Coinstar Inc. announced a new promotional partnership with Warner Home Video, a division of AOL Time Warner Entertainment Company.
Coinstar customers who process at least $5 worth of change between November 18 and December 31 can cash-in on great family entertainment. They will receive a rebate form good for $5 off any one of seven Warner Home Video releases. The titles include the recently released 30th anniversary edition of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory as well as See Spot Run, Pokemon 3 The Movie, Cats & Dogs, Scooby Doo and the Cyber Chase, Osmosis Jones, and Dr. Suess: How the Grinch Stole Christmas! All are available on both videocassette and DVD.
“This newly announced promotion with Warner Home Video will deliver added value to our customers just in time for the holidays,” said Rich Stillman, chief operating officer of Coinstar. “In addition to turning their coins into cash, our customers can also save $5 on a great new movie.”
“Warner Home Video is looking forward to using Coinstar’s marketing reach in nearly 9,000 supermarkets to promote our new lineup of holiday videos,” said Ewa Martinoff, vice president of family entertainment for Warner Home Video. The Warner Home Video promotion is Coinstar’s third for the year. It follows promotions with Radio Disney and PAX-TV and will receive nationwide exposure via in-store advertising and a national full-page freestanding insert on November 18.
About Coinstar Inc.
Coinstar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSTR) owns and operates the only nationwide network of supermarket-based machines that offer coin counting and other electronic services. Linked by a sophisticated interactive network, the company has nearly 9,000 machines throughout North America as well as in the United Kingdom.Details