Verizon Wireless Redefines Wireless Customer Experience: Hutchinson "Smart Store" Opens On June 26

First Verizon Smart Store to open in central Kansas

Jun 26, 2014, 09:00 ET from Verizon Wireless

HUTCHINSON, Kan., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --


Verizon Wireless continues to roll out its new retail store design intended to make shopping for wireless devices and services more convenient and more personalized. The new 4,200-square-foot Hutchinson store has been relocated from 1624 E. 11th Avenue to 1811 E. 17th Avenue and opens on Thursday, June 26, 2014. The redesigned stores are called Smart Stores and feature products in mobile lifestyle zones, which include:

  • Amplify It – for music on-the-go
  • Get Fit – for tracking healthy habits
  • Have Fun – for novel tech gadgets
  • Home and on the Go – for home automation

Verizon Wireless plans to convert its entire fleet of 1,700 Communications Stores into Smart Stores over the next few years. Verizon Wireless store representatives now use tablets to assist customers with sales and service. Representatives are able to spend more time with customers with the barrier of the cash register/counter eliminated. The company is also integrating systems to make it easy for customers to do business with us across all contact points – online, in stores and through telesales.


Thursday, June 26, 2014


1811 E. 17th Avenue, Hutchinson, Kan.

Store Hours:  Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Sunday, Noon –  6 p.m.  

Store phone number: 620-665-7200


Michele Deviney, General Manager, Verizon Wireless Hutchinson Smart Store

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