RadioShack

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Nearly a century after opening is first store, RadioShack is going out of business. It is closing more than half of its 4,000 stores and the remaining ones will be bought by Sprint (S). But the RadioShack brand might just live on. In fact, one investor is already prepared to pay $20 million for the RadioShack name.

First published March 9, 2015: 10:36 AM ET