Netflix Buys Roald Dahl Story Company for $686 Million

Netflix Is Raising Prices $1 to $2 a Month for U.S. Subscribers

Streaming video subscription service Netflix is raising prices $1 to $2 per month for U.S. subscribers, just weeks after halting free trials.
Shopify Merchants Had Record Sales of $2.4B on Black Friday 2020

Shopify Merchants Had Record Sales of $2.4B on Black Friday 2020

Black Friday was a multi-billion dollar holiday for Shopify merchants. They set record sales of $2.4 billion, a 75% increase over 2019 sales.

STATPACK: Amazon Prime Trends

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.
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We deliver the information, training and research that subscription entrepreneurs, executives, and their teams need to support improved decision making, skills, and profitability.
Weekly Subscription News: Leaks, Heat and Hurricanes

Weekly Subscription News: Digital, Travel and Podcast Subscriptions

Spotify may launch a subscription podcast service, Gannett hits 1M digital subscribers, TripAdvisor launches first subscription plan for travelers.
AT&T to Spin Off WarnerMedia and Merge with Discovery in $43B Deal

AT&T to Spin Off WarnerMedia and Merge with Discovery in $43B Deal

In a $43 billion dollar deal, AT&T will spin off WarnerMedia and merge with Discovery to create a standalone global entertainment company.

Building Better Subscription Bundles

One of the most effective strategies for attracting new customers is to offer subscription bundles, pairing multiple products or services at discounted rates.

How to Secure Budget for Subscriber Retention Initiatives

Does your CFO always say no to your budget requests?Learn what your CFO needs to hear so you can secure budget for your Subscriber Retention Initiatives. In this on-demand seminar, get inside the mind of a CFO, understand how they prioritize expenditures and learn how to convince them to loosen the purse strings for your engagement and retention programs.
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5 Billing Considerations for Scaling Your Subscription Business

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.

STATPACK: Online Meal Kit Delivery Service Trends

Did you know that the average meal-kit duration is 4 weeks or less for 65% of subscribers? We cover this, and a whole lot more, in our latest Subscription Insider STATPACK examining the trends of the online meal kit delivery service industry worldwide (with a special focus on the United States). We examine market trends including revenue, key players, market share, and how the meal-kits segment fits into the overall subscription industry. We look at two leading players in this market: Blue Apron and HelloFresh. We also explore consumer behavior. This is an editable 70-page PowerPoint deck with 30 charts.
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STATPACK: U.S. Cord-Cutting Trends

We are sure you are up to speed on Cord-Cutter trends, what about Cord-Trimmers and Cord-Nevers? Understand the trends, predictions, demographics, habits, and impact of subscription video streaming. What caught our attention in this report, was the pace of change moving forward, how much time consumers are spending with subscription video (versus other forms of video), and how cord-cutters and cord-nevers are acting similarly as the market matures. There are lots more insights enclosed including, understanding consumer habits, streaming service trends and predictions, details on who cord-cutters and cord-nevers are, an overview of their impact on the Pay TV market, and more. This STATPACK is 68 pages, editable, with 30 detailed charts.
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