Circuit City Files For Bankruptcy, Owes $898 Million

Given Circuit City's recently publicized downsizing » 11/10/08 3:40pm 11/10/08 3:40pm and it probably won't come as a surprise that the situation is dire enough for the electronics and software retailer for them to file for bankruptcy protection. If that out of the blue, aren't you glad we prefaced the announcement with how unsurprising it would be? …

Closing Circuit City Game Discounts

As we've reported Circuit City, deep in a rut and fighting to stay alive, is closing 155 of their stores » 11/05/08 10:00am 11/05/08 10:00am. What's that mean to you? Video game discounts of course, if there's a closing store near you. A Circuit City employee sent in an email last night to tell us she spent yesterday at her store running around slapping …

Circuit City Closes 155 Stores

Following the weekend rumor that Sony had nixed delivery of electronic goodies to Circuit City » 11/03/08 6:00pm 11/03/08 6:00pm amid credit concerns comes the official notice today that the electronics retailer is in deep financial woes. The company announced today that they plan to shut down and cut back on future store opening. While the press…

Sony Merch Bound for Circuit City Makes U-Turn [Updated]

Gizmodo had this jaw dropper yesterday: "Sony's merchandise that was being delivered to nationwide Circuit City distribution centers was stopped in transit » 11/01/08 2:00pm 11/01/08 2:00pm and ordered to return to Sony 'among worries that Circuit City couldn't pay for the shipments.' " Giz attributes the tip to one of its reliable inside sources.…