Entries in 'Retail' (455)

Amazon's 'shopping machine' Fire Phone criticised

Amazon's 'shopping machine' Fire Phone criticised

Despite expanding on the successes it has enjoyed with the Kindle, Kindle Fire and potentially promising Fire TV, Amazon’s new Fire Phone has been criticised by some analysts.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 19th 2014 at 1:28PM in News
'World's largest games collection' sells for $750k

'World's largest games collection' sells for $750k

Michael Thomasson’s officially recognised ‘world’s largest games collection’ has sold for $750,250 (£442k).

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 18th 2014 at 10:09AM in News
Tribunal rules against Deloitte, awards multi-million payout to former Comet workers

Tribunal rules against Deloitte, awards multi-million payout to former Comet workers

Thousands of former employees at collapsed retailer have been awarded damages by an employment tribunal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 13th 2014 at 1:22PM in News
GAME unveils 'English Brazilian' World Cup competition

GAME unveils 'English Brazilian' World Cup competition

Fancy a free console? Then it’s yours for the bargain price of just your personal pride and some physical pain.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 6th 2014 at 2:04PM in News

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GAME arrives on the London Stock Exchange

GAME arrives on the London Stock Exchange

UPDATE: GAME has contacted MCV with two points of clarification:

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 6th 2014 at 9:51AM in News
The 'world's largest video game collection' is up for sale

The 'world's largest video game collection' is up for sale

The Guinness Book of World Records' officially sanctioned 'World's Largest Video Game Collection' is up for sale.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 5th 2014 at 12:34PM in News
New Super Mario Bros 2DS bundle arriving next month

New Super Mario Bros 2DS bundle arriving next month

Nintendo will release a new 2DS hardware SKU in Europe next month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 4th 2014 at 9:05AM in News
VIDEO: Mortal Kombat X confirmed

VIDEO: Mortal Kombat X confirmed

Amazon has apparently confirmed the soon-to-be-revealed Mortal Kombat X slightly ahead of schedule.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 2nd 2014 at 2:14PM in News

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'$60 for a game is insane' Bulletstorm dev claims

'$60 for a game is insane' Bulletstorm dev claims

The pressure on full-RRP games is higher than it’s ever been, one developer has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 30th 2014 at 12:37PM in News
CEX is selling Kinect-less Xbox Ones for £315

CEX is selling Kinect-less Xbox Ones for £315

One UK retailer has already started selling Xbox One without Kinect.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 30th 2014 at 12:10PM in News
World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition rolling into retail

World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition rolling into retail

Wargaming has announced it is to introduce a boxed edition of World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on May 29th 2014 at 3:00PM in News
Amazon admits to imposing Hachette limitations

Amazon admits to imposing Hachette limitations

Limitations HAVE been imposed on book publisher Hachette on Amazon, the retailer has admitted.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 28th 2014 at 11:59AM in News

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Hack leaves half of UK consumers 'wary' of eBay

Hack leaves half of UK consumers 'wary' of eBay

A new poll claims that 49 per cent of UK users have become wary of eBay following last week's news of a security breach.

by Laura Barnes
on May 27th 2014 at 11:41AM in News
Royal Mail to trial Sunday deliveries

Royal Mail to trial Sunday deliveries

Sunday deliveries are to be trialled by the Royal Mail later this year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 27th 2014 at 11:12AM in News
Amazon criticised for book publisher pressure tactics

Amazon criticised for book publisher pressure tactics

The neutrality of Amazon has come into question after claims the retailer is pressurising publishers by fiddling with their product listings.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 27th 2014 at 10:55AM in News
GameStop seeing 'stronger demand' for Xbox One since Kinect chop

GameStop seeing 'stronger demand' for Xbox One since Kinect chop

Retailer GameStop reckons that consumers have started showing more interest in Xbox One since Microsoft announced a cut-price Kinect-less SKU is on the way.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 27th 2014 at 9:07AM in News

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Games The Shop expands online retail business

Games The Shop expands online retail business

Having expanded its retail presence across India, Games The Shop is turning its attention towards its online business with the relaunch of its gamestheshop.com.

Sameer Desai
by Sameer Desai
on May 26th 2014 at 11:31AM in News
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2 to hit UK in October

Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2 to hit UK in October

Pac-Man and friends are returning to retail for a sequel later this year.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on May 23rd 2014 at 5:33PM in News
Strong Q1 for GameStop thanks to next-gen success

Strong Q1 for GameStop thanks to next-gen success

Global games retailer GameStop has seen sales and earnings have shot up after an expectation-hitting Q1.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 23rd 2014 at 10:16AM in News
72% of UK gamers prefer buying physical games

72% of UK gamers prefer buying physical games

Digital may be the industry’s biggest market, but consumers still prefer to buy games in a box.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on May 23rd 2014 at 9:57AM in News
Gibbs: GAME IPO is great news for suppliers

Gibbs: GAME IPO is great news for suppliers

Amid uncertainty in the games market, GAME has decided it is time to float on the stock market once again. Risky?

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on May 23rd 2014 at 9:42AM in News
eBay tells users to change passwords after database attack

eBay tells users to change passwords after database attack

Leading online retailer eBay has urged its users to change their passwords after its systems were attacked by hackers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 21st 2014 at 3:21PM in News
Apple Stores fall from 1st to 13th in Which favourite retailers survey

Apple Stores fall from 1st to 13th in Which favourite retailers survey

UK consumers are apparently falling out of love with Apple Stores over accusations of poor customer service.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 21st 2014 at 11:19AM in News
Child of Light launching on Vita

Child of Light launching on Vita

Ubisoft's turn-based RPG Child of Light is to land on Vita in July.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on May 20th 2014 at 4:54PM in News
Buyers of John Lewis £112 Wii U bundle miss out

Buyers of John Lewis £112 Wii U bundle miss out

The internet was last week set alight for a few brief moment as John Lewis offered an unbelievable discount on Wii U hardware.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 20th 2014 at 3:41PM in News