Blockbuster Express, which is owned by NCR Corp., is not subject to the same favorable terms that Blockbuster stores enjoy from Hollywood studios. The company has followed a workaround program similar to rival Redbox by purchasing new release titles from third-party retailers on the day they are released.
Alex Camara, president of NCR Entertainment, wishes the situation was different:
“We want to have a direct relationship with the studios to have better deals,”
What price point, if any, would entice you to buy a new movie from a BB Express kiosk, Insiders? Redbox already sells used discs at its kiosks—could a similar move be in the works for them as well?
(via Home Media Magazine)