Montag, Februar 23, 2009

And the winner, opps, the loser are the media conglomerates

Time Warner, News Corporation, Walt Disney & Co, with their most profitable revenue stream DVD over the last decade, whilst they have not managed to deliver and make money with best bread in class of growing digital distribution

From Matthew Garrahan at the Financial Times (UK)


The "... decade of DVD growth appears to be over. Sales of new, high-margin titles fell more than 20 per cent in the last quarter of 2008, according to Nielsen, the industry monitor. Figures compiled by Digital Entertainment Group show that shipments to retailers in the US and Canada fell 32 per cent in the same period – the biggest decline recorded since the birth of the format ..." more