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HMV hires R.O.EYE to reach niche audiences online

HMV has appointed R.O.EYE as its digital marketing agency to reach niche audiences online.

06/10/2016  |  Full story...

Can Government forum save UK’s high streets?

The UK Government is setting up a national Future High Streets Forum to make sure other retailers do not go the way of HMV, Blockbuster, Jessops and Comet.

11/02/2013  |  Full story...

HMV tweets go rogue: Employees bite back over mass sackings

Disgruntled employees at HMV have turned to Twitter to report on mass sackings at the firm, hijacking an official account to describe a "mass execution of loyal employees who love the brand".

01/02/2013  |  Full story...

Digital Intelligence January 2013

Digital Strategy data - Digital Intelligence January 2013

The beginning of 2013 saw more evidence of the death of the high street as consumers increasingly flocked to the web for their shopping needs. In particular the shift from buying entertainment in solid-state form to digital form was put into sharp focus as the closure of the HMV and Blockbuster were announced alongside the record numbers of digital downloads.

The power of social media to instigate and amplify bad press was brought into sharp relief yet again with the tale of two retailers - and Tesco - who both suffered at the hands of online consumers.

Facebook launched their 'Graph Search' as their first major step into social search as well as continuing its evolution into a mobile service.

Sony launched their latest Xperia to compete in the smartphone marketplace. While Apple's share price fell sharply on disappointing iPhone sales.

And the annual CES show in Vegas was abuzz with automatic cars, new TV formats and gaming innovations.

Read January 2013

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01/02/2013 shut down as retailer suspends online trading

HMV has suspended trading online via following the appointment of administrators.

17/01/2013  |  Full story...

HMV goes into administration: Over 4,000 jobs at risk

HMV has gone into administration, as the entertainment retail giant succumbs to increased competition from online retailers and supermarkets. The move could spell the end for its 92-year presence on the high street, and puts over 4,000 jobs in doubt. In a statement last night, HMV suspended trading in its shares but said the administrators would continue to trade the stores while they seek a purchaser for the business.

15/01/2013  |  Full story...

HMV launches on-demand films

HMV has launched its on-demand film service, hmvon-demand, as the embattled high street retailer looks to rival Apple, Amazon and LoveFilm in the online video market.

25/11/2011  |  Full story...

Top 20 retail sites: UK

Search terms ranked by visits for the week ending 5th Dec 09.



Top 20 retail sites: UK

Search terms ranked by visits for the week ending 14th November 2009

Digital Strategy - Top 20 retail sites: UK. Search terms ranked by visits for the week ending 14th November 2009


HMV buys 50% stake in online music store

HMV has bought half of online music store 7digital, as the entertainment retailer looks to expand its digital services. The deal will see HMV buy a 50% stake from the venture capital firms that backed 7digital for £7.7m in cash. 7digital will now become HMV's supplier for all of its digital operations, including a new e-books website for its Waterstone's brand. HMV said 7digital also planned to launch a mobile application for BlackBerry mobiles soon. 7digtal’s clients include Spotify, Sony, Warner Music, EMI, Universal and

03/09/2009  |  Full story...

Christmas 2008 Customer Satisfaction for Top 30 UK Online Retailers

Top 30 UK online retailers

Digital Strategy data - Christmas 2008 Customer Satisfaction for Top 30 UK Online Retailers. Top 30 UK online retailers

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