A Happy New Year for Redbox2 Jan, 2010 By: Thomas K. Arnold
Redbox says it rented more than 2 million DVDs on New Year's Eve alone, surpassing the kiosk company's previous one-day rental record by more than 170,000 discs.
Top rentals included District 9, G-Force, Paranormal Activity and Julie & Julia. Redbox now has more than 19,000 kiosks nationwide, each with 630 discs representing up to 200 titles. For the full year of 2009, Redbox says it rented more than 350 million discs.