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Woolworths lives in web relaunch

Woolworths lives in web relaunch

By 26 June 2009

Woolsworths lives. The retailer has been given a new lease of life online, thanks to Shop Direct, that runs the Littlewoods Direct and Additions Direct chains. The newly launched site offers four main product categories - toys, kidswear, entertainment... >>

Woolworths to re-launch online

Woolworths to re-launch online

By 2 February 2009

Woolworths, the high street chain that closed down last month when it failed to find a buyer after going into administration with over £300 million debt, is to be re-born in the UK. Woolworths will re-launch as an online-only store after the brand has... >>

Credit Crunch Christmas: Wharfedale 160GB PVR

Credit Crunch Christmas: Wharfedale 160GB PVR

By 19 December 2008

Today's Credit Crunch Christmas offer takes the form of the Wharfedale 160GB DVD player and recorder with HDMI. An especially nice piece of kit considering that eXpansys are offering it to you for £69.99, this is £60 off the normal price, but there's... >>

Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte on sale for £950

Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte on sale for £950

By 18 December 2008

Got a spare grand kicking around to splash on a swanky handset? No, us neither, but there are folk out there who might like to know that the Nokia 8800 Carbon Arte is on sale in the UK now for a shade under that. Online retailer eXpansys is offering the... >>

Woolworths to shut up shop by 5 Jan

Woolworths to shut up shop by 5 Jan

By 17 December 2008

With a buyer still yet to be found for broke retailer Woolworths, the company's administrators are warning shops will start shutting from 27 December. Under the closure plan all 807 stores will be shut by 5 January, with all 27,000 permanent and temporary... >>

Woolworths failing to find a buyer

Woolworths failing to find a buyer

By 10 December 2008

It seems Woolworths' recent sale might be extended from and up to 50% pre-Christmas promotion to a closing down sale. The BBC reports that the retailer's administrator Deloitte has failed to find a buyer for the firm and suggests "fears are growing" for... >>

Credit Crunch Christmas: 8GB iPod nano 3G for £70

Credit Crunch Christmas: 8GB iPod nano 3G for £70

By 5 December 2008

Today's Christmas bargain takes the form of an 8GB iPod nano that's offered for a shade under £70. One of eXpansys' one-day special offers, the price drop is only available between 11am and 4pm today - and only via the links below - so you'll need to... >>

Woolworths to cut prices up to 50%

Woolworths to cut prices up to 50%

By 4 December 2008

Woolworths administrator Deloitte has told MCV that the troubled high street retailer will launch its "Biggest Ever Sale" tomorrow that will see massive half price discounts. Deloitte said: "We anticipate increased footfall in the stores and have hired... >>

BBC dragon eyes up Woolworths

BBC dragon eyes up Woolworths

By 2 December 2008

According to the Beeb, none other than Dragon's Den star Theo Paphitis may be about to say, "I'm in" and save the floundering retailer, Woolworths. Deloitte, which was appointed Woolworths' administrator on 26 November, said there had been "substantial... >>

Zavvi forced to stop selling DVDs, games and CDs online

Zavvi forced to stop selling DVDs, games and CDs online

By 2 December 2008

Online and high street retailer Zavvi has been forced to stop selling DVDs, games and CDs through its website pretty much bringing its online sales to a halt. It turns out that the main supplier of the retailer's stock is Entertainment UK - a unit of... >>