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Top 10 stories of the week: Amazon 1-Click patent ends, August's retail sales figures, Brian Justice obituary

Top 10 stories of the week: Amazon 1-Click patent ends, August's retail sales figures, Brian Justice obituary

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This biggest story on MI Pro this week was the news that Amazon’s reign over the 1-Click shopping system has finally come to an end.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 15th 2017 at 10:32AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Gear4music revenue growth, Korg dealer event, Roland's September Festival

Top 10 stories of the week: Gear4music revenue growth, Korg dealer event, Roland's September Festival

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Gear4music has topped the charts again this week, with its H1 2017 trading report.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 8th 2017 at 10:06AM
Top 10 stories of the week: New Gear4music head office, Ashdown's Meters Music, Retailers' pricing struggle

Top 10 stories of the week: New Gear4music head office, Ashdown's Meters Music, Retailers' pricing struggle

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This week’s biggest story was the news that retailer Gear4music has bought a brand new 50,000 sq ft head office in York.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 1st 2017 at 5:12PM
Top 10 stories of the week: Perry Bamonte guitar auction, New Orange Amps MD, Black Friday trends

Top 10 stories of the week: Perry Bamonte guitar auction, New Orange Amps MD, Black Friday trends

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This week’s biggest story is the news that ex-Cure guitarist Perry Bamonte is offering up 28 of his personal guitars for auction.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 25th 2017 at 9:37AM

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Top 10 stories of the week: Industry opinions on Aldi MI range, Gibson trademark infringement, D'Addario Europe

Top 10 stories of the week: Industry opinions on Aldi MI range, Gibson trademark infringement, D'Addario Europe

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This week, our most popular story has been our round up of industry opinions on Aldi’s new range of low-cost musical instruments.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 18th 2017 at 10:35AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Gibson trademark infringement, Fighting the rockstar stereotype, Daisy Rock speaks out

Top 10 stories of the week: Gibson trademark infringement, Fighting the rockstar stereotype, Daisy Rock speaks out

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This biggest story by far this week has been the news that Gibson has accused Jam Industries USA of infringing on three of its guitar trademarks.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 11th 2017 at 10:22AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Make music lessons accessible for all, The sway of free shipping, Yamaha's iTunes-scanning piano

Top 10 stories of the week: Make music lessons accessible for all, The sway of free shipping, Yamaha's iTunes-scanning piano

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The biggest story this week on MI Pro was our look at why every child should be given the opportunity to learn an instrument, the costs parents face, and why ...

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 4th 2017 at 10:08AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Mark Abrahams joins Tokai artist roster, Kitty Lux dies at 59, Blackstar merger

Top 10 stories of the week: Mark Abrahams joins Tokai artist roster, Kitty Lux dies at 59, Blackstar merger

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The biggest story on MI Pro this week was that news that Mark Abrahams from the Wishbone Ash has joined Tokai’s artist roster.

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 28th 2017 at 10:19AM

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Top 10 stories of the week: 25 years of GAK, VOX 60th anniversary, PMT consolidates online presence

Top 10 stories of the week: 25 years of GAK, VOX 60th anniversary, PMT consolidates online presence

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'Tis the season for milestone anniversaries in the MI industry it seems, as retailer GAK celebrates 25 years of businesses, and amp maker VOX reaches its diamond anniversary.

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 21st 2017 at 10:42AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Camden Guitars burnt down, Summer NAMM guide, Most popular UK region for online retail

Top 10 stories of the week: Camden Guitars burnt down, Summer NAMM guide, Most popular UK region for online retail

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The biggest story on MI Pro this week was the news that Camden Guitars was burnt down during the fire that broke out at Camden Lock Market on July 10th.

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 14th 2017 at 10:02AM
Top 10 stories of the week: John Blackwell, Glastonbury's elite line-up, school removes music lessons

Top 10 stories of the week: John Blackwell, Glastonbury's elite line-up, school removes music lessons

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This biggest story on MI Pro this week was the sad news that iconic drummer John Blackwell has passed away.

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 7th 2017 at 9:04AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Ed Sheeran charity donation, How Brexit has affected online retail, Holographic piano teacher

Top 10 stories of the week: Ed Sheeran charity donation, How Brexit has affected online retail, Holographic piano teacher

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This week, the biggest story on MI Pro has been the news that Ed Sheeran will donate all royalties made from his new Martin Guitar ‘Divide’ signature model to Teenage ...

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 30th 2017 at 10:19AM

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Top 10 stories of the week: Kye Smith interview, Worldpay app for retailers, EBacc's 'devastating' effect on music lessons

Top 10 stories of the week: Kye Smith interview, Worldpay app for retailers, EBacc's 'devastating' effect on music lessons

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This biggest story on MI Pro this week was our interview with drummer and YouTube star Kye Smith.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 23rd 2017 at 10:08AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Most popular type of guitar, New Red Dog Music store, PSNEurope editorial changes

Top 10 stories of the week: Most popular type of guitar, New Red Dog Music store, PSNEurope editorial changes

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This week, our most popular story was about Furch Guitars’ latest research that shows what the most popular type of acoustic guitar was throughout 2016.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 16th 2017 at 10:20AM
Top 10 stories of the week: Most popular hour for shopping online, Dawsons Leeds expansion, General Election 2017

Top 10 stories of the week: Most popular hour for shopping online, Dawsons Leeds expansion, General Election 2017

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This week’s biggest stories included new research revealing the most popular hour for online retail in the UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 9th 2017 at 10:46AM