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Best Buy to Test $200 a Year Membership Program

Best Buy to Test $200 a Year Membership Program

Best Buy is testing a $200-a-year membership program, Best Buy Beta, in 60 stores in 6 states, starting in April.
Starting in 2023, Amazon Prime Video will be the exclusive home to Thursday Night Football.

Amazon Prime Video Scores 10-Year Deal for NFL Thursday Night Football

Starting in 2023, Amazon Prime Video will become the exclusive home to the NFL's Thursday Night Football, a first for a streaming service.
Urban Outfitters is the latest retailer to test a paid membership program.

Urban Outfitters Tests a Tiered Paid Membership Program

Urban Outfitters is the latest retailer to test a tiered, paid membership program, starting in Atlanta and Dallas.
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Weekly Subscription News: Tests, Talks and Digital Subscriptions

New Statesman grows digital subscriptions 75% in a year, NYT tests digital subscriptions for kids & SiriusXM gives 1M lifetime subscriptions in a settlement.
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Weekly Subscription News: Podcasts, Payments and Premium Memberships

Sports Illustrated launches premium memberships, Ordslip & DoorDash partner for on-demand delivery and Spotify considers a la carte payments.
Starting in 2023, Amazon Prime Video will be the exclusive home to Thursday Night Football.

Amazon Sales Grew 38% in 2020, Jeff Bezos to Step Down from CEO Role in Q3

Amazon reported its Q4 and full year 2020 financials, with 38% growth in net sales for the year. Also, Jeff Bezos will step down in Q3.
Starting in 2023, Amazon Prime Video will be the exclusive home to Thursday Night Football.

FTC Proposes $61M Settlement with Amazon for Tips Not Paid to Drivers

The Federal Trade Commission proposed a $61.7 million settlement with Amazon for tips the company did not pass along to drivers.
Weekly Subscription News: Millions, Movies and Magazines

Weekly Subscription News: Losses, Launches and Luxury

Tidal's revenue grows but still has losses, NYT Cooking kicks off ad campaign to leverage growth, and members-only services help restaurants and luxury travel survive.
Peloton agrees to buy Precor for $420 million.

Peloton to Buy Precor for $420 Million

Peloton announced its plan to buy Precor, a larger global fitness equipment manufacturer, in a deal valued at $420 million.
Weekly Subscription News: Millions, Movies and Magazines

Weekly Subscription News: Power, Programming and the Pandemic

Winc wines grows under the power of influencers, CBS All Access adds more kids' programming and Franklin Covey's model survies the pandemic.

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