Mega Movie Week, the British Association for Screen Entertainment digital film promotion run in January, came in for criticism at this week’s Entertainment Retailers Association AGM.
Ahead of today’s Entertainment Retailers Association AGM, Cue asked BASE Vice Chair and BBC Studios Home Entertainment Director Lesley Johnson about innovation in the home entertainment sector, the impact of streaming and developing more environmentally friendly products.
UK home entertainment sales hit £294.5 million in the first half of 2019, according to the British Association for Screen Entertainment (BASE).
Further to last week’s feature in Cue on the Project 2020 team’s work in the Asda store in Morley, near Leeds, Sam Andrews talks to BASE CEO Liz Bales about the longer-term aspects of the initiative.
With plastic pollution a highly publicised and emotive issue, retailers and distributors are collectively exploring new physical video packaging solutions and looking at ways to reduce the use of single-use plastics, writes Christopher Barrett.