Five years ago, online retailer ThinkGeek opened its first offline retail outlet at the Florida Mall in Orlando. Today, the store announced it was closing.
In a Facebook post today, the ThinkGeek store at the Florida Mall announced it was shutting its doors, and starting tomorrow (August 14), everything in the store is 20%-30% off.
ThinkGeek, which is owned by GameStop, had its site shuttered in 2019, and became a “curated section” of GameStop’s website.
Due to poor holiday sales last year, GameStop made the decision to start shuttering ThinkGeek’s physical store locations. Since the Florida Mall already has a GameStop store, it just became a matter of time until the company made the decision to close the ThinkGeek store.
ThinkGeek specializes in collectibles and geek-themed merchandise. It’s located in the Plaza wing, next to JCPenney.
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