For some, it was their only option for entertainment if their television antennas did not pick up a signal, said Vey, who has worked for Blockbuster
for nearly 30 years.
"During this time gift cards and credit acquired through Blockbuster
's trade-in scheme will be honoured towards the purchase of goods."
Professor Ajay Bhalla at Cass Business School said the administration of Blockbuster
was yet another harsh reminder of the fast-changing retail environment.
's administration came the day after music and entertainment retailer HMV hit the rocks, with more than 4,000 UK jobs and the future of seven Welsh stores under threat.
Prof Bhalla added: "Firms like Blockbuster
failed to face up to the enormity of the change and altered their business model on the fringes, such as selling second-hand products rather than coming up with an innovative offering."
Deloitte stressed Blockbuster
's core business was profitable and the administrators would be looking for a rescue deal for all or part of the business as a going concern.
Evolution Halo category signage program provides category signage to designate specific areas in Blockbuster
Between 1 October and 31 Jan 2012, Dish is offering new cus tomers Blockbuster
Movie Pass in cluded with the Dish Network sub scription for one year when they subscribe to Dish's America's Top 200 package or greater and commit to 24 months of Dish service.
's US parent filed for bankruptcy and was saved by US pay-TV provider Dish Network earlier this year - but this had little or no impact on its 4,000 stores across the rest of the world.
Wayne Huizenga, the CEO of Blockbuster
Entertainment, and a posse of his executives were face to face with billionaire Sumner Redstone and the men from media giant Viacom Inc.
NEW YORK: The billionaire investor Carl Icahn has slashed his ownership stake in Blockbuster
Inc s Class A shares to below 5 percent, two weeks after the video rental company said it might seek bankruptcy protection and that its survival was in question.
Provider of rental and retail movie and game entertainment BlockBuster
Inc (NYSE: BBI, BBI.B) and T-Mobile USA Inc, a US mobile network operator, yesterday announced that the BlockBuster
On Demand application will be available on the T-Mobile's HTC HD2 handset in the US this spring.
Big Y Foods plans to install NCR"s Blockbuster
Express DVD-rental kiosks in all 57 of its stores throughout Massachusetts and Connecticut, and have them up and running by Sept.
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Futterman & Associates, LLC has completed a lease with Blockbuster