TITLE

DirecTV Dishes Up A La Carte Plate

AUTHOR(S)
Hogan, Monica
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;04/10/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 15, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on DirecTV Inc.'s television channel lineup for its `Family Pack' programming in the United States. DirecTV's reasons for creating the program as an optional tier; Plans of the company in marketing the package; DirecTV's total subscriber base as of March 2000.
ACCESSION #
3058744

 

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