When did CeX close?
Update: CeX has now confirmed that it will close its corporate-owned stores in the UK as of March 23, and is “strongly encouraging all our UK franchised stores to follow suit as it is the responsible thing to do”.
Is CeX only in the UK?
CeX was founded in London in 1992. We have stores in the UK, Spain, Ireland, India, Australia, Portugal, Netherlands, Mexico, Poland and Canarias.
What does the shop CeX stand for?
The first CeX (Complete Entertainment Exchange), then known as the easy off the tongue ‘Tottenham Court Road Computer Exchange’ opened in a small shop at the top of Whitfield Street.
Do you need ID to sell to CeX?
You do not need to take in any ID for this, just your name and postcode will do. You will also not be able to sell for cash with and Exchange Membership, but you can get CeX vouchers for your trade-ins. A Full Membership allows to to sell any of your items for cash or CeX vouchers. You must be over 16 years of age.
How is CeX pronounced?
The “CeX” name has moved away from “Computer eXchange” into an acronym for “Complete Entertainment eXchange”, and company letterheads state “CeX LTD is trading as CeX Entertainment Exchange”. The pronunciation of the chain’s acronym name was confirmed as “sex” in British TV commercials aired in March 2017.
Who is the owner of CeX?
Paul Farrington is English and was born on 15/2/61. Paul Farrington was a founding Director of Computer Exchange with Robert Dudani. Paul Farrington was highly regarded within both the computer and the video game industries. He was not married and has no children.
Can CeX refuse to buy?
8. Selling to CeX. 8.1 CeX reserves the right to refuse to purchase any Product at their sole discretion. 8.2 CeX reserves the right to limit the number of purchases at their sole discretion.
Does CeX wipe data?
Customers selling their phones to Cash Converters and CEX – two of the UK’s largest pawn shops – are assured that their devices will be wiped before being sold on.
Does call me Kevin own CeX?
During his hiatus from YouTube, Kevin became the franchise owner of a retail store called CeX, a company that specializes in second-hand electronic goods, and owned it for about 3 years.
What does B mean at CeX?
B Good – Product in good condition with all essential accessories. No box required. C Working – Product in poor condition and fully working with all essential accessories. No box required.
Do CeX take locked phones?
Phone Unlocking at CeX The CeX phone unlocking service is done in store in minutes and comes with the peace of mind of a 12-month warranty that your phone will remain unlocked all compatible networks.
How old do you have to be to sell at CeX?
Minors require consent from their parents or guardians to open an Exchange Membership. The guardian must be 16 years or over for the minor to qualify selling goods to CeX. Once the guardian grants consent, the minor can sell hardware and software products except for mobile phones.
How long do CeX take to test?
The test time for phones is 20mins + charge time. However, this depends upon how busy the store is.
Do you have to be 18 to trade in games at CeX?
@rav1333 There is no minimum age requirement in order to trade non electronic items for CeX vouchers.
Does CeX buy back?
Further, we do not provide the services of buy back transactions. Items once sold to us become CeX property and are available for purchase to all prospect customers. If however, the particular item is still in stock at the time when you wish to buy it back, you can purchase it at the current sale price.
Do you need a charger to sell a phone to CeX?
Do You Need A Charger To Sell A Phone To CEX? CEX will only accept a phone if it has all the essential accessories with it, and this includes the charger. This is because they need the charger to be able to sell the phone on.
Is CeX a franchise?
CeX started franchising in 2004 after their business model based on second-hand technology, gadgets, and digital entertainment products quickly proved successful and profitable. As a CeX franchisee, you will own and manage your own CeX store.
How many CeX stores are there?
Since 1992 we have expanded from the UK across four continents, now operating in 10 countries including Australia, Ireland, India, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Spain and UK. As of 2020, there are more than 600 CeX stores Worldwide.