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  1. Hastings Posts Q2 Income Gain

    August 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Hastings Entertainment reports second-quarter net income of $500,000, or four cents per diluted share, vs. income of about $200,000, or two cents per share, in the same period last year. Hastings Entertainment reports second-quarter net income of ...

  2. Zingy Gets 50 Cent In Mobile-Content Deal

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Mobile media company Zingy has inked a distribution deal with 50 Cent. Zingy will now be the exclusive worldwide distributor of ringtones, ringback tones and voicemail greetings featuring the rapper. Mobile media company Zingy has inked a distribu ...

  3. Zingy Gets 50 Cent In Mobile-Content Deal

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Mobile media company Zingy has inked a distribution deal with 50 Cent. Zingy will now be the exclusive worldwide distributor of ringtones, ringback tones and voicemail greetings featuring the rapper. Mobile media company Zingy has inked a distribu ...

  4. Telemundo Content To Hit Cell Phones

    July 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Programming from Spanish-language network Telemundo will soon be available via cellphone thanks to an agreement with Versaly Entertainment, a wireless new-media company. Programming from Spanish-language network Telemundo will soon be available vi ...

  5. Telemundo Content To Hit Cell Phones

    July 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Programming from Spanish-language network Telemundo will soon be available via cellphone thanks to an agreement with Versaly Entertainment, a wireless new-media company. Programming from Spanish-language network Telemundo will soon be available vi ...

  6. Best Buy Lands Elton John Exclusive

    July 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Best Buy has scored an exclusive deal for a DVD boxed set by Elton John. The Minneapolis-based retailer will exclusively sell "Dream Ticket -- Four Destinations: Four DVDs" starting the second week in Best Buy has scored an exclusive dea ...

  7. Best Buy Lands Elton John Exclusive

    July 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Best Buy has scored an exclusive deal for a DVD boxed set by Elton John. The Minneapolis-based retailer will exclusively sell "Dream Ticket -- Four Destinations: Four DVDs" starting the second week in Best Buy has scored an exclusive dea ...

  8. Circuit City Same-Store Sales Up

    June 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Circuit City Stores Inc., the No. 2 U.S. electronics chain, today (June 4) reported quarterly sales at stores open at least a year rose 6.4% as price cuts offset stiff competition from archrival Best Circuit City Stores Inc., the No. 2 U.S. electr ...

  9. Best Buy Posts Higher Same-Store Sales

    June 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Retailer Best Buy Co. today (June 3) reported an 8.3% rise in quarterly sales at stores open at least 14 months, citing soaring demand for CDs, DVD movies, digital cameras and flat-panel televisions. Retailer Best Buy Co. today (June 3) reported a ...

  10. Best Buy Canada Firing Up Digital Music Service

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Best Buy Canada has set a June 12 launch date for an á la carte online digital-music store, Bonfire. Best Buy Canada has set a June 12 launch date for an á la carte online digital-music store, Bonfire. The service will sell most tracks fo ...

  11. Best Buy Canada Firing Up Digital Music Service

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Best Buy Canada has set a June 12 launch date for an á la carte online digital-music store, Bonfire. Best Buy Canada has set a June 12 launch date for an á la carte online digital-music store, Bonfire. The service will sell most tracks fo ...

  12. Moody's Changes Outlook On EMI

    April 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Ratings agency Moody's Investors Service has downgraded its outlook on EMI Group to negative from stable but did not change the company's rating. The New York-based agency says it is concerned by EMI' Ratings agency Moody's Inv ...

  13. Circuit City To Buy MusicNow Service

    March 31, 2004 12:00 AM EST Circuit City Stores Inc. has inked a deal to acquire the assets of MusicNow Inc., a Chicago-based digital music service. Financial terms were not disclosed. Circuit City Stores Inc. has inked a deal to acquire the assets of MusicNow Inc., a Chicag ...

  14. Circuit City To Buy MusicNow Service

    March 31, 2004 12:00 AM EST Circuit City Stores Inc. has inked a deal to acquire the assets of MusicNow Inc., a Chicago-based digital music service. Financial terms were not disclosed. Circuit City Stores Inc. has inked a deal to acquire the assets of MusicNow Inc., a Chicag ...

  15. Thalia Staging First U.S. Headlining Tour

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Latin star Thalia will be headed out on her first U.S. headlining tour in May, Billboard.biz has learned. Vivelo!, the joint venture between Clear Channel Entertainment and Televisa, will promote all Latin star Thalia will be headed out on her fir ...

  16. Sprint, BMG Ink Master-Tones Deal

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST BMG has cut a master-tone ringtone deal with Sprint. Music from BMG acts including Britney Spears, Maroon 5, 3 Days Grace, the Strokes, Kenny Chesney and Pink will be available as ringtones for $2.50 BMG has cut a master-tone ringtone deal with Sp ...

  17. Moody's Downgrades Bowie Bonds

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST The bonds backed by publishing and recording rights on singer David Bowie's back catalog have been hit by a ratings downgrade from Moody's Investors Service. The bonds backed by publishing and recording rights on singer David Bowie' ...

  18. Univision, Agmobile Form Mobile Content Alliance

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Univision Online has partnered with Agmobile, the new-media subsidiary of American Greetings Corp., to form Univision Mobile. The new unit, to be announced today, will provide Spanish-language content Univision Online has partnered with Agmobile, ...

  19. Value Music Concepts Buys Two Manifest Stores

    March 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST Carolina outlets were scheduled to be closed. Value Music Concepts has acquired two of the Manifest Disc & Tapes locations that were targeted to be closed as part of owner Carl Singmaster's exit from music retail. In January, Singmaster a ...

  20. Aussie Online Stores Bring In Majors

    March 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Universal Music has become the fifth record company to sign on for the download service from Australian telecommunication giant Telstra, BigPondMusic.com. Universal Music has become the fifth record company to sign on for the download service from ...

  21. Aussie Online Stores Bring In Majors

    March 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Universal Music has become the fifth record company to sign on for the download service from Australian telecommunication giant Telstra, BigPondMusic.com. Universal Music has become the fifth record company to sign on for the download service from ...

  22. NAPA To Sponsor Jackson Jaunt

    January 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST -date outing to launch Jan. 23 in Fort Myers, Fla. NAPA Auto Parts has signed on as the title sponsor for a tour by Alan Jackson, to launch Jan. 23 in Fort Myers, Fla. The outing will include more than 50 U.S. dates; Martina McBride will open so ...

  23. Universal Mobile Inks Mexico Deal

    January 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST Uni Links With leading wireless provider Telcel Universal Mobile, a division of Universal Music International, has signed a deal with Telcel, the leading provider of wireless services in Mexico. The non-exclusive arrangement calls for Universal Mo ...

  24. Universal Mobile Inks Mexico Deal

    January 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST Uni Links With leading wireless provider Telcel Universal Mobile, a division of Universal Music International, has signed a deal with Telcel, the leading provider of wireless services in Mexico. The non-exclusive arrangement calls for Universal Mo ...

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