Target is also reportedly threatening to drop CDs unless labels agree to consignment-like terms - not paying for the discs until they are sold. Target is now taking the inventory risk by paying for any goods it's shipped within 60 days, but must pay to ship back unsold CDs for credit. Any unsold merchandise is shipped back to the labels, again at the store's expense.
There's large ramifications here, mostly in factoring where consumers where buy their CDs, if they will at all. But that report also found that CD sales fell about 4 percent over the previous year, and added that CDs "may not fade away anytime soon". Using that method, the suppliers would get paid when CDs and DVDs are sold to customers. That specific medium for music has seen a boost lately.
Target used to carry more than 800 CD titles, but seems to have reduced its stock to less than 100 titles. For example, past year Target moved 500,000 copies of Taylor Swift's latest, Reputation. The deadline for music suppliers has been pushed to April or May, but Billboard points out that if major labels don't play ball, it could vastly hasten the decline of traditional CD sales. Streaming services such as Apple Music and Spotify have caused CD sales to plummet in recent years. As downloadable and streaming audio become more popular, it was only a matter of time before stores stopped providing shelf space for the lowly Compact Disc.
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One person was killed and another injured in clashes between two groups in the district during a procession on Republic Day . Samajwadi Party spokesman Sunil Singh "Sajan" sought more than just an assurance from the state government.
Kenya, however, has seen a backlash as a doctor pushes for continuing the practice as part of "heritage" in a court bid. Fifty-year-old Rahma Wako is an activist working to eradicate FGM , 16 years after Kenya banned the practice.
Danilo says the Manchester City players are looking forward to an "important" period of rest following their Burnley stalemate. City boss Pep Guardiola , who saw his side draw 1-1 with Burnley on Saturday , has given his squad three days leave.
The Kill Bill star let Dowd know that after that bad encounter, she saw Weinstein to confront him on his attempted assault. Now, the truth is out. " Quentin came in my trailer and didn't like to hear no, like any director", she says.
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If the two managers are to be believed, the stage is set for an almighty scrap in front of the live BT Sport cameras. "There are a lot of games to play, a lot of big challenges waiting for us and we have to be ready", he added.
It was the third playoff in as many weeks on the PGA Tour, all of them at least four holes and two of them lasting at least six. This is what I play for". "It's good to be back in the action, good to be back where I'm at right now".
Earlier this month, residents of the West Coast were warned to brace for possible tsunami after an quake off the coast of Alaska. Pfaff said that he was not sure how many people were affected by the alert but, "I think it was a lot based on the response".
An online disturbing and unverified footage of the police raid shows detained women lying on the ground while their heads are shaved.
Research Report For NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
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Pentagon Announces Major Shift In US Nuclear Policy
Critics worry the new weapons would make the USA more likely to use nuclear force and, hence, feed a nuclear arms race. Supporters argue that the opposite is the case. "There are no good nukes and no such thing as a limited nuclear war".
Amazon patents wristbands to track workers' movements
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Syrian Airstrikes Kill Civilians in Northern Rebel Territory
The military said Saturday's deaths were related to Turkey's operation against Syrian Kurdish-held Afrin, codenamed Olive Branch. Since then, Syrian government forces have captured wide parts of the country and in recent weeks have been marching in Idlib.
Chris Stapleton coming to the Spokane Arena this summer
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Wynn Resorts shares fall as board investigates allegations
In a lengthy statement, Wynn and his company both attributed the allegations to a campaign led by Wynn's ex-wife, Elaine Wynn . Multiple members of Congress said they would give donations from Wynn or an affiliated organization to charity.
Donald Trump apologises for anti-Muslim tweets
But he was less apologetic about tweeting the content of the videos, saying he believed they depicted "radical Islamic terror". Mr Trump hit back on Twitter with the exchange seized on to indicate relations were rocky between the two leaders.