By Martin Vedris

SYDNEY: Seven’s Today Tonight current affairs program will feature a story tonight by Helen Wellings on price rises in the consumer electronics industry.

Wellings told today that retailers such as Harvey Norman and Audio Solutions were canvassed for opinion and that the story will offer consumers tips on finding a bargain.

Price rises are the hot topic of the month with many major consumer electronics brands in Australia announcing imminent price increases. The news also comes at a time when Sony has admitted to its first operating loss in 14 years and LG Electronics has recorded a massive USD $487 million loss.

Sony is hoping collect on its gaming division however with the upcoming release of the anticipated Killzone 2 first-person shooter game.