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REDBOX SWITCHING TO SETTOP BOX

October 29, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Kiosk operator Redbox is planning to follow a course similar to that of Netflix, gradually transitioning to online rentals, the company said Thursday as corporate parent Coinstar released third-quarter results showing Redbox’s operating income growing 149 percent to $29.7 million on revenue of $305.5 million, up 54 percent. Faced with analysts’ concerns about its longterm […]

REDBOX RENTS ITS ONE-BILLIONTH DISC

September 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Someone in Tampa, FL on Sunday rented a copy of Clash of the Titans, the one billionth DVD disc to pop out of a Redbox kiosk, the Coinstar-owned $1-a-night movie-rental company announced on Monday. In a statement, Redbox President Mitch Lowe said, “One billion rentals is an incredible milestone as Redbox has quickly become the […]