TITLE

Napster could prove even bigger in Europe

AUTHOR(S)
Oppelaar, Justin
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Daily Variety;01/19/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 35, pB1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the potential of Napster's digital music distribution business in Europe. Steps taken by the company to broaden its appeal to the music recording industry; Napster's deal with Bertelsmann; Napster's current market penetration.
ACCESSION #
4016940

 

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