Why Netflix Shouldn't Fear Redbox Instant

This competition isn't as serious as it seems.

Jeremy Phillips
Jeremy Phillips and Austin Smith
Mar 24, 2013 at 1:00PM
Technology and Telecom

A lot of ink has been spilled over the challengers to Netflix's streaming dominance, most recently Coinstar's new Redbox Instant service. While the distribution deal between Verizon and Coinstar is meaningful for the company, Netflix is simply too engrained. Its distribution is too locked down for Coinstar to disrupt with a virtually identical service.

The Fool's Austin Smith and Jeremy Phillips have more in the following video.