GameStop buys Micromania

By Patrick Garratt
1 October 2008 13:10 GMT


According to this MCV story, GameStop’s sealed a deal to buy French retailer Micromania.

The move gives the US giant 332 stores in France, increasing GameStop’s European store count to 1,077.

“As we have accelerated our growth in Europe over the years, we have kept a close eye on the European retailers whose passion for the business is reflected in the quality of their stores and evident knowledge of their staff,” said GameStop boss R. Richard Fontaine.

“Micromania has been that type of retailer.”

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