HMV prepares to appoint administrators threatening over 2000 jobs

HMV is on the brink of falling into administration for the second time in six years placing thousands of jobs in danger.

HMV appoints liquidators for Hong Kong operations

HMV will begin to wind up its Hong Kong stores as it reveals it was “unable to escape from the crushing force of the...
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The Entertainer acquires Spanish toy retailer Poly

The Entertainer has stepped up its expansion in mainland Europe with the acquisition of Spanish toy retailer Poly. The new acquisition will add to the...
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Mike Ashley and The Entertainer eye Hamleys takeover

Sports Direct and The Entertainer are among the many retailers reportedly interested in acquiring heritage toy retailer Hamleys. According to Sky News, Hamleys’ current owners,...
Games Workshop

Games Workshop books healthy rise in sales & profit

Games Workshop has said it was trading in line with expectations for the year so far.
Hamleys Japan

Hamleys opens doors to first Japanese stores

Hamleys has marked its entry into the Japanese retail market with the opening of two large, theme park-style outlets.
WHSmith Hong Kong

WHSmith ventures into Hong Kong with new franchise deal

WHSmith is posed to make its mark in Hong Kong after striking a new franchise partnership for its international travel retail arm
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Game narrows annual losses but sales flatline

Game has managed to shrink its full-year losses but sales remained flat amid a year of transformation.

Lego launches first ever global Christmas advert

Lego has launched its first ever global Christmas campaign, as it continues to push forward its TV marketing presence.

HMV overtakes Amazon in physical music sales

HMV has managed to defeat Amazon as the UK’s biggest seller of physical music, according to new data from Kantar Worldpanel. Based on music sales...

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