All Game articles – Page 17

  • ASOS
    News

    Retail’s stock rises as June sales tick along

    2010-07-16T00:00:00Z

    Retailers achieved “decent sales growth” in June, the BRC reported, and store stocks rose over the week although they lagged the All-Share index.

  • shepherd
    Analysis

    Ian Shepherd

    June 25, 2010

    As a keen gamer the new chief executive of Game has just landed his dream job, but will his lack of experience in retail companies matter.

  • Game Oxford street
    News

    Struggling Game warns of loss in first half

    2010-06-25T00:00:00Z

    Continued declining sales and a likely interim loss at computer entertainment specialist Game prompted downgrades by analysts.

  • News

    Budget drives rise in stock held by short sellers

    2010-06-18T00:00:00Z

    The proportion of some of the biggest retailers’ stock held by short sellers has risen on the back of uncertainty about the sector’s prospects ahead of next week’s emergency Budget.

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    News

    Game appoints new CEO

    2010-06-17T08:38:00Z

    Game has appointed Vodafone UK consumer director Ian Shepherd as its new chief executive.

  • Retailers including River Island have signed up to SouthGate Bath
    News

    SouthGate Bath 75% let

    2010-05-21T09:56:00Z

    Shopping centre SouthGate Bath has signed a raft of fashion and electricals retailers ahead of opening in September, meaning the scheme is now 75% let.

  • HMV
    Analysis

    Has online sales growth hit a wall?

    May 21, 2010

    With Game, HMV and Maplin all reporting falls in online sales, has the ecommerce boom plateaued, or is it a case of a few retailers underperforming?

  • Lisa Morgan
    News

    Game suffers body blow as two top chiefs exit amid results woe

    2010-04-23T00:00:00Z

    Game was dealt a blow this week with the exit of its two most senior executives as it revealed a sharp fall in full-year profits and turnover and plans to close more than 100 stores.

  • Opinion

    Game Over

    2010-04-21T17:04:00Z

    Lisa Morgan will now have more time to spend with her beloved horses.

  • Lisa Morgan
    News

    Game’s two most senior executives exit

    2010-04-21T07:43:00Z

    Game’s two most senior executives, including chief executive Lisa Morgan, have stepped down from the business as it revealed sharp falls in full year profits and turnover, and announced plans to close more than 100 stores.

  • Analysis

    Retail collaborations

    April 9, 2010

    As the new Boots and Waitrose tie-up shows, retailers see real potential in joining forces. But how can you make sure it works?

  • Game
    News

    Strong software pipeline lifts Game

    2010-03-26T00:00:00Z

    Computer entertainment group Game is on Seymour Pierce’s buy list following an encouraging update from US counterpart Gamestop.

  • Game has reshuffled its management team to “strengthen the group’s offer in the UK and around the world”.
    News

    Game reshuffles management team

    2010-03-25T16:01:00Z

    Game has reshuffled its management team to “strengthen the group’s offer in the UK and around the world”.

  • Retailers such as Game could be under threat
    News

    Video games streaming service OnLive to launch in June

    2010-03-12T09:52:00Z

    Video games online streaming service OnLive, which is expected to pose a significant threat to traditional games retailing, has revealed it will launch in the US on June 17.

  • News

    Game to shrink portfolio amid tough trading

    2010-03-05T00:00:00Z

    Entertainment retailer Game is to shut 18 stores and all of its 25 Debenhams concessions as it reviews its property portfolio in the face of “tough market conditions in 2010”.

  • danaher tim cutout
    Opinion

    A sensible Game

    2010-03-02T12:25:00Z

    Game’s decision to close a total of 43 stores and concessions is the right move for a difficult market.

  • Games retailer Game Group is to shut 18 stores and all its 25 Debenhams concessions
    News

    Game to close 43 outlets

    2010-02-26T12:08:00Z

    Video game retailer Game is to shut 18 stores and all its 25 Debenhams concessions as it reviews its property portfolio in the face of “tough market conditions in 2010”.

  • Celebration
    Analysis

    Christmas trading: Cause for celebration

    2010-01-29T00:00:00Z

    To their relief, most retailers pulled off a good Christmas after a fraught year. As the festive trading season nears its end, Lisa Berwin examines the key findings from OC C’s Christmas Trading Index

  • Game
    News

    Game enters social networking arena

    2010-01-29T00:00:00Z

    Entertainment retailer Game is trialling a social networking site.

  • Game
    News

    Christmas like-for-likes plummet at Game

    2010-01-15T00:00:00Z

    Computer entertainment specialist Game reported a like-for-like sales slump of 17.5% in the UK and Ireland after disappointing Christmas trading.