CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Although some retailers still hold hope for the future of video rental, one new report on video-on-demand (VOD) technology only fuels the pessimists' prognostications.
"Video has had a good, long run, but I'm afraid it's on the way out," said Don Shaver, manager of a Harps Food Store in Fort Smith, Ark. "In the supermarket business only three things are certain -- groceries, meat and produce. Everything else comes and goes."
The report from Forrester Resear