GameStop and Electronics Boutique Stockholders Approve Merger

GameStop and Electronics Boutique Stockholders Approve Merger

2993 games, 94082 screen shots     HOME | FEEDBACK  
Order Halo 5: Guardians     

« NAVIGATION »
NEWS

- PC News

- Video Game News

  - Xbox

  - Playstation 2

  - GameCube

SCREEN SHOTS
GAMES
HARDWARE
REVIEWS
NEWSLETTER
WRITE FOR GIW
FEEDBACK
COMPANIES
LINK TO US

Advertise on GIW


« NEWSLETTER »




« NEWS SEARCH »







 NEWS 

10/7/2005 12:44:57 PM | Industry |
GameStop and Electronics Boutique Stockholders Approve Merger


GameStop Corp. and Electronics Boutique Holdings Corp. announced today that stockholders, at separate stockholders' meetings of both companies, approved the business combination between GameStop and Electronics Boutique.

The companies expect the business combination to close on October 8, 2005 and trading of Class A and Class B common stock of GSC Holdings Corp. (to be renamed GameStop Corp.) to begin on October 10, 2005 on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols "GME" and "GME.B", respectively.

"This merger combines two of the fastest-growing video game retailers and positions GameStop for long-term leadership domestically and internationally," indicated R. Richard Fontaine, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of GameStop. "Bringing together GameStop and Electronics Boutique creates a wealth of growth opportunities, as well as important cost and selling synergies maximizing stockholder value."

"We are proud of Electronics Boutique employees, whose world-class capabilities have enabled us to deliver outstanding performance," said Jeffrey Griffiths, President and Chief Executive Officer of Electronics Boutique Holdings Corp. "As we become one organization, I am also pleased that our stockholders will have the opportunity to participate in GameStop's continued long-term growth in this fast-growing specialty retail sector."


GameStop and Electronics Boutique Stockholders Approve Merger

  More from this source
 - Dragons Dogma Xbox 360 Screenshots
 - Tales of Xillia PlayStation 3 Screenshots
 - Catherine PlayStation 3 Screenshots
 - LucasArts Signs Multi-Year, Studio-Wide Unreal Engine 3 Licensing Agreement
 - Darkspore Ships For PC
 - Red Faction: Armageddon demo available May 3
 - THQ and Games Workshop Announce Multi-Year Extension of Warhammer 40,000 Video Game License Agreement
 - MotorStorm Apocalypse PlayStation 3 Screenshots
 - inFAMOUS 2 PlayStation 3 Screenshots
 - Street Fighter X Tekken PlayStation 3 Screenshots
 - Risen 2: Dark Waters Xbox 360 Screenshots
 - NCAA Football 12 PlayStation 3 Screenshots
 - Saints Row The Third PlayStation 3 Screenshots
 - Prey 2 Xbox 360 Screenshots
 - Anarchy Reigns PlayStation 3 Screenshots
 - GameStop and Electronics Boutique Stockholders Approve Merger
 - Electronics Boutique Reports Second Quarter Results - Video Game Software Sales Grow 17.8%
 - EB Games Celebrates National Launch of Electronic Arts' Madden NFL 06
 More GameStop news
 - SEGA Announces Details of GameStop Exclusive Conduit 2 (Wii) Limited Edition
 - Hey Mom - Look, No Hands. GameStop Announces Nationwide Kinect Launch Events
 - Rockstar Games Announces Exclusive Red Dead Redemption GameStop Pre-order Content

 Platforms

 Game pages

« Back To List »



 GAMES
 By Name:
0-9 | A | B | C | D | E | F
G | H | I | J | K | L | M
N | O | P | Q | R | S | T
U | V | W | X | Y | Z
 By Platform:
XBOX 360 | PS3 |
Revolution
XBOX | PS2 | NGC
PC | PSP | GBA
 By Type:
ACTION | ADVENTURE
ARCADE | FIGHTING
PLATFORM | MMOG |
PUZZLE | RACING | RPG
SHOOTER | SIMULATION
SPORT | STRATEGY
 New Games
 Companies


 NANOTECHWIRE.COM| WIREDFILE.COM| BLUESNEWS.COM 
Copyright 2018 | Gameinfowire.com | Privacy Policy