to que for next avaiable help like at a bakery never seen that one same in electronis. Actually has somebody in resturn area and person checking your purchase at door. Actually... — read more
You know its dead when even the frys email spam stops
What's your prediction? When is Fry's Electronics going to declare bankruptcy?
Popular youtuber Bitwit went to both the Burbank and Vegas Fry's stores in his new video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wq2rUsUTL_0
I looked at Fry's Burbank and Woodland Hills and they didn't have enough inventory to build a PC. No motherboards and they only have ONE cpu. They have ZERO gpus in stock. I then looked at Best Buy and they had tons of components to put a computer... — read more