Challenges of a Maturing DVD Biz

Indvik, Kurt
July 2005
Home Media Retailing;7/10/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 28, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the results of the survey conducted by "Home Media Research" on major retailers about the trends impacting the video recordings industry. Pace of retail inventory turnover; Growth of the catalog business; Move of retailers to put more pressure on suppliers for exclusive promotions.


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