TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Desjardins, Doug
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Retailing Today;4/9/2007, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
25072119

 

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