Generation Rent has latched onto new digital services to turn the UK into a country of subscribers rather than entertainment buyers, according to figures revealed in the Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA) Yearbook.
With both the Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA) and distributors recognising that urgent changes are needed to the supply chain, the uncertainly surrounding Brexit is leading some operators to consider UK-based production solutions, writes Christopher Barrett.
Subscription streaming services such as Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon, Deezer and YouTube Music are winning the battle to persuade more people to pay to stream music than stream it for free, according to new figures from the Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA).
Universal Pictures’ “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” is the first No. 1 on the long-awaited combined disc and download Official Film Chart, which has launched today (Nov. 7).
Ian Foster has been Universal Pictures UK Managing Director since 2007 and, at the Entertainment Retailers Association AGM, he reflected on the changes to the industry over the past few decades and what needs to be done to maintain the health of the physical home entertainment category. Sam Andrews reports.