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Blockbuster Not Coming Back in the U.K.   6 Mar, 2014

Turns out the Blockbuster resurrection in the U.K. might have been wishful thinking or a hoax. Dish...More>>

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GameFly Adds Movies to Disc-by-Mail Service   4 Mar, 2014

Starting April 4, by-mail video game rental service GameFly will begin offering movie options to...More>>

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Blockbuster Lives On in the U.K.   27 Feb, 2014

Dish has quietly licensed the Blockbuster brand to Crash Entertainment Group in the U.K. CEG, which...More>>

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Redbox Considers More Price Tests   26 Feb, 2014

Redbox will continue to test new pricing models with the possible hope of upping the company’s...More>>

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Dish’s Three-Year Blockbuster Adventure: $91 Million Loss   21 Feb, 2014

Dish Network’s three-year ownership of video rental icon Blockbuster resulted in a cumulative net...More>>

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Sochi Olympics Not Expected to Impact Redbox   19 Feb, 2014

Redbox should make the medals podium as the Sochi Winter Olympics head to its Feb. 23 conclusion.More>>

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Redbox: 775 Million Rentals in 2013   6 Feb, 2014

Redbox generated $496.4 million in revenue for parent company Outerwall during the fourth quarter...More>>

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Rentrak Looking to Sell Legacy PPT Business   6 Feb, 2014

Rentrak Corp. Feb. 6 said it is exploring strategic options for its legacy pay-per-transaction...More>>

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Analyst: Expect Update on Redbox President Search   31 Jan, 2014

Redbox parent Outerwall should have an update soon on its search for a new president, months after...More>>

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FCC Chairman Accepts ‘Invitation’ to ‘Interpret’ Verizon Court Decision   29 Jan, 2014

Speaking Jan. 28 at the State of the Net Conference in Washington, D.C., FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler...More>>

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Analyst Says Redbox Should Raise Prices   27 Jan, 2014

With the average movie ticket costing more than $8, and studios slowly upping transactional...More>>

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Analyst Glimpses Beyond Netflix's Pomp and Circumstance   23 Jan, 2014

Netflix lost about 200,000 disc subscribers during the quarter, ending with 6.93 million subs —...More>>

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TDC Acquires Blockbuster Name Rights in Denmark   20 Jan, 2014

TDC Group Jan. 20 said it has acquired the Danish rights to the Blockbuster name. The Danish...More>>

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IHS: Redbox Revenue Up Scant 1.2% in 2013   16 Jan, 2014

With ongoing shrinkage of the video store footprint, by-mail disc rentals and departure of...More>>

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Blockbuster Sells Mexican Subsidiary   14 Jan, 2014

Blockbuster LLC Jan. 14 said it has completed the sale of Blockbuster Mexico to Grupo Elektra, a...More>>

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2013 Year in Review   30 Dec, 2013

Amazon, Redbox, Hulu, Blockbuster, UltraViolet, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 all made big headlines...More>>

Dish decided to close its remaining Blockbuster stores in 2013
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Redbox: 'Identity Thief,' 'The Heat' Top Rentals of 2013   20 Dec, 2013

'Identity Thief,' 'The Heat' and 'World War Z' were the top three rentals at Redbox kiosks in 2013.More>>

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Netflix Gets Winter Holiday Disc Mailer Art Inspiration From Social Media   5 Dec, 2013

This year, Netflix sought out social media — specifically “Doodle Flix” — a Tumblr.com site...More>>

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Blockbuster U.K. Headed for Shutdown   5 Dec, 2013

Blockbuster U.K., a former unit of Blockbuster LLC., is set to cease operations after 24 years...More>>

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Outerwall CFO: Redbox Continues to Grow   4 Dec, 2013

There’s a reason retailers — even those that sell DVDs — are increasingly willing to have a...More>>

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