TITLE

Satellite Maintains Urban Edge

AUTHOR(S)
Haugsted, Linda
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/10/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 27, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the continued success of direct-broadcast satellite providers in selling video service to African-American and Hispanic households than cable operators, according to two released studies focused on ethnic markets. Behavior of African-American consumers, according to a study from the Surveys Unlimited; Average spending of African-Americans on video services; Other findings of the studies.
ACCESSION #
21522839

 

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