Entries in 'Distribution' (134)

FEATURE: Digital Distribution

FEATURE: Digital Distribution

Many would have you believe that the death of the disc is inevitable.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 5th 2011 at 3:46PM in News
New Morrisons supplier seeks games partners

New Morrisons supplier seeks games partners

Morrisons’ entertainment distributor is on the hunt for retail and publishing partners in a bid to become a major player in the games market.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Apr 1st 2011 at 11:28AM in News
Sony DADC champions direct-to-consumer service

Sony DADC champions direct-to-consumer service

One difference Sony DADC says it can offer is a direct-to-consumer postal service for small retailers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 21st 2011 at 3:20PM in News
Gem launches new Nintendo site

Gem launches new Nintendo site

A new Gem microsite dedicated to Nintendo products is due to go live this month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 21st 2011 at 8:22AM in News

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Open vs exclusive distribution

Open vs exclusive distribution

Leading UK distribution firms are torn between open distribution and exclusive deals.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Mar 9th 2011 at 3:43PM in News
EA and Bigpoint strike F2P deal

EA and Bigpoint strike F2P deal

EA and Bigpoint have announced a ‘strategic relationship’ to distribute certain titles from within EA’s Play4Free online platform.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 2nd 2011 at 8:26AM in News
id exec joins GameStop

id exec joins GameStop

Global games retailer GameStop has announced the appointment of Steve Nix as its new general manager of digital distribution.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 23rd 2011 at 2:10PM in News
OPINION: Manufacturing. Replenishment. Fulfilment. Logistics.

OPINION: Manufacturing. Replenishment. Fulfilment. Logistics.

Distribution is filled with lots of boring, un-sexy words that can make you ignore what is often the literal pulse of games retail.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 10th 2011 at 10:03AM in News

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Sony DADC speeds in as new distribution choice

Sony DADC speeds in as new distribution choice

A major new option in games distribution has emerged, and you already know its name: Sony DADC.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 10th 2011 at 9:39AM in News
New game accessories firm emerges

New game accessories firm emerges

TV, audio and video peripherals specialist Vogel’s will launch its first PS3 accessory in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 9th 2011 at 1:49PM in News
A Game calls for open distribution

A Game calls for open distribution

A Game Distribution is a big supporter of the open distribution model, which allows multiple firms to distribute the same product.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 2nd 2011 at 12:56PM in News
GLS enters liquidation

GLS enters liquidation

GLS Games Distribution has gone into liquidation.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 25th 2011 at 11:57AM in News

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Retail threatens Steam ban

Retail threatens Steam ban

The world's biggest digital games retailer is under attack.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 11th 2010 at 8:12AM in News
New distributor targets indie games stores

New distributor targets indie games stores

A new independent-friendly distribution firm has been set up just in time for Christmas.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 8th 2010 at 9:20AM in News
Clark widens remit to include digital

Clark widens remit to include digital

John Clark has been appointed as Sega West’s digital distribution director for PC games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 7th 2010 at 8:41AM in News
Distributors’ Christmas opening hours

Distributors’ Christmas opening hours

The following guide offers you the details on who is open when this Christmas. Print his page or click here to download a sexy PDF.

Advantage
0121 506 9585

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Dec 3rd 2010 at 1:38PM in News

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‘It’s OK for indies to buy from supermarkets’

‘It’s OK for indies to buy from supermarkets’

There’s nothing wrong with independent retailers buying games from supermarkets and selling them at a premium, say UK distributors.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 17th 2010 at 2:02PM in News
Games retail safe for ‘10-20 years’

Games retail safe for ‘10-20 years’

Despite the growing popularity of digital games retail – and the clear desire of platform holders to sell their games direct to consumers – US analyst Michael Pachter thinks traditional ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 17th 2010 at 10:00AM in News
Lygo signs Turtle Beach

Lygo signs Turtle Beach

Lygo International has signed a new deal with Voyetra Turtle Beach, the firm behind the popular Turtle Beach products.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Nov 16th 2010 at 11:17AM in News
Licensed 4U adds direct-to-retail distribution

Licensed 4U adds direct-to-retail distribution

The sales firm headed by  industry veterans Adam Prichard and Roger Large is now offering a direct-to-retail service.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2010 at 11:33AM in News
Venom signs partnership with Realtime

Venom signs partnership with Realtime

Realtime Distribution will now handle products for UK-based peripherals specialist Venom.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 3rd 2010 at 2:54PM in News
RSG and Namco strike Harvest Moon deal

RSG and Namco strike Harvest Moon deal

Publisher Rising Star Games has announced a fresh deal with Namco Bandai that will see that firm handle distribution duties for both Harvest Moon: Animal Parade on Wii and Harvest ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 8th 2010 at 11:59AM in News
New digital distributor emerges

New digital distributor emerges

Atomblock is the latest player to join the increasingly competitive world of digital games distribution.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 6th 2010 at 3:53PM in News
Major expansion for Gem

Major expansion for Gem

Gem has announced a tactical restructure, opening a new warehouse facility, shuffling senior management and further expanding its presence in mainland Europe.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 3rd 2010 at 2:40PM in News
Funbox Media signs with Gem

Funbox Media signs with Gem

Gem has signed an exclusive distribution deal with software publisher Funbox Media that will see the distie stocking new titles such as North American Hunting Extravaganza.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 14th 2010 at 3:24PM in News