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#HMV

# hmv - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

HMV staff in Limerick stage sit-in over wages
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# Staff Sit-in

HMV staff in Limerick stage sit-in over wages

Jan 16th 2013, 10:13 PM 17,364 Views 102 Comments

The staff are currently in negotiations with representatives from Deloitte Ireland, the company which was earlier named as the receiver to HMV Ireland.

The Evening Fix… now with added ice hockey humiliation
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# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added ice hockey humiliation

Jan 16th 2013, 7:50 PM 10,456 Views 8 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Deloitte appointed as receiver to HMV Ireland, stores remain closed
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Deloitte appointed as receiver to HMV Ireland, stores remain closed

Jan 16th 2013, 4:09 PM 14,380 Views 52 Comments

The move had been expected and puts the company’s 16 stories in Ireland and around 300 jobs in serious doubt.

HMV's Irish stores closed as NCA says they should honour vouchers
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# HMV

HMV's Irish stores closed as NCA says they should honour vouchers

Jan 16th 2013, 11:25 AM 20,531 Views 121 Comments

The National Consumer Agency has said that it has now clarified that the music retailer’s Irish operation is not in administration and should therefore honour gift vouchers.

# hmv - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added Fresh Prince of Bel-Air translations
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# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added Fresh Prince of Bel-Air translations

Jan 15th 2013, 7:50 PM 8,558 Views 1 Comment

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

HMV's Irish staff told not to honour vouchers, NCA: decision is 'disappointing'
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# HMV

HMV's Irish staff told not to honour vouchers, NCA: decision is 'disappointing'

Jan 15th 2013, 12:29 PM 20,689 Views 171 Comments

Bad news for consumers with HMV gift vouchers but it could be possible to get your money back if you bought the vouchers with your credit or debit card.

People love HMV... here's why
# Hmv Memories
From The Daily Edge
# Hmv Memories

People love HMV... here's why

Jan 15th 2013, 11:06 AM 14,972 Views 55 Comments

Working, listening, hanging out, buying… HMV memories are everywhere today.

Around 300 Irish jobs at risk as HMV expected to enter administration
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# HMV

Around 300 Irish jobs at risk as HMV expected to enter administration

Jan 15th 2013, 8:27 AM 6,483 Views 64 Comments

Administrators from Deloitte in the UK are expected to keep the music retailer’s stores open but its future is uncertain.

# hmv - Monday 14 January, 2013

HMV holds crisis talks in bid to avoid going into administration
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# Jobs

HMV holds crisis talks in bid to avoid going into administration

Jan 14th 2013, 8:28 PM 12,533 Views 124 Comments

The music chain has a number of shops in Ireland and the UK and employs approximately 4,000 people.

# hmv - Thursday 13 December, 2012

HMV warns that it may not comply with banking agreements
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# Problems

HMV warns that it may not comply with banking agreements

Dec 13th 2012, 8:58 AM 8,940 Views 37 Comments

The statement comes after a “difficult” half-year of trading.

# hmv - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Ho ho hum? Olly Murs, One Direction and Mrs Brown's Boys on top for Christmas
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From The Daily Edge
# Five For Fifty

Ho ho hum? Olly Murs, One Direction and Mrs Brown's Boys on top for Christmas

Nov 20th 2012, 3:52 PM 1,210 Views 0 Comments

Look at HMV’s bestseller predictions for Christmas. One Direction calendar anyone?

HMV to create 210 Christmas jobs
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# Jobswatch

HMV to create 210 Christmas jobs

Nov 20th 2012, 10:04 AM 4,878 Views 19 Comments

Most of the positions will last until January 2013 but there are possibilities for longer-term employment.

# hmv - Thursday 25 October, 2012

HMV clarifies new tattoo and piercings rules
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# HMV

HMV clarifies new tattoo and piercings rules

Oct 25th 2012, 2:36 PM 14,762 Views 25 Comments

It had been suggested that the company had banned tattoos, piercings and long hair – but the company denies this is true.

# hmv - Monday 19 December, 2011

Poll: Do you still shop in record stores?
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you still shop in record stores?

Dec 19th 2011, 11:20 AM 5,329 Views 69 Comments

Music retailer HMV today said that it faced an “uncertain” future after announcing huge losses. Lots of indie record stores have already closed in Ireland so far this year – so we’re asking: do you still shop in record stores?

# hmv - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

HMV denies X Factor fix after posting Amelia Lily's 'winner's single'
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From The Daily Edge
# Fix Factor

HMV denies X Factor fix after posting Amelia Lily's 'winner's single'

Dec 6th 2011, 9:18 PM 6,638 Views 19 Comments

The music chain denies being part of an X Factor fix after allowing pre-orders for the winner’s single – days before they’re crowned.

# hmv - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Banks and UK taxpayer take stakes in HMV as part of rescue package
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Banks and UK taxpayer take stakes in HMV as part of rescue package

Jun 7th 2011, 12:15 PM 291 Views 3 Comments

The British-owned entertainment chain secures a €250m lifeline to stay alive, but the deal comes at a cost.

# hmv - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

Tesco, Ryanair and UPC come bottom of the social networking table
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# Social Media

Tesco, Ryanair and UPC come bottom of the social networking table

Jun 1st 2011, 11:26 AM 1,517 Views 0 Comments

A new study has found that some big brands have no social media features on their eCommerce sites at all, while others, like HMV, Amazon and Irish site Elverys are making the most of the likes of Facebook and Twitter.

# hmv - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Shares in HMV dive after profit warning
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Shares in HMV dive after profit warning

Mar 1st 2011, 1:49 PM 498 Views 0 Comments

The music and games seller says it won’t meet all the conditions of its loan and overdrafts facility with its bank this financial year.

# hmv - Wednesday 5 January, 2011

Jobs to go at Britvic and HMV
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# Jobswatch

Jobs to go at Britvic and HMV

Jan 5th 2011, 8:22 PM 655 Views 0 Comments

The drinks group and record chain will seek job cuts in Ireland: the former reviewing its trade, the latter hit by downloads.

# hmv - Monday 26 July, 2010

HMV to take on Apple
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# Apple

HMV to take on Apple

Jul 26th 2010, 11:01 AM 261 Views 0 Comments

Should Steve Jobs be worried?