Tag Archives: Blockbuster
- First Blockbuster, now Borders files for bankruptcy
February 16, 2011
Previously known as one of the highly successful book retailers in America, Borders Books and Music store has filed for bankruptcy. The company cited several reasons for their filing, they indicated that hundreds of their stores were simply not profitable, citing increased competition from the growing popularity of electronic books...
- History of video rental wars contains lessons for online gaming industry
September 21, 2010
As we speak, once mighty video rental chain Blockbuster is mulling filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Meanwhile, its online equivalent, Netflix, has seen its share price increase twelve-fold in the past five years. So what did Blockbuster do wrong, what did Netflix do right, and are there any lessons...
- Blockbuster plans bankruptcy
August 27, 2010
I guess Blockbuster misread the goat bones...While living in that cave with their eyes closed and their ears plugged, it seems the leaders of this company missed a little thing called the freakin internet! These days, in the modern civilization you only need a fucking AppleTV box and you can...
Caesars OpCo files for bankruptcy
January 15, 2015