"New Woolworths" will stock music

Page is looking to buy up to 300 stores, many of them former Woolworths' outlets, and will create a new company carrying similar product lines to the generalist retailer.

However, music will take a backseat to games and DVD.

Page tells games industry magazine MCV, "As far as our entertainment offer goes, games will be at the heart of it. Games and DVD will play a really key role there and should take up much more shelf space than music."


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