Disney's direct-to-consumer streaming subscriber services have grown to nearly 174 million subscribers worldwide.
Spotify may launch a subscription podcast service, Gannett hits 1M digital subscribers, TripAdvisor launches first subscription plan for travelers.
Peloton stock took a major hit last week after the company reports its first quarter financials for fiscal year 2022.
AT&T to add AVOD tier to HBO Max, Wonder Woman 1984 highlights growth of video piracy, and Tinker Studios creates subscription boxes with kids' arts projects.
By the end of 2018, Amazon Prime counted 101 Million members. With monthly and annual plans, Amazon Prime members qualify for expedited shipping, enjoy media streaming and other exclusive digital services plus members-only shopping offers on Amazon Prime Day.Why does Amazon offer so much to its Prime Subscribers? Its simple, the average spend of an Amazon Prime member versus a non-Prime member is 133% higher!This Subscription Insider STATPACK is focused on Amazon Prime trends. This 102 page, editable PowerPoint STATPACK includes trend information on Revenue, Prime Users, Product Reach including e-commerce and streaming-entertainment, Usage, Shopping behavior, Prime Day, and more.
Substack is acquiring Cocoon, a subscription-based social app. Cocoon will remain independent.
Disney-owned Hulu is raising rates for their Hulu + Live TV package by $10 a month bringing the cost to $64.99, an 18% increase.
Peacock makes bid for WWE Raw; Kroger launches grocery delivery service; Microsoft Teams joins the metaverse.
Disney's direct-to-consumer subscriptions save the company's first quarter of fiscal year 2021, with Disney+ soaring to 94.9M subscribers.
The subscription business model offers companies a fast track to growth, offering just about anything from entertainment streaming services to renters' insurance. Yet to harness that growth potential, businesses need a subscription-centric billing solution that can keep up with their vision, market demands, and innovation in products and services. At a certain point, however, an upgrade from a legacy billing approach to a more capable billing platform is necessary to handle the volume and complexity of recurring revenue operations, as well as facilitate growth at scale. Here are five billing considerations to help guide your decision-making process.