Trans World Entertainment Corp. engages in the retail of entertainment products. It operates through the FYE and etailz segments. The FYE segment includes retail stores and e-commerce sites, which sell entertainment products including trend, video, music, electronics, and related products in the United States. The etailz segment refers to an online marketplace retailer that partners with companies to expand its brand. The company was founded by Robert J. Higgins in 1972 and is headquartered in Albany, NY.