Monday, December 17, 2018

Ex-Jessops boss to succeed HMV CEO

Entertainment retailer HMV today announced that CEO Simon Fox is to step down and be replaced by ex-Jessops chief Trevor Moore. Fox, who has...

Games Workshop profits rise in “good year”

British game production and retail company Games Workshop has reported a revenue increase of 6.4 per cent for its full financial year, it has...

Sainsbury‘s enters e-book market

Leading supermarket chain Sainsbury‘s has today confirmed the acquisition of the controlling stake in online e-book retailer Anobii Limited. The 64 per cent share...

HMV Group to sell Hammersmith Apollo for £32m

HMV Group has today announced its decision to sell Hammersmith Apollo for £32 million. The sale, which will see Hammersmith Apollo Limited taken over...

Iron Maiden tops HMV‘s Jubilee best album poll

Iron Maiden‘s The Number of the Beast was voted top album and Danny Boyle‘ s Trainspotting best film of the last 60 years, in...

HMV expects loss of £16m as sales slide further

Entertainment retailer HMV has today predicted that its full-year losses will be greater than previously anticipated due to a lack of big music &...

Is there still a place for Game on the high street?

Private equity firm OpCapita‘s acquisition of Game Group saved the retailer from extinction and kept more than 300 of its stores on the UK...

OpCapita buyout saves over 3,000 Game Group jobs

Video games retailer Game Group has been acquired by private investment firm OpCapita in a deal worth £50 million, it was revealed yesterday. The...

HMV strengthens gaming team

Entertainment retailer HMV Group has filled a vacant position in its video games team, it was announced today. Mike Fethers joins the retailer as...

Game Group formally enters administration

Failed video games retailer Game Group has announced today that it has officially entered into administration after no deal to save the business could...

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