TITLE

Rentals Fall as Sellthrough Gains Ground in Q4

AUTHOR(S)
Saccone, Melinda
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Video Store Magazine;12/21/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 52, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the decrease in revenue of video rental industry in the U.S. in the 4th quarter of 2003. Increase in DVD unit sales for the 10-week period ended December 6; Details of losses in consumer rental spending; Information on the market research done by the "Video Store Magazine."
ACCESSION #
11799665

 

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