Peter H. Schlessel has been promoted to VP, business affairs, for Columbia TriStar Home Video.
A battle is brewing for Mexico's booming video rental market as U.S. marauder Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. tries to move in on entrenched local power Grupo Video Visa.
ATS Acquisition Corp. has acquired all the assets of the Compact Video Cos., which include Compact Video Group Inc., Compact Video Services Inc., Image Transform Inc. and Meridian Studios Inc., for…
French video distribbery NMV looks likely to close following the decision of two of its main shareholders, Studio Canal Plus and AMLF, to form a new French video distribution company with Fox Video…
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. turned in record earnings and revenues for the second quarter. The Ft. Lauderdale-based video and music retailer posted a net income of $ 47.7 million (23 cents per…
Trimark Pictures promoted Tim Swain on Monday to senior VP of domestic distrib, responsible for theatrical and homevideo releases.
Buena Vista Home Video, a unit of Walt Disney Co., and DIC Animation City Inc. said they completed a multimillion-dollar, multiyear North American video distribution agreement.
The name of the new Columbia TriStar homevideo label was incorrectly reported in Wednesday’s Video Software Dealers Assn. story. * * * The new label, which will focus on releasing restored vintage…
Columbia/Tri-Star Home Video will launch a new label, Vintage Home Video, which will distribute restored classics for the sell-through market, according to sources. Vintage, set to bow in October…
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. has no intention of taking full control of Spelling Entertainment, the company said. The giant video and music retailer made the announcement at Spelling's annual…
AME Inc., the bankrupt video post house, has a new owner. In a lengthy auction process, the company was pulled from bankrupcty by a whopping $ 17 million bid from Westar Capital in Costa Mesa.