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Game said one million customers signed up to its reward programmes during the year

Game Digital posts 'solid update' following float

Newly floated entertainment retailer Game Digital has seen total sales rise by 30 per cent for the year to 26 July as investment in its mobile apps, desktop and mobile sites boosted business.The company said its UK and Spanish business performed s...
10:44AM - Thu 14th August 2014
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Could this provide the solution to the high street’s woes?

A high street marketing campaign which aimed to drive sales of a new tablet in Curry’s PC World appears to have delivered positive results.Nexus Engage, which focuses on customer engagement and driving consumer behaviour, has seen its latest campa...
10:11AM - Thu 14th August 2014
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Brand profile: HMV

It’s perhaps the most unexpected turnaround in modern high street history. HMV, seemingly murdered by online competitors, has risen from the dead to grow again.The company have grown their market share in the UK entertainment industry from 13.6 pe...
10:21AM - Thu 7th August 2014
Social selling is tipped to be a big trend in retail

Tesco Direct expands social selling campaign

Gamers have even more challenges to enjoy now a brand new Tesco online selling channel has gone live; consumers can unlock deals, much like they could unlock a level on a computer game, by buying products and spreading the word.Gideon Lask, the CE...
09:55AM - Wed 6th August 2014
An HMV store in Cardiff

Why big British retail brands are being left behind

HMV last week revealed its UK sales figures – the first since being bought out of administration by Hilco. The new owner has made some considerable changes: trimming the store estate, launching apps and opening a new Oxford Street flagship. As a r...
09:35AM - Mon 21st July 2014
The internet connected Cayla doll

Argos predicts its top 10 Christmas toys

Whilst Christmas may feel a long way off right now, Argos has already predicted what toys they think will fly off the shelves this year.ToysA new generation of traditional toys equipped with the latest technology are predicted to appeal to childre...
10:49AM - Wed 16th July 2014
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The Entertainer hoping to strike an upset at World Retail Awards

Independent top shop The Entertainer is looking to see off considerable competition from high street giants John Lewis and Tesco in the World Retail Awards this year in Paris.In what could prove the most important award for a high-street retailer ...
09:01AM - Mon 14th July 2014
Galt Toys bought Ambi earlier this year

Retailers launch new products for baby market

A string of retailers have launched new baby initiatives and products this week, despite new figures suggesting that the recession baby boom is coming to an end. Pregnancies in the UK fell 2.7 per cent in 2012.Tesco have launched their first ever ...
04:36PM - Fri 13th June 2014
Game is now Britain's number one games retailer

Game set to return to London Stock Market in dramatic turn-around

Video game retailer Game has announced its intentions to relist on the London Stock Exchange two years after its demise into administration. The company is famed for selling new and second-hand games and new information now suggests the float will...
09:39AM - Tue 20th May 2014

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