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#Xtra-vision

# xtra-vision - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Almost 580 jobs to go as liquidator appointed to Xtra-vision
# BUST
From Business ETC
# BUST

Almost 580 jobs to go as liquidator appointed to Xtra-vision

Jan 27th 2016, 11:13 PM 54,461 Views 153 Comments

The movie chain blamed poor Christmas sales and the declining rental market.

# xtra-vision - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Xtra-vision to close 28 stores after Christmas
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Xtra-vision to close 28 stores after Christmas

Nov 21st 2015, 2:41 PM 42,979 Views 100 Comments

It’s understood that the decline in DVD rental is causing the closures.

# xtra-vision - Friday 16 January, 2015

Believe it or not, CDs and vinyl made a big comeback last year
# 1990s Style
# 1990s Style

Believe it or not, CDs and vinyl made a big comeback last year

Jan 16th 2015, 2:32 PM 12,196 Views 52 Comments

A revitalised HMV sold lots of both. What next, cassettes?

# xtra-vision - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Avoid Xtra-vision because of late returns? Fear no more...
# Debt Amnesty
# Debt Amnesty

Avoid Xtra-vision because of late returns? Fear no more...

Mar 13th 2014, 3:26 PM 46,078 Views 83 Comments

A debt write-off that we’re all excited about.

# xtra-vision - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s what happened today: Tuesday

Nov 26th 2013, 8:59 PM 10,537 Views 4 Comments

Today everyone’s been talking about the HSE’s €2.6 million payout, Marie Fleming being asked to provide proof of her illness and why President Higgins’ adviser left her job.

Xtra-vision reverses policy on pre-ordered Xbox One consoles
# Game Change
# Game Change

Xtra-vision reverses policy on pre-ordered Xbox One consoles

Nov 26th 2013, 1:59 PM 33,706 Views 81 Comments

From today, any person who collects their pre-ordered XBox One will not have to purchase an additional game in order to receive their console.

# xtra-vision - Monday 25 November, 2013

Anger as Xtra-Vision doesn’t honour Xbox pre-orders unless extra game is bought
# No Deal
# No Deal

Anger as Xtra-Vision doesn’t honour Xbox pre-orders unless extra game is bought

Nov 25th 2013, 10:28 PM 52,986 Views 141 Comments

This requirement was asked of pre-order customers even if they had already paid in full for the new Xbox One console.

# xtra-vision - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Jobs to be saved as Xtra-Vision acquired
# Acquisition
# Acquisition

Jobs to be saved as Xtra-Vision acquired

Jun 11th 2013, 6:04 PM 8,623 Views 29 Comments

It had been announced in May that jobs were to be lost due the closure of nine Xtra-vision stores.

# xtra-vision - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added Irish mammies
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Irish mammies

May 7th 2013, 8:05 PM 11,094 Views 2 Comments

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

Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic
# Xtra-vision
# Xtra-vision

Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic

May 7th 2013, 7:01 PM 29,996 Views 66 Comments

There will also be 11 store closures in Northern Ireland, with a further 58 job losses.

# xtra-vision - Monday 29 April, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added Xtra-vision memories
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added Xtra-vision memories

Apr 29th 2013, 7:50 PM 10,111 Views 1 Comment

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

Xtra-vision set to go into receivership, shops remain open for now
# Xtra-vision
# Xtra-vision

Xtra-vision set to go into receivership, shops remain open for now

Apr 29th 2013, 12:24 PM 14,452 Views 76 Comments

Over 1,000 jobs are at risk as a result of the news today, two years to the day since an examiner was appointed which resulted in some 20 stores closing.

# xtra-vision - Saturday 30 April, 2011

Interim examiner appointed to movie chain Xtravision
# Xtravision
# Xtravision

Interim examiner appointed to movie chain Xtravision

Apr 30th 2011, 11:44 AM 2,083 Views 0 Comments

Movie and game rental company with 1,300 employees told court it needs protection from creditors over debt payment issues.