Currys - Currys Electronic Shops Information
-the largest electrical chain in Britain's offers a fully comprehensive
selection of PC's, domestic electrical appliances, audio, vision,
communication devices online.
Currys History in Brief
Currys was a successful chain when it was incorporated
into the Dixons group in 1984. This acquisition by Dixons brought
over 600 Currys electrical shops into the group. By retaining
their own separate brand identity within the Dixon's group Curry's
has continued to grow in strength since joining the Dixons chain.
In this period since the mid 1980's Currys Dixons has seen
many successful acquisitions to the brand such as Bridgers, Orbit
and Wigfalls with the brand emerging as the largest electrical
retailer in the country. Recent sales are over £1.7 million
(2003/4) from over 4 million square feet of prime retail space.
On average each store represents over ten thousand square feet
and Currys electrical shops are served by over 9,000 full time
equivalent employees. Other important points in Currys
1995 largest Currys electrical shop opened just outside
of Birmingham (32,000 sq ft)
1998 Currys first retailer in the UK to stock widescreen plasma
1999 Currys electrical shops offered lowest priced PC in UK
2001 Currys online becomes the largest online electronic store
in the UK
Currys Dixons Online
Currys Dixons UK online product range is vast since launching
in 2000. By 2001 their web store had evolved to offer their full
range of products for online shopping and home delivery throughout
the UK. Currently the Currys online store has around 20 departments
for you to browse through. Popular departments include Currys
computers, gaming, gadgets, audio and vision, however Currys
online also offer a wide range of kitchen, garden, telephony,
photographic and household products either from new or refurbished.
Online ranges also include latest advertisement offers, best sellers,
top deals, and web exclusive so check out the latest Currys
clearance prices. Product purchases are supplemented with
their speedy delivery and quality installation services.
With the 'Always lowering prices' commitment you don't need
a Currys Auction to get a great deal on electronic items
on the Internet. For safe and secure online purchases of the latest
Currys computer, television, gadgets and games visit the
Electrical shop online.