Monday, October 22, 2018

Amazon offer free music deal

Online retailer Amazon has announced it will give away digital versions when customers buy CDs and vinyl records - and they will be backdated...

Google plummets down rankings in Britain

A new reputation survey of 20,000 consumers by Clear, M&C Saatchi‘s branding agency has rated the search engine as the worst performing brand in...

Hilco to axe hundreds of HMV jobs

Entertainment retailer HMV is set to cut hundreds of jobs just days after being saved from administration, it has been reported. Staff have been...

Hilco rescues HMV, saving 2500 jobs

Restructuring specialist Hilco has acquired the business and certain assets of entertainment retailer HMV, saving some 2,500 jobs, it has been confirmed today. Hilco...

Blockbuster acquired by Gordon Brothers Europe

Entertainment retailer Blockbuster has been bought out of administration by private equity firm Gordon Brothers Europe, it has been announced. Saving over 2,000 jobs,...

Hilco sole remaining bidder for HMV

Restructuring specialist Hilco is the sole remaining bidder for ailing entertainment retailer HMV, hoping to acquire the brand and a majority of its stores...

HMV and Blockbuster owed debts of £490m

Ailing retailers HMV and Blockbuster owed nearly £490 million in debt between them when they collapsed into administration at the start of the year,...

Asda in talks to acquire HMV

Supermarket Asda is in talks with HMV administrator Deloitte to potentially bid to buy the ailing business and save it from disappearing from the...

WHSmith re-enters entertainment market

Variety retailer WHSmith is clawing back its share of the entertainment sector following the collapse of HMV by re-establishing its CD and DVD ranges...

HMV Guernsey falls into administration

HMV Guernsey has fallen into administration, following its parent company and leaving the island without a record store, it has been announced. Entertainment retailer...

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What will your workforce want and need,  now and in the...

Today's on-demand consumer mentality means businesses now operate in an ‘always-on’ economy. To meet customer demand for 24/7 access to products and services, businesses...