Administration

03.24.13
Blockbuster UK finds a rescuing buyer, keeps staff and stores afloat
03.24.13

Blockbuster UK finds a rescuing buyer, keeps staff and stores afloat

When Blockbuster's UK brand entered administration at the start of the year, there were concerns t...

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03.04.13
White House announces support for unlocking cell phones
03.04.13

White House announces support for unlocking cell phones

A petition on the White House's website to work for a new law universally allowing the unlockin...

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01.22.13
Report: HMV to be saved as restructurer Hilco acquires debt
01.22.13

Report: HMV to be saved as restructurer Hilco acquires debt

Business restructuring company Hilco is set to acquire HMV after reportedly taking control of the s...

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01.20.13
Blockbuster closures in UK hit 160 stores
01.20.13

Blockbuster closures in UK hit 160 stores

Deloitte, the group handling the administration of Blockbuster UK, will close 160 of the retailer's...

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01.16.13
Blockbuster UK enters administration
01.16.13

Blockbuster UK enters administration

Blockbuster UK has entered administration (UK bankruptcy), with 500 stores and 4,190 jobs hanging i...

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01.16.13
Blockbuster's UK video rental chain enters administration after 24 years
01.16.13

Blockbuster's UK video rental chain enters administration after 24 years

BBC News is reporting that there's another casualty on the British high street today as video rent...

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01.14.13
HMV entering administration [update]
01.14.13

HMV entering administration [update]

Update: HMV confirmed it's filing notice to appoint Deloitte as administrators to the company. As t...

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12.17.12
Comet closing last UK stores for good tomorrow
12.17.12

Comet closing last UK stores for good tomorrow

UK electronics retailer Comet has been circling the drain since going into administration in early...

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06.20.12
Game Australia to close all of its stores in the coming weeks
06.20.12

Game Australia to close all of its stores in the coming weeks

Retailer Game Australia will shut down all 31 of its remaining stores over the coming weeks, its ad...

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