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...

HMV owed taxman £20m ahead of collapse

Flailing entertainment retailer HMV owed tax in excess of £20 million when it collapsed into administration in January, according to new figures. Bankers to...

HMV in talks with Hilco for £50m acquisition

Entertainment retailer HMV is in talks with restructuring specialists Hilco which may see the business saved from administration with a £50 million deal, it...

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...

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The New Age of Consumer Behaviour in Retail 2019 Report

Is retail experiencing a moment of transformation or chaos? The answer to this question depends on who is framing it. Too long has our...