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Submitted by Crazay 286d ago | news

Blockbuster Closing Remaining U.S. Stores and Ending Mail Distribution

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DISH Network Corporation today announced that its subsidiary, Blockbuster L.L.C., will end its retail and by mail DVD distribution operations by early-January 2014. The company will close its approximately 300 remaining U.S.-based retail stores, as well as its distribution centers. (Blockbuster, Industry)

darklordzor  +   287d ago
Well this is just kind of sad. Personally, I haven't used a Blockbuster in years, and I get why it's shutting down, but considering how much I used it in my childhood it feels like a big bummer.
kamisama  +   286d ago
I feel you on that man blockbuster was a big part of my childhood I even had there movie and game monthly deal where u pay one fee and rent as many games or movies you want but sadly the digital era killed blockbuster
LOL_WUT  +   286d ago
Time to hunt down on some good clearance deals ;)
Cat  +   286d ago
Feel sort of bemused/proud/bemused again that our little town's mom and pop rental shop is still going.
awiseman  +   286d ago
That's the true America. Small businesses.
xKugo  +   285d ago
A once giant, albeit incredibly arrogant, corporation finally accepting that it's time has come and gone. We'll miss you Blockbuster. D;

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