Warner, Blockbuster Reach UK Deal3 Mar, 2003 By: Hive News
Blockbuster UK and Warner Home Video have reached an agreement regarding the release of movies for rental on DVD and VHS in Blockbuster's UK outlets, the companies announced today.
Blockbuster will immediately begin to carry Warner Home Video titles for rental and sale in all its stores in the UK.
“We are pleased with this agreement which we believe protects the long term interests of our customers and most importantly, will enable us to satisfy customer demand by giving them the best choice, selection and availability for their home entertainment needs,” said Blockbuster UK SVP and managing director Alex Sparks.
“We are very pleased to have reached this agreement as it is important that our titles are available in Blockbuster UK.,” said Neil McEwan, managing director, Warner Home Video. “We want customers to be able to rent or buy the titles they want, when they want, from the outlet of their choice. This agreement helps them do that.”