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The History of DVD: The Disc That Changed Home Entertainment   27 Mar, 2017

The seeds for DVD were planted in 1986 when Warner Home Video, under the direction of president...More>>

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The Disc at 20: Packaged Media Resonates in a Digital Age   27 Mar, 2017

As the optical disc celebrates its 20th anniversary — DVD was launched in North America in March...More>>

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GameStop Downplaying Physical Games Business   26 Mar, 2017

After a fourth quarter (ended Jan. 28) that saw same-store sales drop 20%, GameStop, the nation’s...More>>

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Broad Green, FandangoNow Among New DEG Members   24 Mar, 2017

Home entertainment trade association DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group has added new member...More>>

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F.Y.E. Stores Generate $8.3 Million Q4 Profit   16 Mar, 2017

Trans World Entertainment Corp. March 16 reported fourth-quarter (ended Jan. 28) income of $8.6...More>>

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Click Communications Acquires Carl Samrock PR to Form New Agency   15 Mar, 2017

Digital marketing firm Click Communications is acquiring veteran PR executive Carl Samrock’s...More>>

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European Commission OKs AT&T's Time Warner Purchase   15 Mar, 2017

The European Commission — the executive arm of the European Union — March 15 formally approved...More>>

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First Look Media Rebranding Production Studio   15 Mar, 2017

First Look Media (not to be confused with shuttered First Look Studios) March 15 rebranded its...More>>

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2017 LAES Finalizes Golf Tourney, Industry Party Details   14 Mar, 2017

The charity golf tournament at the 2017 Los Angeles Entertainment Summit will be held Monday, July...More>>

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MGM Reports 9% Decline in 2016 Home Entertainment Revenue   8 Mar, 2017

MGM Holdings, which includes Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, reported a 9% decline in home...More>>

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hhgregg Shuttering 40% of Store Locations   2 Mar, 2017

Consumer electronics and appliance retailer hhgregg March 2 announced it would close 88 of 220...More>>

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Best Buy Q4 Entertainment Sales Plummet    1 Mar, 2017

Best Buy March 1 reported same-store entertainment sales dropped 18.6% in the fourth quarter...More>>

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EMA Kicks-off Digital Supply Chain Focused Working Groups For 2017, Announces Avails Event   28 Feb, 2017

The EMA March 21 will host digital video retailers and rights management-focused service providers...More>>

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Voting Opens for the 2017 'Home Media Magazine' Awards   27 Feb, 2017

Consumer voting for the 2017 'Home Media Magazine' Awards has begun. Through April 7, film and TV...More>>

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Sling TV Offsets Dish Q4 Subscriber Declines   22 Feb, 2017

Dish Feb. 22 announced it added 28,000 net new pay-TV subs in the fourth quarter, ended Dec. 31,...More>>

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Lionsgate Ups Q3 Home Entertainment Revenue 35%   21 Feb, 2017

Lionsgate saw third-quarter (ended Dec. 31, 2016) home entertainment revenue increase 35% to $192...More>>

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Walmart Reports Soft Q4 Entertainment Sales   21 Feb, 2017

Walmart said fourth-quarter (ended Jan. 31) domestic sales of packaged media, including music,...More>>

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Iconic Vidiots Video Store Closes its Doors, For Now   20 Feb, 2017

Santa Monica, Calif.-based video rental store Vidiots closed its doors Feb. 15 after 32 years. The...More>>

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Time Warner Shareholders Approve AT&T Merger   15 Feb, 2017

As expected, Time Warner shareholders Feb. 15 approved AT&T’s $85.4 billion acquisition of the...More>>

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Cinedigm OTT Video Ventures Top 80K Subs   14 Feb, 2017

Independent home entertainment distributor Cinedigm Feb. 14 announced that its standalone...More>>

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