Blockbuster Unveils New, Tiered In-store Rental Pricing Programs

Gruenwedel, Erik
December 2010
Home Media Magazine;12/6/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 49, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Blockbuster Inc. has implemented a new tiered in-store pricing for movie, which include just arrived titled on Blu-ray Disc and DVD.


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