Hastings Entertainment is a multimedia and electronics retail chain of stores that sells items such as CDs, new and used books, video games and consumer electronics. The company, founded in 1968, features 126 stores across the United States and bases its corporate operations in Amarillo, Texas, as of 2015. The store operates a website, GoHastings.com, that offers online purchasing for all of its products.
Additional items sold through Hastings Entertainment stores include comic books, apparel, kid's toys, novelty items and DVDs, as well as action figures and hobby items such as models and die cast figures. The retail stores offer special events such as book signings, book clubs and kids workshops.
The company's website features special deals of the day, staff picks and monthly specials. The site also offers options by which customers have the ability to search for their favorite items through fan pages, such as Star Wars, Marvel, Dr. Who, Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead.
The company runs the conceptual stores called Sun Adventure Sports and TRADESMART. Sun Adventure Sports has two locations, one in Lubbock, Texas, and the other in Amarillo, Texas, while TRADESMART is in Littleton, Colorado. Each of its main retail stores features 24,000 square feet of store space.