Wednesday, October 17, 2018

HMV to close a further 37 stores

Administrators for beleaguered entertainment retailer HMV have confirmed today that a further 37 stores are to close, affecting over 450 staff. Deloitte, which was...

HMV CEO axed amid further job cuts

Administrators for troubled entertainment retailer HMV have today announced a further 60 job cuts, including that of HMV CEO Trevor Moore, Retail Gazette understands....

HMV to close 66 stores

Administrators for embattled entertainment retailer HMV are to close 66 loss-making stores in a move that will affect some 930 staff, it has been...

HMV sells G-A-Y Group to nightclub Founder

Entertainment retailer HMV has sold its majority stake in the G-A-Y Group to G-A-Y nightclub Founder Jeremy Joseph, it has been announced. In what...

HMV to close up to 100 stores

Entertainment retailer HMV is to close as many as 100 stores, causing some 1,500 redundancies, it has been reported today. Last week, the company,...

HMV administrators announce 190 redundancies

Administrators for entertainment retailer HMV have today confirmed 190 redundancies across its head office and distribution network though stressed that all stores remain open...

Amazon entertainment market share soars

Pure play e-tailer Amazon increased its share of the entertainment market in the run-up to Christmas, outperforming ailing rival HMV, new figures released today...

Hilco acquires HMV debt

Private equity and restructuring specialists Hilco has acquired the debt of troubled entertainment retailer HMV, it is understood. According to The Financial Times, Hilco...

HMV to honour gift vouchers

Administrators for entertainment retailer HMV have confirmed today that the group will be honouring gift vouchers after claiming last week that the vouchers were...

129 Blockbuster stores to close

Entertainment retailer Blockbuster is to close 129 stores over the coming weeks, following its collapse into administration last Wednesday. Business advisory firm Deloitte, appointed...

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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...