Essays Tagged: "Circuit City"

Divx; Summary and Implications

as an outgrowth of the video codec Mpeg 4, which was hacked by Gej. Divx was named after the failed Circuit City venture that allowed DVDs to be played and discarded after a number of paid uses in div ...

(2 pages) 33 0 2.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Business Web Site Evaluation: Circuit City

The company web site that I decided to evaluate is Circuit City. Circuit City is a retail store that offers a wide selection of brand-name consumer ele ... nics market with its brick and mortar stores and uses the website to continue to push online sales. Circuit City's Web site, www.circuitcity.com, provides potential customers with extensive product in ... e.In today's market, it is so important that companies make their presence on the web. Not only has Circuit City used its web site to grow and expand its traditional physical presence, but it has also ...

(6 pages) 297 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Success of Amazon.com

t distributors. For example, Amaon.com recently clinched a deal with the consumer electronics giant Circuit City to sell its products online. Although Circuit City has more than 600 retail stores thro ... ue where it could provide the option of online shopping for its customers (Gilligan 2001). Clearly, Circuit City decided that Amazon.com, despite its risk-taking reputation, was the venue of choice.Am ...

(5 pages) 409 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Literature Critique:The DVD vs. DIVX Standard War: Empirical Evidence of Network Effects and Preannouncement Effects

rity stage; it was already hard to invite DVD supporters to support DIVX. The marketing strategy of Circuit City was also crucial to the failure of DIVX. The position of DIVX technology was not clear; ... VD would become majority as it was cheaper to master and produce DVD software.On September 8, 1997, Circuit City announced to introduce a new format, DIVX (digital video express). The proposed DIVX pl ...

(6 pages) 29 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Marketing Plan

ctronics including Delphi, Panasonic, and Yamaha. The receivers can be found at Best Buy, Wal-Mart, Circuit City, and other independent dealers. The company has also connected Toyota, Honda, GM, and m ...

(2 pages) 76 0 0.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Marketing Plan: Phase I

l population. XM hopes to get the new product into retail stores such as Best Buy, Radio Shack, and Circuit City. By introducing products in these common stores, it can be exposed to the general publi ...

(6 pages) 237 1 4.6 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Marketing Plan: Final Paper

ctronics including Delphi, Panasonic, and Yamaha. The receivers can be found at Best Buy, Wal-Mart, Circuit City, and other independent dealers. The company has also connected Toyota, Honda, GM, and m ... sh this is to distribute our products to those who will give it special attention such as Best Buy, Circuit City and Radio Shack. These retailers will be better at determining XM's value and the advan ...

(9 pages) 541 0 3.3 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Database Paper

Circuit City is a retail electronic store that strives to be the number one electronic store in the ... a retail electronic store that strives to be the number one electronic store in the United States. Circuit City's main headquarters is in Richmond, Virginia. The main database system for Circuit City ... l Point of Sale (DPS). This paper will define a database, a relational database model, and describe Circuit City's database.DatabaseA database is a group of records and/or data that is organized eithe ...

(2 pages) 99 0 4.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

A Gamer's Choice; ATI or NVIDIA

would get random crashes during game play. This was enough for sure. I took the card back to Circuit City and bought an NVIDIA GeForce FX 5900XT. After the card was in my machine and I had the ...

(2 pages) 862 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Best Buy

rst in its industry with a market cap of over $17 billion. Its two main competitors, Radioshack and Circuit City, lag behind with market caps of $4.5 billion and $3.0 billion, respectively. Its revenu ...

(2 pages) 102 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

TiVo. What is TiVo, from the customers point of view? Target Market. Stakeholders. Strenghs. Weaknesses. Current Situation. Action Plan. Communications Plan

siónEstá disponible en todo el país a través de los retailers Best Buy, Circuit City y SearsCuenta con el respaldo de las marcas Sony, Phillips (fabrican, distribuyen y pro ...

(6 pages) 39 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Tort and Regulatory Risk

Circuit City Stores, Inc. was an American retailer in brand name consumer electronics, computers, ho ... er in brand name consumer electronics, computers, home appliances and entertainment media products. Circuit City opened its first store in 1949 and liquidated its final American retail stores in 2009, ... y Ward's) retail store in Richmond, Virginia. In 1984, Wards Company officially changed its name to Circuit City and became part of the New York Stock Exchange (Wikipedia, 2009).Business had begun to ...

(5 pages) 27 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Defining Marketing

any from going belly up? While one may never know the absolute root cause of why businesses such as Circuit City, Linens n Things, and The Bombay Company has shut their doors, what one does know is ma ...

(5 pages) 39 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

101 Dumb Moments in Business

ot of companies are giving layoffs to their employees or maybe the whole company is going bankrupt. Circuit City has made a terrible mistake by giving layoffs to their top performance employees and hi ... or layoff or was permitted to apply for the same title again with lower pay rate. In just 10 weeks, Circuit City has decided to lay off their 3400 top performance employees. "This plan doesn't seem to ...

(7 pages) 34 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers