Blockbuster Closing 300 Stores; 3,000 Out Of Work
(KTVI) – Dish Network is closing 300 more Blockbuster stores. This puts about 3,000 employees out of work.
Dish bought the bankrupt video-rental chain in March 2011 $320-million. Dish closed about 500 Blockbuster stores last year.
The latest closings will leave 500 stores nationwide. Dish has been using its Blockbuster stores to sell its satellite services.