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WHSmith posts low sales in the 20-weeks period
By RBR Staff Writer
British retailer WHSmith has reported declines in sales and like-for-like sales for the 20-weeks, despite good profit performance as margins and controlled costs.
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Stationery retailer Smiggle to foray into British market
By RBR Staff Writer
Smiggle, an Australian-based retail store chain that sells stationery and related accessories, is set to tap the $2.5bn British market with the opening of its first UK store next month, as part of its efforts to expand internationally.
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Barnes & Noble reports holiday sales results
By RBR Staff Writer
Barnes & Noble today reported holiday sales for the nine-week holiday period ending December 28, 2013.
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Mexican retailer Elektra to acquire Blockbuster
By RBR Staff Writer
Mexican retailer Elektra is set to complete its acquisition of local video and games rental company Blockbuster next week.
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Full service music center now open in upper Darby, Pennsylvania
By RBR Staff Writer
A&G Music Center announced today it has opened a full service music center in Upper Darby, PA. Located just minutes from the blue route and ten minutes from Philadelphia, the center is located at 8508 Lansdowne Ave, Upper Darby, PA 19082.
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Blockbuster set to close 62 stores
By RBR Staff Writer
Loss-making video rental chain Blockbuster, which collapsed into administration in January, will close 62 stores and lay off 427 employees, as it failed to get a potential buyer.
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Reliance Retail to close 16 Apple outlets in India
India-based Reliance Retail plans to close 16 of its 20 Apple iStores due to non-compliance with the global store design specified by the iPhone manufacturer.
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Barnes & Noble profits up in Q2
By RBR Staff Writer
Bookstore chain Barnes & Noble reported profit in the second quarter of 2013 as lower sales were more than offset by decline in expenses and improved margins.
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Books-A-Million announces holiday book & toy drive
By RBR Staff Writer
Books-A-Million today announced that all BAM! stores during this holiday season will be supporting local charities through BAM!’s annual Holiday Book and Toy Drive beginning now through Christmas Eve.
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Borgata to begin online gaming testing in New Jersey
By RBR Staff Writer
Boyd Gaming Corporation (BYD) today announced that Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa has received authorization from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement to begin a trial launch of its real-money online gaming product in New Jersey.
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Books-A-Million launches new Espresso Book Machine
By RBR Staff Writer
Committed to providing its customers with even more book options, Books-A-Million (BAM!), through its partnership with On Demand Books, will now offer print-on-demand books through the Espresso Book Machine (EBM).
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Barratts Shoes, Blockbuster enter administration; 3,000 jobs at risk
By RBR Staff Writer
Struggling British footwear retailer Barratts Shoes, and film and computer game rental chain Blockbuster, have both collapsed into administration, putting over 3,000 jobs at risk, just ahead of the holiday season.
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Blockbuster UK to be put into administration for poor performance
Blockbuster UK, a subsidiary of America-based home movie and video game rental service provider Blockbuster, will be put into administration for the second time in a year for its poor rental and retail sales performance.
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The Walt Disney Company to build the world's largest Disney store in Shanghai, China
By RBR Staff Writer
The Walt Disney Company China, today officially announced plans to build the Company's first, and the world's largest Disney Store in Lujiazui in Shanghai.
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Barnes & Noble introduces updated NOOK App for Windows 8.1
By RBR Staff Writer
NOOK Media , a subsidiary of Barnes & Noble, a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced an updated NOOK App for Windows 8.1 that is fully optimized to integrate the exciting new features of Windows 8.1.
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