Press Release

July 10th, 2017

Re: Coast Electronics – RadioShack San Luis Obispo.

Background: On May 27th, corporate RadioShack retail stores closed on the West Coast while over 500 dealer –franchise stores remain open and are doing well. RadioShack Corporation continues to expand its on-line website sales at while liquidating their corporate stores on both West and East Coasts Approximately 100-200 corporate RadioShack stores are open on in the Midwest. RadioShack plans to double its dealer-franchise locations in the next 1-2 years as they return the company to profitability. Product availability for remaining corporate, dealer stores, and on-line website is excellent with in-stock quality products unique to the consumer electronics industry on target.

Coast Electronics: Has been in business on the Central Coast 39 years next month opening in August 1978 in Morro Bay with father Dick Weiss and son John Weiss. Coast Electronics has thrived by offering technical services for its customers which include Computer repairs, Home Theater (High Definition TVs), Observation systems, Car stereos and alarms for cars, trucks, boats, and RVs, and Communications systems for Public Safety and Hotel 2-Way radio systems for police, fire, public works, and hotel properties to name a few.

On May 29th, Coast electronics signed a lease for space in the Laguna Village Shopping Center located at 1336 Madonna Road (and Los Osos Valley Road) in San Luis Obispo.

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On June 23rd, Coast Electronics started filling the store with products from its 25,000 plus items that it normally stocks. Products include name brand computer ink for printers and toners; Prepaid cellphones for Boost, AT&T, Tracfone, Net 10, etc…; Prepaid cellphone time for virtually all prepaid service; cellphone accessories for Apple and Android phones; telephones: cordless and corded; batteries galore for watches, cameras, cellphones, standard, and specialty, etc…; home theater, stereo, and car stereos and speakers; Bluetooth speakers; WI-Fi accessories; Klein tools; electronic parts; communications equipment including CB, Family Radio Service, and KENWOOD 2-Way radios and accessories; inverters, Computers, and power supplies, and adapters. Coast Electronics stocks products.

Unique to the retail industry, two-thirds of Coast Electronics employees are technically skilled in at least one field of electronics: Computer repair; car stereo and alarm installations. Communications equipment system design, installation, repair with KENWOOD 2-Way radios providing radios through the professional division based in Morro Bay with contracts for many local entities including County of San Luis Obispo; many cities including Morro Bay, Pismo Beach, Cal Poly police, Martin properties, Avila Beach San Luis Bay Inn, and several other hotels located in Santa Maria, Paso Robles, and Cambria.

Your team in San Luis Obispo includes Eric with many years of consumer electronics retail sales and repair of flat screen TVs! Billy who is knowledgeable on many fields of electronics. Both are licensed hams! Both are friendly, knowledgeable, and ready to serve with a SMILE!

Coast Electronics also has a 3rd location in Buellton located at highways 246 and 101. Weather you head North (Morro Bay), central (San Luis Obispo), or South (Buellton), we are here to serve you as we have for almost 40 years!


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Morro Bay:

510 Quintana Road 805-772-1265 Jon “Woody” Wordsworth or John Weiss, Bill, Jimmy, Dan, and Roscoe

San Luis Obsipo:

1336 Madonna Road 805-544-5400 Eric, Billy, or Brett


225 McMurray Road 805-693-1082 Ernan or Bill

For Additional information, please contact owner John Weiss at 805-748-9615 (cell)


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