Blockbuster, Astral in deal

Makes Astral biggest videocassette supplier in Canada

MONTREAL — Astral Home Entertainment, the video distribution division of Montreal-based Astral Communications, has inked a three-year deal to be the main supplier of videocassettes and music product to the 325 Blockbuster Video stores in Canada.

The new agreement will make Astral Home Entertainment the leading supplier of videocassettes in Canada, according to Sidney Greenberg, president of Astral Home Entertainment. The agreement takes effect immediately.

Astral Home Entertainment already services more than 4,000 retail video outlets across Canada.

“The Blockbuster deal underlines Astral’s strategic plan to grow all its core businesses through an aggressive program of internal and external expansion,” said Ian Greenberg, president and CEO of Astral Communications. “As we have consistently stated, we are committed to expanding all our divisions so that they will continue their important contributions to Astral’s profitability.”

More Biz

  • Ryan Kavanaugh

    Relativity Media Investor Claims $12.5 Million Fraud

    MONTREAL — Astral Home Entertainment, the video distribution division of Montreal-based Astral Communications, has inked a three-year deal to be the main supplier of videocassettes and music product to the 325 Blockbuster Video stores in Canada. The new agreement will make Astral Home Entertainment the leading supplier of videocassettes in Canada, according to Sidney Greenberg, […]

  • Paul Simon

    Paul Simon's 'What Not to Bring' List for Farewell Concert Is Astonishingly Thorough

    MONTREAL — Astral Home Entertainment, the video distribution division of Montreal-based Astral Communications, has inked a three-year deal to be the main supplier of videocassettes and music product to the 325 Blockbuster Video stores in Canada. The new agreement will make Astral Home Entertainment the leading supplier of videocassettes in Canada, according to Sidney Greenberg, […]

  • Eric Heisserer

    Patric Verrone, Eric Heisserer Seeking Writers Guild of America West Board Seats

    MONTREAL — Astral Home Entertainment, the video distribution division of Montreal-based Astral Communications, has inked a three-year deal to be the main supplier of videocassettes and music product to the 325 Blockbuster Video stores in Canada. The new agreement will make Astral Home Entertainment the leading supplier of videocassettes in Canada, according to Sidney Greenberg, […]

  • Ari Emanuel and Ray Waddell

    Endeavor's Ari Emanuel Credits His 'F---ed Up Mind' for Success Beyond the Agency Business

    MONTREAL — Astral Home Entertainment, the video distribution division of Montreal-based Astral Communications, has inked a three-year deal to be the main supplier of videocassettes and music product to the 325 Blockbuster Video stores in Canada. The new agreement will make Astral Home Entertainment the leading supplier of videocassettes in Canada, according to Sidney Greenberg, […]

  • Coachella

    Coachella Restricts Artists From Playing Most North American Festivals for Half the Year (Report)

    MONTREAL — Astral Home Entertainment, the video distribution division of Montreal-based Astral Communications, has inked a three-year deal to be the main supplier of videocassettes and music product to the 325 Blockbuster Video stores in Canada. The new agreement will make Astral Home Entertainment the leading supplier of videocassettes in Canada, according to Sidney Greenberg, […]

  • Marshmello Signs Publishing Deal With Kobalt

    Marshmello Signs Publishing Deal With Kobalt

    MONTREAL — Astral Home Entertainment, the video distribution division of Montreal-based Astral Communications, has inked a three-year deal to be the main supplier of videocassettes and music product to the 325 Blockbuster Video stores in Canada. The new agreement will make Astral Home Entertainment the leading supplier of videocassettes in Canada, according to Sidney Greenberg, […]

  • Randall Stephenson

    AT&T's Randall Stephenson: Premium Content, Advanced Advertising Key to Making Time Warner Merger Work

    MONTREAL — Astral Home Entertainment, the video distribution division of Montreal-based Astral Communications, has inked a three-year deal to be the main supplier of videocassettes and music product to the 325 Blockbuster Video stores in Canada. The new agreement will make Astral Home Entertainment the leading supplier of videocassettes in Canada, according to Sidney Greenberg, […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content