Posts Tagged ‘redbox’

Bye Bye Blockbuster

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

Most people have been expecting Blockbuster to go under for the last couple years. I don’t really miss Blockbuster, but I’ll be seriously bummed if Border’s Books goes under …

By Joe Wilcox, Betanews

That Blockbuster filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection isn’t surprising. Holding out for so long is the real shocker. I expected today’s filing at the beginning of 2009. This outcome was inevitable and may yet foreshadow future bankruptcy filings from other dinosaurs of the retail analog age, such as Borders Books.