More Than Seven Million Additional Parts and Accessories Now Available to Circuit City Customers
NEW YORK, October 03, 2006--Partsearch Technologies, a leading provider of industry standard solutions for replacement parts and accessories, today announced a business relationship in which they are providing Circuit City customers with a single source for purchasing replacement parts and accessories for consumer electronics and computer and audio/video products.
Circuit City customers can access more than seven million parts and accessories from Partsearch’s master catalog in-store, on the phone or on the Web at www.circuitcity.com, and quickly find and purchase parts for shipment to their door.
“Our new arrangement with Partsearch allows us to further meet the needs of our customers by providing comprehensive part and accessory support for our products,” stated Dave Mathews, senior vice president, president of Circuit City Direct. “Offering Partsearch’s extensive selection of parts and accessories improves our customers’ experience, and that helps us deliver on our promise to provide the best products and services available.”
“We are thrilled to be working with an industry leader like Circuit City,” said Glenn Laumeister, chairman and CEO of Partsearch. “We have developed extensive industry experience, content and relationships, and we are pleased to leverage that expertise in our relationship with Circuit City to help them deliver additional services to their customers.”
About Circuit City Stores, Inc.
Circuit City Stores, Inc. (NYSE: CC) is a leading specialty retailer of consumer electronics and related services. The domestic segment operates through 634 Superstores and five other locations in 158 U.S. markets. The international segment operates through more than 950 retail stores and dealer outlets in Canada. Circuit City also operates Web sites at www.circuitcity.com, www.thesourcecc.ca and at www.firedog.com.
About Partsearch Technologies
Partsearch Technologies is a leading provider of industry standard solutions for replacement parts and accessories. Combining specialized parts expertise and content with advanced technology, Partsearch delivers proven solutions that address each component of the parts supply chain-from merchandising, sales and fulfillment to customer service and administration. Partsearch helps its clients-which include retailers, manufacturers and service providers-drive customer loyalty and increase profits. For more information on how Partsearch solves the parts problem and delivers a superior customer experience for the end user, visit www.partsearch.com.
Karen Bray, 212-201-5137