Home / Tag Archives: Currys PC World

Tag Archives: Currys PC World

Black Friday: The latest tech deals from Spire, Veho, Meroncourt, PC Specialist, AVerMedia and more

It may not be Friday just yet, but Black Friday deals are already well underway! Throughout the week we will be updating this page to include all the latest Black Friday deals from tech and IT retailers, vendors, distributors and more. We’ll be covering everything from online retailer’s Black Friday …

Read More »

Acer UK partners with Currys PC World for Predator Gaming Van tour

Acer UK has partnered with Currys PC World for its Predator Gaming Roadshow, which will see the Predator Gaming Van visit seven store locations across the UK. Avid gamers will get the chance to compete for the fastest rally time on Dirt 4, with winners taking home a brand new …

Read More »

Are we in the middle of a retail apocalypse?

Is this the death of the high street, or just an awkward phase of transition? Jonathan Easton sums up recent events in the retail space and asks whether this shot in the arm is just what the industry needs. There is no brief and witty way the succinctly intro this …

Read More »

Dixons Carphone to close 92 stores as new CEO jabs at Seb James

Currys PC World operator Dixons Carphone is set to close 92 of its 650 stores in the wake of a profit warning on Tuesday morning.  Shares dropped by 20 per cent following the announcement that the company predicts profits to fall to £300 million in 2018/19. This is compared to …

Read More »

Currys PC World slammed for forcing set up fees on customers

Currys PC World has been slammed for forcing its customers into paying ‘rip-off’ set up fees for new laptops. Consumer group Which? said that 108 customers had paid up to £40 in set up costs after being led to believe that they were compulsory. Which? said it had raised the …

Read More »

Currys PC World to offer same-day delivery

The UK’s largest electrical retailer Currys PC World has partnered with delivery brand On the dot to launch a new same-day delivery service across the UK. Introduced nationwide, the new fulfilment offering is designed to make shopping with Currys PC World stores quicker and more convenient than ever before. Customers …

Read More »

Retailers who can’t wait all week begin Black Friday sales early

Major retailers are slashing their prices in a bid to beat the Black Friday chaos. The likes of Amazon began rolling back the prices as early as last week in a bid to beat the chaos of Black Friday. With Amazon’s Echo and Echo Dot going on sale last week …

Read More »

How Dixons Carphone made over half a billion pounds in profit

Dixons Carphone – owner of Currys PC World and Carphone Warehouse – has seen its annual profits surpass £500 million for the first time.  The company has referred to ‘good reults’, and say that its profits before tax for the 12 months to April 29th rose 10 per cent to …

Read More »

Mystery Shopper: London’s West End

Our Mystery Shopper visits London’s iconic West End, home to numerous flagship stores and attracting shoppers from all over the world, in search of a MacBook Air with a budget of £800-1,000. Selfridges – 5/10 After seeking some guidance from a member of staff at customer services, I am directed …

Read More »