As HMV fails, how can other retailers avoid a similar fate?
The failure of HMV , announced today, will come as a surprise to few. The question that some retailers will be asking today is how they can avoid the same fate. That's the question that Internet Retailing
put to retail analysts Conlumino this morning. Get the full story on HMV's move to call in the administrators in our stories below.
In today's newsletter we also report on Christmas trading updates from multichannel and online retailers including Hobbs, Ocado, Halfords, Hobbs and Mobile Fun. Find out more in our stories below.End of an era as HMV calls in the administratorsWhy did HMV fail - and how can other retailers avoid the same fate? Conlumino interviewOcado sales grow at double-digit pace over ChristmasMore than 10% of Halfords sales now made onlineDigital sales help Burberry to 9% revenue increaseHobbs reports 60% online boost at ChristmasMobile Fun celebrates record Christmas