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Aug 13, 2014, 11:00 ET
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ThinkGeek Celebrates 15 Years of Being Awesome

Like all great things, ThinkGeek was launched on Friday the 13th. Since that fateful day in 1999, the company has gone on to become the world's...

Aug 01, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Geeknet Announces Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results and Acquisition of Treehouse Brand Stores

FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT), the parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com, today announced...

Jul 18, 2014, 16:01 ET
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Geeknet Sets Second Quarter 2014 Financial Release Date

 Geeknet, Inc. (NASDAQ: GKNT), parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com, today announced that it will report its financial results for...

Jul 15, 2014, 11:00 ET
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ThinkGeek beams into San Diego Comic Con 2014 with functional Star Trek Phaser

 ThinkGeek is proud to announce the reveal of The Wand Company's latest Universal Remote Control – a  Star Trek: The Original Series...

May 19, 2014, 11:00 ET
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ThinkGeek Awards title of Geekiest Campus to RIT

For the first time ever, ThinkGeek.com set out on a Quest for the Geekiest Campus in the country. The national search yielded entries from over 250...

May 08, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Geeknet Announces First Quarter 2014 Financial Results

Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT), the parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com, today announced financial results for the quarter ended March...

Apr 28, 2014, 17:00 ET
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Geeknet Sets First Quarter 2014 Financial Results Release Date

Geeknet, Inc. (NASDAQ: GKNT), parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com today announced that it will report its financial results for the...

Apr 01, 2014, 08:00 ET
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ThinkGeek Develops the Mr. Beard - Beard Machine

 ThinkGeek's internal R&D Department, GeekLabs, is proud to announce the launch of the Mr. Beard – Beard Machine.  The Mr. Beard...

Feb 21, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Geeknet Announces Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2013 Financial Results

 Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT), the parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com, today announced financial results for the quarter and year...

Feb 06, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Geeknet Sets Fourth Quarter And Annual 2013 Financial Results Release Date

Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT), parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com, announced today that it will report its fourth quarter and...

Nov 08, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Geeknet Announces Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results

 Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT), the parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com, today announced financial results for the third quarter...

Oct 23, 2013, 16:05 ET
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Geeknet Sets Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results Release Date

Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT), parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com. today announced that it will report its financial results for the...

Oct 15, 2013, 11:00 ET
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ThinkGeek sounds off about the new Mega Stomp Battle™

 ThinkGeek® has officially launched the Mega Stomp Battle, a follow up to last year's successful Mega Stomp Panic™.  Created...

Aug 01, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Geeknet Announces Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results

 Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT), the parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com, today announced financial results for the second quarter...

Jul 31, 2013, 16:05 ET
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Geeknet Appoints Eric Semler to its Board of Directors and Kathryn McCarthy as Chairman of the Board

 Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT), the parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com, today announced the appointment Eric Semler, founder and...

Jul 19, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Geeknet, Inc. Announces Final Results of Self Tender Offer

Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT) today announced the final results of its previously announced modified "Dutch auction" tender offer to purchase up to...

Jul 18, 2013, 16:05 ET
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Geeknet Sets Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results Release Date

 Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT), parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com. today announced that it will report its financial results for...

Jul 17, 2013, 11:00 ET
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ThinkGeek Announces New Firefly and Marvel Products at San Diego Comic Con

 The mad minds at ThinkGeek have done it again.  At booth #5541 at San Diego Comic-Con 2013, ThinkGeek has just unveiled three new...

Jul 16, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Geeknet, Inc. Announces Preliminary Results of Self Tender Offer

Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT) today announced the preliminary results of its previously announced modified "Dutch auction" tender offer to purchase...

Jul 09, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Geeknet Appoints Julie Pangelinan As CFO

 Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT), the parent company of online retailer ThinkGeek.com, today announced the appointment of Julie Pangelinan as...