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January 4, 2013

A Friday report by Reuters said that Virgin Megastore’s French division will declare insolvent next week, slated to unveil a plan to file for payments suspension on Jan. 7.

Paris -- A Friday report by Reuters said that Virgin Megastore’s French division will declare insolvent next week, slated to unveil a plan to file for payments suspension on Jan. 7.

The French operation is the latest victim of the slump in CD and DVD sales.
 
Virgin France is owned by private equity firm Butler Capital Partners, and operates 26 Virgin-branded stores in France.

 

July 17, 2012

Virgin Mobile will open a flagship on Thursday in Chicago, the New York Times reported.

New York -- Virgin Mobile will open a flagship on Thursday in Chicago, the New York Times reported. The wireless company, which is owned by Sprint, hopes to build awareness of its brand by redefining the relationship between the customer and the carrier, according to the report.

June 28, 2012

A report by Bloomberg said that the Sprint-owned pay-as-you-go carrier Virgin Mobile will open 10 retail stores on Friday in Chicago, as part of its plan to leverage iPhone’s expansion into the prepaid wireless space.

Chicago -- A Thursday report by Bloomberg said that the Sprint-owned pay-as-you-go carrier Virgin Mobile will open 10 retail stores on Friday in Chicago, as part of its plan to leverage iPhone’s expansion into the prepaid wireless space.
 
With the openings, Virgin Mobile will become the second U.S. prepaid service to offer the Apple device, following the iPhone’s debut at Leap Wireless International on June 22.

September 29, 2011

Epay, a division of electronic payments provider Euronet Worldwide, said Thursday it has forged an exclusive agreement to process prepaid mobile airtime transactions in the independent retail segment for Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile USA and Assurance Wireless.

Leawood, Kan. -- Epay, a division of electronic payments provider Euronet Worldwide, said Thursday it has forged an exclusive agreement to process prepaid mobile airtime transactions in the independent retail segment for Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile USA and Assurance Wireless.

These no-contract wireless brands are owned by Sprint.

January 14, 2009

Forever 21 plans to open its largest location to date, a 91,000-sq.-ft. flagship in Manhattan’s...

August 31, 2008

When a customer spends more than five seconds waiting for a transaction to process,...

August 19, 2008

Virgin Entertainment Group has teamed up with Warner Home Video to help celebrate the studio’s...

July 31, 2008

When a company describes itself as “the world’s leading entertainment and lifestyle store,” it...

June 26, 2008

Vornado Realty Trust plans to close the Times Square Virgin Megastore in Manhattan’s Times Square...

March 10, 2008

Virgin Entertainment Group has retained the services of Ashba Media as its new agency of...

November 13, 2007

Los Angeles, Virgin...

January 31, 2007

Ensuring Consistent Customer ServiceWith more than 250 stores to manage, Dick’s Sporting Goods found it...