Founded in 1921, today hmv is the biggest seller of physical music in the UK, bolstered significantly by the increased appetite for vinyl from both new and old artists.
The addition of the new delivery option is part of a wider initiative to ensure that customers are having the most convenient and seamless experience when they shop online.
hmv are responding to the latest research, which shows that nearly three-quarters of customers would like the option to pick up their order from a local collection point (IMRG). Additionally, 56% of online shoppers rated delivery choice as the most important factor when deciding whether to make a purchase from an online retailer, according to a study conducted by PostNord in 2017.
HubBox founder and CEO, Sam Jarvis said: “hmv are leading the way when it comes to adopting new technologies and putting customers at the centre of the shopping experience, whether online or offline. hmv truly understand the importance of consistent innovation and we’re delighted to be supporting them in delivering customer convenience through Click & Collect.
Phil Browes, Head of E-commerce at hmv added: “We are excited to add 4,200 additional Click & Collect locations to our existing store base via our partnership with HubBox. This supports our commitment to provide customers throughout the UK with fast, convenient ways to shop whether via our retail stores or online .”