TITLE

Teuton DVD sales soar as revs take dip

AUTHOR(S)
KIRSCHBAUM, ERIK
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/28/2007, Vol. 294 Issue 43, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase in DVD sales and decrease in the revenues for DVD's in Germany for 2006. Fred Kogel blamed distributors for selling films on DVD at cheap rates, which led to the decline in revenues. The article also reports on the decline in prices for DVD's and sales of home video rentals in 2006.
ACCESSION #
24245739

 

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