With consumers leery on high-def DVD, retailers look to 2008 for 'ray' of hope

Desjardins, Doug
April 2007
Retailing Today;4/9/2007, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports on the sales performance of the high-definition digital video disc (HD DVD) in the U.S. market 2006. During the year, the release of the new DVD format generated little interest from consumers, resulting to low sales, which is expected to continue in 2007. However, as more industry players entered the market and prices of HD DVD experienced a decrease, retailers are optimistic that HD DVD sales will speed up in 2008.


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