IHS announced it forecasts that, in the wake of Blockbuster’s restructuring, the Blu-ray (BD) and DVD rental market in the United Kingdom will plunge by 22% this year.
Redbox announced that it has reached its one millionth disc rental in Canada.
Redbox Instant by Verizon announced details of its soon-to-launch service that features DVD, Blu-ray and digital movie rentals as well as purchases.
Redbox Automated Retail announced that it is expanding its horizons and will sell tickets to a series of 2013 NASCAR motorsports events.
Global Axcess Corp announced that it plans to deploy its InstaFlix DVD rental kiosks at Sedanos grocery stores in Florida.
Netflix announced that its Board of Directors has adopted a stockholder rights plan and declared a dividend distribution of one right for each outstanding share of Netflix common stock.
Redbox announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement with Warner Bros. Home Entertainment to bring Warner Bros.’ Blu-ray Disc and DVD titles to Redbox kiosks 28 days after their retail release dates.
Netflix, Inc. announced that it will release its third quarter 2012 financial results on October 23, 2012.
Coinstar announced that it has hired Anne Saunders to lead its Redbox Automated Retail subsidiary.
Redbox announced that it has hired David Asch as its senior vice president of content, responsible for content strategy and acquisition.
The NPD Group announced its latest survey suggests that DVD and Blu-ray Disc (BD) rentals from kiosks, retailers and Netflix accounted for 62% of U.S. movie rental orders during the first half of this year.
Netflix, Inc. announced that it will release its second quarter 2012 financial results on July 24, 2012.
Coinstar announced that its Redbox Automated Retail subsidiary has completed its acquisition of NCR’s self-service entertainment DVD kiosk business.
ELO Media LLC announced its new fully weatherized DVMatic 711 ADA DVD rental kiosk.
Redbox announced that it is launching an affiliate marketing program with Performics.