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New Apple Store in San Francisco to be 'more iconic' than Fifth Avenue's glass cube‏‏

New Apple Store in San Francisco to be 'more iconic' than Fifth Avenue's glass cube‏‏

By 6 February 2014

Apple's new flagship store planned for Union Square in San Francisco will be "more iconic" than the company's glass cube on New York's Fifth Avenue, an Apple representative said on Thursday. The new building will be built with a wall of glass, Apple and... >>

Samsung hires former Apple Store designer, are retail stores coming?

Samsung hires former Apple Store designer, are retail stores coming?

By 17 December 2013

Samsung has snatched up former Apple Store designer Tim Gudgel for a retail expansion for the company, according to The Information. Samsung is considering opening brick and mortar stores in the US, and potentially other areas worldwide, much like Apple... >>

HMV saved, will ditch tablets, docks and devices in favour of more CDs, DVDs and Blu-rays

HMV saved, will ditch tablets, docks and devices in favour of more CDs, DVDs and Blu-rays

By 5 April 2013

Troubled UK entertainment retailer HMV has exited administration after being rescued by restructuring firm Hilco. A deal has been struck with administrator Deloitte that will ensure all 141 remaining stores will continue to open for business, including... >>

Apple VP of Retail Jerry McDougal leaves company, as head of retail search continues

Apple VP of Retail Jerry McDougal leaves company, as head of retail search continues

By 15 January 2013

Apple vice-president of retail Jerry McDougal has left the company, according to a report. IfoAppleStore reports McDougal left to spend more time with family and that his departure was not work related. He joined the company in 2000 when he was hired... >>

Comet fire sale now on: 'Everything reduced'

Comet fire sale now on: 'Everything reduced'

By 14 November 2012

Comet, the UK consumer electronics retailer that was placed in administration just over a week ago, has now started its expected fire sale, with every single item in store reduced. Administrator Deloitte has posted a large notice on the brand's webpage... >>

Comet administrator accepts gift cards after all

Comet administrator accepts gift cards after all

By 7 November 2012

Deloitte, the administrator handling Comet's recent woes, has announced that the chain will accept Comet gift cards still held by members of the public. In addition, gift cards issued on behalf of the charity Family Fund will also be accepted. It is perhaps... >>

Comet in trouble, administration looms for UK retailer

Comet in trouble, administration looms for UK retailer

By 1 November 2012

GAME owner OpCapita is facing similar troubles with its Comet retail chain that led to its own buy-out of the videogames high street brand. Reports today claim that the electronics retailer is on the brink of entering administration. Like with GAME since OpCapita... >>

Harrods Apple Store opening its doors for iPad 3 launch?

Harrods Apple Store opening its doors for iPad 3 launch?

By 23 February 2012

The rumoured Harrods Apple Store in central London could open its doors in time for the iPad 3 launch, that's according to a report from 9to5mac. Its says Harrods and Apple plan to open the new store in mid-March and - with the iPad 3 touted for an official... >>

Harrods to get own Apple Store

Harrods to get own Apple Store

By 20 January 2012

Harrods, the London superstore for the super rich and/or super swanky, is to get its own Apple Store. According to sources at Harrods Company, the new concession will be situated inside the world famous department store and feature pretty much everything... >>

Asda sells digital camera for £14

Asda sells digital camera for £14

By 4 January 2012

Asda is selling what it claims to be Britain's cheapest digital camera. At £14, it certainly sounds like a bargain, but we doubt you'll want to go on holiday with one... Unless you're a kiddie, that is. The cameras on offer are from a Disney range of... >>