New MP3 logo for retailers

· · Hot! with 20 comments

Seven of the UK's most important music download retailers have launched a campaign to help consumers make sense of the popular music format MP3. 7digital.com, Digitalstores.co.uk, HMV.com, Play.com, Tescodigital.com, Tunetribe.com and Woolworthsdownload.co.uk will all use...

UK Police Warn Retailers of PS3 Launch Dangers

· with 15 comments

Demand for Sony's new console is cooling throughout North America and Japan, but European gamers appear to be eager to land the newest PlayStation (priced at £425 or €599) on March 23. Unlike the past...

UK Retailers Refuse to sell Bully

· with 1 comment

Thanks to Eurogamer for the story. Major electronics retailers PC World, Currys and Dixons have refused to stock controversial Rockstar title Bully, renamed Canis Canem Edit in Europe. All owned...

Retailers Upset Over Format Wars

· · Hot! with 0 comments

Major US retailers such as Best Buy, Circuit City, and CompUSA are fuming over the ongoing battle between HD DVD and Blu-Ray, calling the consumer-bewildering battle "nightmarishly unfriendly" and "stupid." While consumers grow increasingly...

Ghost in the Shell hacks into retailers

· with 0 comments

Bandai ships its anime-inspired PS2 action game to stores. Since its film debut in 1995, Ghost in the Shell has become one of the classics of Japanese anime. With its sci-fi premise...

Japan retailers report big DS preorders

· with 0 comments

On preorders alone, the Nintendo DS is the third best-selling system in Japan this week. The Nintendo DS is the third best-selling video game console for the week of October 11-17, Nikkei...

First Xbox Fitness Game Ships to Retailers

· · Hot! with 0 comments

responDesign has announced the first fitness game to be released on the Xbox called Yourself!Fitness. Available in stores now, the "game" comes with fitness analysis, personalized goal settings, customized meal planner, fitness calendar, and over...

Nintendo mentions F-Zero Climax to retailers

· with 0 comments

Given our love for F-Zero: GP Legend on the Game Boy Advance (read some of our love notes here), we were pleased today to discover that Nintendo appears to be producing another F-Zero title for...

Retailers Say Doom 3 in October

· with 0 comments

IGN.com is reporting that Doom 3 will ship in late July or early August. Later the Xbox version will ship in October. The source for these release dates is a retail chain that...

Retailers Vie for Electronics Holiday Rush

· with 0 comments

With stacks of cut-price DVD players, digital cameras and big-screen televisions for sale, U.S. consumer electronics retailers are jockeying for what they expect to be a prosperous holiday shopping season. The battle for...

5 online cigarette retailers sued

· with 0 comments

"California Attorney General Bill Lockyer filed lawsuits against five out-of-state online cigarette retailers Tuesday, alleging they are selling to California minors and avoiding responsibilities to pay California sales taxes. Lockyer said the growing Internet tobacco...

Major retailers to test "smart shelves"

· with 0 comments

Two major retailers and a consumer products giant are teaming up to test a new "smart shelf" technology that allows for real-time tracking of inventory levels. Gillette, Wal-Mart and the U.K.-based supermarket chain...

View more...