Entries in 'retailer' (38)

Gametail plans to conquer Europe

Gametail plans to conquer Europe

New online retailer Gametail is already preparing aggressive expansion across  the continent – just a week after making waves with cut-price promotions Gametail generated a lot of buzz this week ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 9th 2010 at 11:00AM in News
2010 proving tough for GAME

2010 proving tough for GAME

GAME has released its trading update for the year-to-date in 2010 and it shows that the retailer continues to struggle in the face of what it describes as a continental ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 17th 2010 at 10:48AM in News
AUS: Redundancies at GAME

AUS: Redundancies at GAME

Following a troubled few months at its UK operations, a number of redundancies have been made at the Australian arm of video games retailer GAME.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 4th 2010 at 5:26PM in News
Best Buy launching games mag

Best Buy launching games mag

Having enjoyed a record-breaking start to its life in the UK, it is now being claimed that retailer Best Buy is to launch an official in-store games magazine across its ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 12th 2010 at 3:05PM in News

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GAME responds to staff concerns

GAME responds to staff concerns

High Street games retailer GAME has responded to claims made by an employee who established a Facebook group for all staff affected by the recent reduction in working hours for ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 10th 2010 at 3:44PM in News
GAME’s digital battle cry

GAME’s digital battle cry

Leading UK video games retailer GAME has outlined its ongoing strategy that it hopes will increase the amount of its revenue that stems from its digital business.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 21st 2010 at 5:46PM in News
Execs go as GAME profits fall

Execs go as GAME profits fall

This morning's news of wholesale changes at GAME Group have sent shockwaves through the industry and its share price tumbling.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 21st 2010 at 10:15AM in News
GAME cuts some staff hours

GAME cuts some staff hours

Retailer GAME has made its first moves following the staff consultation period it entered into last month, with some employees seeing their contracted hours reduced.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 13th 2010 at 6:36PM in News

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Best Buy posts 24.5% profit rise

Best Buy posts 24.5% profit rise

Electronic retailer Best Buy has announced a 24.5 per cent increase in gross profit of $12.2bn for its fiscal year ending February 27.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Mar 26th 2010 at 11:40AM in News
Best Buy to open fourth store in Aintree

Best Buy to open fourth store in Aintree

Retail giant Best Buy has announced plans to open its fourth outlet in the UK in Aintree, near Liverpool.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Feb 24th 2010 at 4:10PM in News
New online retailer eyes £100m turnover

New online retailer eyes £100m turnover

Zoombits believes it can turnover £10 million in games by the end of 2010, MCV can reveal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 11th 2009 at 8:47AM in News
Online retail start-up takes on rivals

Online retail start-up takes on rivals

An ambitious online games retailer believes it will be able to steal “considerable” market share from Amazon, Play.com and ShopTo.net this Christmas after a major investment in its site.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 27th 2009 at 11:25AM in News

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The Hut swoops for Zavvi.co.uk

The Hut swoops for Zavvi.co.uk

Online retail specialist The Hut has bought up the rights to Zavvi’s online identity and portal, MCV can reveal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 2nd 2009 at 10:46AM in News