Entries in 'Retail' (627)

Here's that £6,000 Xbox One you asked for

Here's that £6,000 Xbox One you asked for

We’ve heard a few stories of folks paying over the odds on eBay to get hold of an Xbox One for Christmas, but this is something else.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2013 at 9:37AM in News
Game4u to open stores within Hamleys in Delhi, Bangalore

Game4u to open stores within Hamleys in Delhi, Bangalore

Game4u will expand its retail operations this month with its first stores in Delhi and Bangalore.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Dec 17th 2013 at 6:43AM in News
Forbidden Planet giving away free DLC for Doctor Who: Legacy

Forbidden Planet giving away free DLC for Doctor Who: Legacy

Smartphone game Doctor Who: Legacy has teamed up with Forbidden Planet to offer free DLC.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 16th 2013 at 4:10PM in News

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60% of retailers have started sales already due to festive spending concerns

60% of retailers have started sales already due to festive spending concerns

The public’s increasing propensity to leave their festive shopping late has sent retail into a pre-Christmas sale panic.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 16th 2013 at 10:43AM in News
Game4u begins end-of-year holiday sale

Game4u begins end-of-year holiday sale

Retailer Game4u kicked off its end-of-year sale over the weekend.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Dec 16th 2013 at 8:45AM in News
Read about the High Street's hopes for the New Year in this week's issue of MCV

Read about the High Street's hopes for the New Year in this week's issue of MCV

In this week's issue of MCV, UK retailers tell us how they're expecting a very merry Christmas and have high hopes for the High Street moving into 2014.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Dec 13th 2013 at 9:57AM in News
Xbox pledges 'urgent' support to angry indie retailers

Xbox pledges 'urgent' support to angry indie retailers

Microsoft says it’s urgently looking to help independent retailers who have been left in the dark over their Xbox One stock allocation.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Dec 12th 2013 at 1:19PM in News

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Moorfields confirms Blockbuster closure

Moorfields confirms Blockbuster closure

As was exclusively revealed by MCV yesterday, all remaining Blockbuster stores will close next week.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 12th 2013 at 12:39PM in News
All remaining Blockbuster stores to close next week

All remaining Blockbuster stores to close next week

The last of Blockbuster’s UK stores will close next week, MCV can reveal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 11th 2013 at 3:35PM in News
Jagex: Retail can sell free games

Jagex: Retail can sell free games

Shops can help sell free games, says free-to-play specialist Jagex.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Dec 11th 2013 at 1:03PM in News

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Man who paid £450 for a photo of an Xbox One is given a real one

Man who paid £450 for a photo of an Xbox One is given a real one

Did you read about that lad who paid £450 for a photo of an Xbox One?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 9th 2013 at 12:11PM in News
GAME introduces... a tinned Christmas dinner for gamers

GAME introduces... a tinned Christmas dinner for gamers

Christmas dinner in a tin. That’s apparently what GAME could shortly be selling in its stores.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 5th 2013 at 2:47PM in News
62 more Blockbuster stores to close and rentals suspended as end nears

62 more Blockbuster stores to close and rentals suspended as end nears

Administrators Moorfields Corporate Recovery has confirmed that another 62 Blockbuster stores are to close.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 5th 2013 at 10:45AM in News
O2 is now offering Xbox One on contract

O2 is now offering Xbox One on contract

Mobile phone network O2 has added the Xbox One to its in-store console line-up.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 4th 2013 at 12:59PM in News

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Xbox One and PS4 fetching sky-high prices on eBay

Xbox One and PS4 fetching sky-high prices on eBay

Shoppers are currently paying through the nose to secure Xbox One and PS4 consoles on eBay.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2013 at 10:50AM in News
What caused the publisher pre-owned U-turn?

What caused the publisher pre-owned U-turn?

Publishers do not like second hand game sales.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 2nd 2013 at 11:53AM in News
Amazon announces air drone parcel delivery service

Amazon announces air drone parcel delivery service

Online retailer Amazon is hatching a plan to deliver orders to your home using automated flying drones.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 2nd 2013 at 10:53AM in News
Read our exclusive Phil Harrison interview on the future of Xbox inside the latest MCV

Read our exclusive Phil Harrison interview on the future of Xbox inside the latest MCV

In this week's issue of MCV, we talk to Microsoft's corporate VP Phil Harrison about the launch of the Xbox One and what lies ahead in the next-gen.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Nov 29th 2013 at 4:07PM in News
HMV ramping down tech, stepping up games, music and film

HMV ramping down tech, stepping up games, music and film

HMV is reducing the amount of high-end technology it sells, the retailer has told MCV's sister site PCR.

by Laura Barnes
on Nov 29th 2013 at 1:18PM in News
Game4u's Black Friday weekend sale is upon us

Game4u's Black Friday weekend sale is upon us

Game4u has kicked off its Black Friday sale on digital PC games, which will run from today (29th November) to 2nd December.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on Nov 29th 2013 at 7:10AM in News
Amazon bringing Sunday deliveries to London this Christmas

Amazon bringing Sunday deliveries to London this Christmas

Online retailer Amazon is to start offering Sunday deliveries in the UK for the first time this Christmas.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 27th 2013 at 1:47PM in News
GAME adds 12 new shops for Christmas

GAME adds 12 new shops for Christmas

UK retailer GAME has opened 12 new stores in the run-up to the Christmas trading period.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 27th 2013 at 1:06PM in News