HOBO hifi makes a new start with five stores and also focuses on automation




HOBO hifi makes a restart with five stores. The online store of the chain remains the same name active. That made the specialist for hi-fi equipment on Friday to Tweakers after the company was declared bankrupt earlier.

The electronics chain focuses on hi-fi equipment, and there is now in home automation. According to spokesman Roger Gulicher comes to home automation that focuses on audio and video. Additionally HOBO fidelity will focus on more exclusive and expensive electronics brands. “That we want our more distinguished.”

Fifteen of the sixty employees keep their jobs at the chain. The majority of those employees is in five stores in Arnhem, Apeldoorn, Amersfoort, The Hague and Den Bosch. In the last city will open the shop in the short term at a different location the doors.

HOBO hi also continue the operations of the store. Who last summer still thoroughly updated and the next time will be expanded further, says Gulicher against Tweakers. In Geldermalsen is a large warehouse where customers can view orders in a showroom and also can retrieve.

HOBO hi was just last month declared bankrupt. Therefore had all the matings employees to stay home. All fifteen of the Dutch retail chain, which was founded in 1975, closed the doors. In 2009, the chain took another establishment RAF camps on.

Update, 19:40 pm – initially stood here that bankruptcy was passed by the restart, but HOBO fidelity is indeed declared bankruptcy last month. The article has been adjusted accordingly.


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