Entries in 'HMV' (339)

HMV offers £200 3DS trade-in guarantee

HMV offers £200 3DS trade-in guarantee

Retailer HMV is going all out to win as much market share as it possibly can on Nintendo's 3DS console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 21st 2011 at 2:46PM in News
HMV to host official 3DS launch

HMV to host official 3DS launch

The official 3DS launch will take place at HMV’s flagship Oxford Street store at midnight on March 25th.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Mar 9th 2011 at 9:56AM in News
HMV to renovate London shops

HMV to renovate London shops

Entertainment giant HMV will refurbish its 150 Oxford Street and Trocadero stores this year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 4th 2011 at 8:26AM in News
HMV issues second profit warning

HMV issues second profit warning

HMV Group has warned it expects profit before tax to be ‘moderately below’ the £45m market expectations for its financial year.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 1st 2011 at 10:53AM in News

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OPINION: Leave HMV alone

OPINION: Leave HMV alone

The media furore surrounding HMV has been overwhelming.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 21st 2011 at 3:47PM in News
Will a Russian billionaire change the face of HMV?

Will a Russian billionaire change the face of HMV?

HMV’s bosses are focused on transforming its business, despite widespread reports that billionaire shareholder Alexander Mamut wants to break-up the retailer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 15th 2011 at 12:18PM in News
Music labels rally around troubled HMV

Music labels rally around troubled HMV

The biggest names in the music industry has thrown its support behind trouble entertainment chain, HMV.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 20th 2011 at 10:15AM in News
HMV shares tumble over credit concerns

HMV shares tumble over credit concerns

Shares in HMV Group have dipped 8.5 per cent after it emerged insurance on its goods have been cut.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jan 19th 2011 at 1:54PM in News

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HMV restructures Head Office team

HMV restructures Head Office team

HMV has made a number of key changes to its Head Office team.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 12th 2011 at 3:30PM in News
HMV nabs exclusive Killzone 3 SKU

HMV nabs exclusive Killzone 3 SKU

Entertainment retailer HMV has revealed that it has grabbed the exclusive UK rights to sell Sony's Killzone 3: Helghast Special Edition Pack.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 7th 2011 at 11:30AM in News
HMV hopes to protect jobs

HMV hopes to protect jobs

Retailer HMV has vowed to do all it can to protect the jobs of those who will be affected by the 60 store closures announced yesterday.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 6th 2011 at 9:34AM in News
HMV to close 60 stores by 2012

HMV to close 60 stores by 2012

Entertainment giant HMV is facing troubling times as the chain revealed that it is to close 60 stores (including some Waterstones bookshops) over the next 12 months.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 5th 2011 at 8:56AM in News

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HMV considering online pre-owned move

HMV considering online pre-owned move

HMV wants to be the next retailer to offer pre-owned games online following Amazon UK’s entry into the market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 23rd 2010 at 8:00AM in News
HMV sales plummet 15.3%

HMV sales plummet 15.3%

HMV UK and Ireland sales have fallen 15.3 per cent for the 26 weeks ending October 23rd, 2010.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 9th 2010 at 9:37AM in News
Win a record deal with Def Jam Rapstar

Win a record deal with Def Jam Rapstar

Def Jam Rapstar is giving aspiring rappers the chance to release a single world-renowned music label Atlantic Records.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 2nd 2010 at 11:23AM in News
HMV launches 3D GT5 competition

HMV launches 3D GT5 competition

High Street retailer HMV is hosting a Gran Turismo 5 3D gaming tournament to celebrate the game’s release.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Nov 24th 2010 at 2:47PM in News

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AC Brotherhood price roundup

AC Brotherhood price roundup

The latest release in the Assassin’s Creed saga – which is doing brilliantly with critics – has sparked off yet another price war on the UK High Street.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 19th 2010 at 12:12PM in News
Gran Turismo 5 for £4.99

Gran Turismo 5 for £4.99

Entertainment retailer HMV is to sell Sony’s Gran Turismo 5 for just £4.99 next week to any customer happy to trade-in a copy of Codemasters’ F1 2010 for PS3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2010 at 11:39AM in News
HMV hosts Black Ops launch event

HMV hosts Black Ops launch event

Entertainment retailer HMV is supporting the release of Call of Duty: Black Ops with a special launch event in London tonight.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Nov 8th 2010 at 9:40AM in News
HMV kicks off Christmas campaign

HMV kicks off Christmas campaign

It may be over a month and a half away, but HMV is already preparing to pull in extra customers in time for Christmas.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Nov 4th 2010 at 4:16PM in News
HMV selling Black Ops for £7.99

HMV selling Black Ops for £7.99

With the industry waiting to see whether next week’s Call of Duty: Black Ops will spark off another round of supermarket price wars, HMV has become the first retailer to ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 3rd 2010 at 10:31AM in News
HMV: Black Ops could be biggest game ever

HMV: Black Ops could be biggest game ever

UK entertainment retailer has predicted that Activision’s Call of Duty: Black Ops could become the biggest selling video game of all time after it hits global retail shelves on November ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 14th 2010 at 2:45PM in News
HMV: Pre-owned supports new releases

HMV: Pre-owned supports new releases

One of the UK’s leading retail execs has claimed that the vast pre-owned video games market is vital to the sale of new release titles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 5th 2010 at 1:48PM in News
HMV victorious at Industry Quiz

HMV victorious at Industry Quiz

HMV emerged triumphant at last night’s MCV/Xbox 360 Quiz, fending off stiff competition from Microsoft, GameSpot, Imagine Publishing and Tesco.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 24th 2010 at 10:13AM in News
Toys R Us blames games for low sales

Toys R Us blames games for low sales

Toys R Us has posted international sales of $965m for its second quarter ending July 31, 2010 – a drop of $26m year-on-year.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 13th 2010 at 10:58AM in News