hhgregg Grabs Circuit City Location

hhgregg, which made a big effort to scoop up business vacated by the demise of Circuit City, has announced plans to move into a former Circuit City location in Ohio. The retailer has signed an agreement to open a station in the Tanglewood Plaza shopping center in Columbus, Business First of Columbus reported.

The store will become the ninth in Central Ohio for hhgregg.

hhgregg, before, during and after Circuit City’s bankruptcy, announced a promotion in which it honored gift cards from Circuit City, while executives have talked in interviews about hoping to grab some Circuit City business.