Micro Center - Store
Micro Center is an American retail chain of stores that sells computers and electronics. The company is headquartered in Hilliard, Ohio and has twenty-five locations throughout the United States. In addition to selling televisions, computers, gaming and accessories, Micro Center also provides various services such as information on how to build PCs, reviews and buying guides, tech support and more.
Micro Center - History
Micro Center got its start in 1979 when its first store opened in Columbus, Ohio when two Radio Shack employees made an investment. A large university and scientific center brought a huge customer base and sales were huge from the very beginning. Adding new stores over the years, Micro Center expanded to Michigan, Illinois and more, eventually heading all the way to California and Texas. Today, the company has 25 stores in 16 states across the nation.
Micro Center - Promotions
Micro Center allows its customers to shop the latest deals on electronics and computers through their monthly offers, game promos, bundles and other sales and discount. Micro Center has sales that regularly change, including hot offers on items from various categories. Deals can allow customers to score hundreds of dollars off on their computer and electronics purchases.
Micro Center - News
In October 2022, Micro Center featured their partnership with the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Nolan, a child from Houston, Texas, had a dream to be able to build his own computer. In collaboration with Make-A-Wish, Micro Center helped Nolan have the day of his life, including riding in a stretch limo and being attended to by a personal shopper. Micro Center truly did make Nolan’s wish come true.
Micro Center - More Information
Micro Center is working toward being a more sustainable company. One step was eliminating single-use plastic bags at select stores. In addition, Micro Center also has a program that allows customer to return their old electronics to be properly recycled.