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GameStop Mission Statement - A Statement That Lacks Both Mission and Vision

Mission Statement, Headquarters & Founders Facts About GameStop Retail Stores


The mission statement of GameStop is referred to as a vision statement, but is worded in such a way that it lacks both a mission and a vision. (See the GameStop mission statement below.)
GameStop Mission Statement - A Statement That Lacks Both Mission and Vision
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GameStop Founders Facts and Trivia:

GameStop began as Babbage's, which was a small software retailer founded in 1984 in Dallas, Texas. After a series of mergers with Funco, Inc. and Barnes & Noble, GameStop became its own company and an independent chain of retail stores in the year 2000.

Corporate Headquarters of GameStop:

The GameStop headquarters are located in Grapevine, Texas.

The Mission Statement of GameStop:

GameStop refers to its mission statement as a vision statement. However, when considering the purpose of a company or corporate mission statement, the wording of the GameStop vision statement lacks both a mission and a vision, except in its reference to the gaming industry. According to its website, the GameStop vision statement is:

"Together, we hold a passion for gaming, a commitment to our industry and a disciplined business perspective to continuously drive value with shareholders, customers, vendors and employees."

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