NCR Mulls Retail Window

Gruenwedel, Erik
April 2010
Home Media Magazine;4/26/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p1
Trade Publication
The article reveals that kiosk company NCR Corp. has been considering studio proposals for a 28-day delay on releases while countering with a sellthrough option and higher rental prices. Several Blockbuster Express kiosks will be financed and launched by NCR via a license deal with Blockbuster Inc. There is a plan by NCR to sell digital video disc (DVD) movies in the kiosks throughout the U.S. in summer 2010. Alex Camara of NCR Entertainment claims that an increase in rental rate is also being tested by NCR.


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