Carphone Warehouse delighted the City today by regaining full control of its High Street business from US giant Best Buy, paying less than half of what it received for the stake in 2008.
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Thursday 24 June 2010
Kesa Electricals said it had returned to profit despite sales at its flagship British chain, Comet, still coming under pressure.
Friday 14 May 2010
The owner of Currys and PC World said its transformation plans were on track after it reported a 6 per cent rise in sales for the 28 weeks to 1 May. DSG International said it was particularly encouraged by trading in UK electricals, the Nordic countries and Spain and Italy.
Thursday 29 April 2010
Thursday 29 April 2010
Tuesday 27 April 2010
Tuesday 20 April 2010
The US electricals giant Best Buy is to open its first UK store a few weeks early for the bank holiday, as it bids to take on rivals Currys and Comet.
Thursday 15 April 2010
Apple's decision to delay the sale of its iPad overseas may frustrate customers in Germany, France or Japan -- but it brightened the day of at least a few crafty fans closer to home.
Tuesday 13 April 2010
Popular microblogging site Twitter is all set to unveil its advertisement model today, which would mark its first step toward allaying concerns about its revenue generating potential.
Wednesday 24 February 2010
Does Doug Williams, head of the Centre for Economic and Business Research, feel snubbed? He wasn't asked to sign any of the letters dispatched by groups of economists last week on spending cuts, but wants it known he would have said no if he had been. "The fact that a number of Nobel Prize winners have signed such letters says more about the low quality of people receiving Nobel prizes than the credibility of the letters," Doug adds.
Wednesday 20 January 2010
Demand for so-called smartphones, such as Apple's iPhone, helped Carphone Warehouse increase its full year earnings forecasts yesterday, after a robust Christmas trading period.
Saturday 02 January 2010
If you are looking to spread the cost of your Christmas splurge and want to take advantage of a 0 per cent balance-transfer credit card, the Virgin card could be the answer.
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