Retail Recovery

Benson, Clark
June 2007
Billboard;6/9/2007, Vol. 119 Issue 23, p6
Trade Publication
The author discusses his belief that music retailers are important to the music industry, and how record labels should find better ways to help support music retailers. The author asserts that the record industry needs to do several things to help support music retailers, which includes getting rid of compact disc list prices of $17/18, stopping exclusive digital release-dates, and labels should stop collectively releasing big release titles during fourth quarters.


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