Walmart Eyes Q4 Launch of Vudu-Branded Service to Rival Netflix [Variety]

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Walmart Eyes Q4 Launch of Vudu-Branded Service to Rival Netflix [Variety]

By Todd Spangler

July 19, 2018 | Walmart is in fact looking at entering the subscription-video space to compete with Netflix, Amazon and Hulu, sources confirmed — and the retailing giant is planning to launch the service through its Vudu digital-entertainment division, Variety has learned.

Vudu has set plans to launch a low-cost subscription video-on-demand package in the fourth quarter of 2018, according to sources. The SVOD service would include both licensed TV shows and movies, as well as original productions.

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