The company blamed retail industry changes and pandemic challenges

fry's electronics storefront

Fry’s is closing after months of struggle.
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By Patrick Kulp

31 mins ago

Fry’s Electronics became the latest in a long line of pandemic-related retail closures today when it announced the sudden shutdown of all 31 of its stores across nine states. In a statement posted to the retailer’s website, the chain blamed changes in the retail industry and challenges around the Covid-19 pandemic.