TITLE

DVD is killing the video star

AUTHOR(S)
Serwer, Andy
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Fortune;1/20/2003, Vol. 147 Issue 1, p181
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that consumers are buying more movies than renting, and the impact of that on the video rental industry. How Blockbuster survived the video-on-demand technology; History of the video tape rental industry; Performance of Blockbuster stock; How digital video discs (DVDs) have eaten into Blockbuster's profits; View that the motion picture industry is driving the price down on purchase of DVDs; Response of Blockbuster chief executive officer John Antioco.
ACCESSION #
8846198

 

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