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The cost to the UK video games market should HMV fail to find a buyer could be as little as four per cent.
HMV boss Trevor Moore may have delivered an upbeat message to journalists yesterday, but administrator Deloitte has warned that it’s a tough market for entertainment retailers at the moment.
The owner of HMV Canada is reportedly interested in acquiring some of the troubled chain’s UK stores.
Kim Bayley, the director general of the Entertainment Retailers Association, has claimed that HMV is too important for music and video companies to let it disappear.
HMV boss Trevor Moore and financial director Ian Kenyon want the chance to lead the chain out of administration.
A digital games store had been launched on HMV.com just weeks before the chain fell into administration.
Customers who have pre-ordered games or other items with HMV have been told not to worry.
It was the one question we were asked more than any other last night – will customers be able to spend their gift vouchers and store credit in HMV today?
Retailer HMV has filed notice to appoint administrators.
Tonight's anticipated collapse of HMV came about after suppliers ignored the retailer's latest plea for help.
It looks like the time has come for HMV.
The directors of beleaguered retailer HMV are said to be locked in emergency talks tonight as the retailer considers entering administration.
UK retailers have told MCV that they are keen to stock Valve's Steam-box and Nvidia's Shield.
Microsoft's Xbox 360 has outperformed all other home consoles for 24 consecutive months in terms of US hardware sales.
There is just one Microsoft-published game on the release schedule.
Nintendo's newest console is tracking behind its predecessor in terms of US launch sales, but is bringing in more dollars.
HMV has downplayed speculation over discounting after an ITV business reporter suggested a blue cross sale might be a way of raising funds ahead of debt deadlines.
Digital revolution comes at the cost of retail devolution, right? Perhaps not.
The UK’s leading retailer Tesco has reported its strongest Christmas in the UK for three years.
The closure of the Jersey tax loophole last year has been blamed for the end of Play.com as we know it.
Global games retailer GameStop has fared better than the overall games market by posting a sales drop of just 4.6 per cent for the nine weeks ending December 29th ...
UK retail sales values were up ever so slightly by 0.3 per cent year-on-year fro December.
We are barely a week into the New Year and once again there is much talk about HMV’s financial troubles.
UK retailer GAME is to host a number of “EA lock-ins” across the country.
Sales of video games consoles in 2012 fell 33.1 per cent year-on-year.