Entries in 'Retail' (381)
Argos will extend its digital store concept trial to open a further 25 stores by March 2015, in which the traditional shopping catalogues are replaced by tablets.
The UK High Street is optimistic about the success of virtual reality headsets.
GAME is currently going big on promoting an exclusive Destiny item available only to those who pre-order the Bungie title from the retailer.
EA’s blockbuster Titanfall held onto the top spot with little effort as not a single new release entered this week’s chart.
GameStop plans to increase its focus on “gaming-adjacent” fields while phasing out its reliance on video games, CEO Paul Raines has announced.
It’s cheaper to buy a boxed game with a digital code inside than to just buy the code, says online retailer GamePointsNow.
Mojang has confirmed retail release plans for Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition in both North America and PAL regions.
Streaming giant Twitch has for the first time offered users the chance to purchase a game via the service.
UK retail sales in March fell by the largest amount in the last 12 months due to the late timing of Easter this year, says the British Retail Consortium.
Online retailer Xbite says it can become one of retail’s elite players with its new brand Shop4.
UK games retailers want to see a PS3 and Xbox 360 price cut before the end of the year.
Samsung has opened a number of new standalone stores in eight cities across the UK.
Skylanders fans now have a place to gather thanks to a new social initiative from GAME.
A pink version of Nintendo’s 2DS handheld will be released in the UK in May.
Some Amazon customers are now being presented with Metacritic ratings in certain video game product listings.
Digital distributor 7 Entertainment has been found to be reselling PC keys obtained from Humble Bundle.
Global games retailer GameStop has reported a like-for-like sales increase of 7.8 per cent for the quarter ending February 1st.
GameStop has teamed up with IBM to launch what it calls the GameStop Technology Institute.
Delivery company Yodel will soon be part-owned by Amazon.
As well as not ushering in tax breaks, last week’s Budget may have brought with it another bad piece of gaming news.
Dixons and Carphone Warehouse have been given more time to discuss their possible £4bn merger.
UK retailer GAME has added to its already extensive digital cards offer with the introduction of Battle.net credit.
Microsoft’s Xbox One has been the best-selling games console for four weeks in a row, MCV understands.
This is a brave new world for games retail.
Former PlayStation Europe boss Chris Deering last night fronted the official unveiling of a new games retail service at GDC.