Dixons is set to will close over 100 further locations around the UK, bringing the total closer to 400.
The retail industry is completely behind UltraViolet, with retail group Dixons backing it for the long haul.
Gary MarshallApple has poached Dixons CEO John Browett to become its senior vice president of retail. So does that mean Apple Stores will start flogging washing machines and trying to sell you a whole bunch of crappy accessories?
John Browett probably never thought the day would come when a new job would net him so many virtual column inches – but it has, because he's ditched his post as CEO of Dixons Retail group to become Apple's VP of retail.
Britain's Dixons Group has told TechRadar that none of its staff were injured in the riots sweeping London, despite several of its Currys and PC World stores being targeted.
Harrods, the legendary Knightsbridge department store, has delegated its electronics department to Dixons, the high street electronics chain.
The BlackBerry PlayBook will be available from Carphone Warehouse, Best Buy, Phones 4U and the Dixons Group from 16 June, with the RIM tablet priced at £399.95 for the 16GB Wi-Fi version.
Tech retailer Dixons is hoping for a very merry 3D Christmas in 2010, to take the edge of what is looking like it could be a tough holiday season for the high street.