Wal-Mart takes to the cloud for video

03/14/2012 | Bloomberg · Reuters · PaidContent.org

Wal-Mart Stores, a leader in home-video sales, is backing the movie industry's UltraViolet initiative, which allows DVD owners to convert their discs to cloud-based digital copies for a small fee. Studios are hoping to ramp up digital sales as opposed to less-profitable rentals and deals with subscription-based services such as Netflix. Five studios are teaming up to offer cloud-based storage for converted DVDs.

View Full Article in:

Bloomberg · Reuters · PaidContent.org

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Senior Marketing Manager - Media
Shoe Carnival, Inc.
Evansville, Indiana
DIRECTOR OF FINANCE
Ralph Lauren
New York, New York
Sr. Financial Analyst
Orchard Brands
Beverly, Massachusetts
Customer Insights Manager
The Exchange
AAFES HQ, Dallas, Texas
Branch Manager
Crescent Electric Supply Company
Fort Dodge, IA