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REDBOX NOW DVD RENTAL LEADER

January 23, 2012 by · 1 Comment 

According to Consumer research group NPD, most people who rent DVDs or Blu-ray discs now get them from Redbox kiosks. It noted, however, that one of the reasons is that Redbox’s principal competitor, Netflix, is focusing its attention on its streaming service rather than its DVD-by-mail service. According to NPD’s latest study, consumer rentals of […]

KIOSKS REPLACING VIDEO STORES

February 17, 2011 by · 3 Comments 

For the first time, more people rented videos from kiosks during the third quarter of last year than they did from video rental stores, according to researchers NPD Group. According to its VideoWatch study, the share of rentals from kiosks rose 10 percent from the same quarter a year ago while rentals from video stores […]

WATCHING MOVIES ONLINE: NOT READY FOR PRIMETIME

September 29, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Only a handful of consumers have connected their TV sets to the Internet so that they can download or stream movies onto them, according to NPD Research. The researchers found that 75 percent of U.S. consumers do not download or stream movies or TV shows at all. Of those who do, 15 percent do so […]