Friday, June 24, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
HTC Apologizes For Poor Results, Pins Hopes On VR
MediaTek To Invest $6.15 billion on 5G Communication Technologies
EU, United States Strengthen Data Transfer Pact
BitTorrent Now Music And Video App Launched
Qualcomm Files Complaint Against Meizu
3-D pens And Moldable Earbuds Appear At CE Week Gadget Show
HP Recalls Batteries for HP and Compaq Notebook Computers Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
Corsair Vengeance LED Performance Memory Lights Up DDR4
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > HP Sign...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, January 24, 2008
HP Signs Up Sony Pictures For Made-on-demand DVDs


Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has become the first major studio to license niche and older DVD titles for production and distribution through HP's DVD manufactured-on-demand service, the two companies said on Thursday.

The MOD service allows Sony to offer a wider choice of catalog titles to consumers because HP can press and ship single discs as they are ordered through affiliated Web sites.

Sony has not released content because of the cost of maintaining inventory and the difficulties of gauging demand, said David Bishop, president of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

"We know there is strong consumer demand for these titles, and by working with HP we can monetize our deep product library and help give retailers the means to bring a wider offering of Sony Pictures products to consumers without a significant investment in inventory," Bishop said in a statement.

HP has signed up 40 other content providers and digitized about 5,000 titles for its electronic library since the service became available a year ago.

Consumer pricing would not be known until the list of titles was finalized, the companies said.

HP typically presses the disc, prints the packaging and drop-ships DVDs the same day consumers order them through wholesalers or third-party retail Web sites.


Previous
Next
Last.fm, Music Labels Launch Free Music Service        All News        Sony Unveils Blue Laser Coupler For Portable PCs
DVD6C Announces New Licensing Program     Optical Storage News      Sony Unveils Blue Laser Coupler For Portable PCs

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
HP Recalls Batteries for HP and Compaq Notebook Computers Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
HP Announces Omen Portfolio Of Gaming PCs
HP Unveils Production-Ready 3D Printing System
New HP t310 Zero Client Focuses On Performance, Security
HP Refreshes The Pavilion PC Line-up
HP Releases New Chromebook for Home and Office
HP Packs Power and Performance Into New Z1 G3 Workstation All-in-One
New HP Spectre Laptop Is 10.4 mm Thin
HP Offers New Printers With Proprietary Pigment Ink
HP Inc's Revenue Falls On Weak PC And Printer Sales
HP Offers Global Wi-Fi Access on HP Devices
HP Elite x3 Combines PC power, Tablet Portability, And smartphone Connectivity in One Device

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .