TITLE

RENT WINDOW WANES

AUTHOR(S)
Sweeting, Paul
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/11/2002, Vol. 275 Issue 6, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the progress of video rental window business by Block Buster in Washington. Need to reduce the price on video releases for rental and sale; Dependence of Block Buster video releases to customers preference; Sustenance of the company's business from digital video discs and videocassettes.
ACCESSION #
6352836

 

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