NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Fort Worth-based Radioshack is closing more than 10 percent of its stores.

Poll: When was the last time you shopped at RadioShack?

The electronics retailer will shutter about 500 locations, according the Wall Street Journal. The newspaper didn’t report which stores would close, but said the changes would happen within the year.

Radioshack sent the following response about the closures via email to CBS 11 News:

RadioShack’s policy is that the company does not comment on speculation or rumor.

Radioshack has made efforts in the past to overhaul its outdated image, but has had little success.

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