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Unread February 27th, 2011, 06:55 PM
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I am sure there were individual Circuit City stores that were profitable as well.

Too bad the corporation that ran those stores wasn't.
Which is why I address this as a buyer's option and not our company's option. Circuit City didn't have a buyer and was forced to liquidate. The same would be true if Blockbuster didn't have a buyer.
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Unread February 27th, 2011, 07:55 PM
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Which is why I address this as a buyer's option and not our company's option. Circuit City didn't have a buyer and was forced to liquidate. The same would be true if Blockbuster didn't have a buyer.
Low bidders often buy just to liquidate
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Here is a list of the potential bidders according to court documents. Which one, if any, will step up after the approval of the sale March 2nd?

AIT
Alan Payne / Border Entertainment
Amazon
Angelo Gordon & Co.
Apax Partners
Apollo Management
Bain Capital
Bergstein Group / Miramax consortium / Gerova Financial Group
Best Buy
Catterton Partners
Centerbridge Partners
Cerberus Capital
Coinstar
Redbox
Crestview
CVC
Deluxe Entertainment
Echostar / Dish
Firebrand Partners
Fortress Private Equity
Golden Gate Capital
Gordon Brothers
Gores GroupC
HIG Capital
Highbridge Capital
Bryan Rubin
Hilco
Hudson Capital
KKR
Leonard Green & Partners
Marathon Asset Management
MatlinPatterson Global Advisors
Metro AG
Najafi Companies
NCR
Roberto Mendoza (Atlas Advisors)
Oak Hill
PAR Capital / Wattles
Philip Anschutz / Anschutz Corp.
Platinum Equity
Prentice Capital
Providence Equity
Providence Equity
Research in Motion
Rovi
RSource Capital / Socius Capital
South Korea Telecom
Sun Capital
TPG
Versa Capital
KAW (don't be surprised)
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Unread February 27th, 2011, 08:44 PM
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1. Alan Payne---This would be great
2. Research in Motion
3. Rovi
4. Par Capitol---Mark Wattles---This would be great
5. Best Buy
6. CVS
7. Dish


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CVS is a drug store.... isnt that a little strange?
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Unread February 27th, 2011, 08:56 PM
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CVS is a drug store.... isnt that a little strange?
Ok I will steal a basher joke since I can't resist and its funny.....

Anyone who comes in a Blockbuster store these days is bound to need some good drugs too!!

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Unread February 27th, 2011, 09:06 PM
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Ok I will still a basher joke since I can't resist and its funny.....

Anyone who comes in a Blockbuster store these days is bound to need some good drugs too!!
LOL.. and beauty products.
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I have seriously had custs ask me if we sell cough drops. CVS might work! lol
 

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