In the final article in a series of three examining the opportunities and challenges in the children’s video business, leading retailers tell Christopher Barrett that help is needed to maximise the potential of physical format releases.
Bolstered by a record-breaking £2.5 billion spent during the Easter week, UK supermarkets saw total year-on-year sales increase by 2% during the 12 weeks to April 21st, according to Kantar.
Aquaman makes a splash at No. 1 in its first week on the Official Film Chart, outselling the rest of the Top 5 combined.
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald continues its reign at the top spot of the Official Film Chart for a second week, keeping previous champion Bohemian Rhapsody at No. 2.
Supermarket sales grew 1.4% during the 12 weeks to March 24, according to Kantar, which said this year’s late Easter, and the fact that Mother’s Day falls outside the reported period, contributed to the market growing at its slowest rate since March 2018.