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Redbox Inks 20th Century Fox Deal for DVD Kiosk Rentals Seven Days After Home-Video Release

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Variety reports: “Redbox reached a new agreement with 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment that will let the operator of DVD rental kiosks offer Fox’s titles seven days after retail sell-through release dates. In May, Redbox announced a similar agreement with Warner Bros. The deals come after Redbox’s parent company, Outerwall, went private last fall when it was acquired by private-equity firm Apollo Global Management. Major studios had pressed Redbox for longer delays before their movies were available to rent in the DVD kiosks.”

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