Total revenues (MM)Total revenue growth
$430.8-5.6%
StoresAvg sales per square foot
129$126
Avg store gross sq ftTotal employment
23,9004,738
Corporate NameHastings Entertainment, Inc.
SectorElectronics Stores
HeadquartersAmarillo, TX
Primary SIC Code5735 – Record and Prerecorded Tape Stores
Primary NAICS Code451220 – Prerecorded Tape, Compact Disc, and Record Stores
Fiscal Year EndedJanuary 31, 2014

Hastings Entertainment is a multimedia entertainment retailer that operates superstores which buy, sell, trade and rent various home entertainment products, including books, music, software, periodicals, movies on DVD and Blu-Ray, video games and consoles, and consumer electronics, as well as offering consumables and trends products. As of Apr 30, 2014 the company operated 126 superstores principally in medium-sized markets located in 19 states, 3 concept stores under the Adventure Sports stores and TRADESMART names, and gohastings.com. Note: Hastings Entertainment was acquired by a consortium of private investors in March of 2014.