Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Home

January 11, 2013

Blockbuster closing next week

Greensburg — Greensburg's Blockbuster, located in the small shopping plaza near the local Walmart SuperCenter, is scheduled to close Jan. 17.

According to Stephanie Kopet, Blockbuster marketing manager, Blockbuster is closing unprofitable stores.

Also, the Greensburg Blockbuster’s lease will expire next week and corporate officials have no inclination to renew the lease.

There are no nearby Blockbuster stores to which Greensburg employees could relocate, and Kopet was unable to respond to inquiries about unemployment or severance options.

Kopet said Blockbuster stores typically staff five to 10 employees.

A Blockbuster representative said there will be no sales on current stock, which includes new and used DVDs, Blu-ray discs, video games and entertainment memorabilia, prior to the closing.

Contact: Tess Rowing 812-663-3111 x7004

1
Text Only
News
Obituaries
Sports
spt-gb073014 Luck pic

John P. Cleary | The Herald Bulletin

Must Read
Features
nws-gb073014-Shelter Spotlight pic 1 (Pics share a cutline)

Lost a pet? Found a pet? Need a pet? Call the Greensburg-Decatur County Animal Shelter at 812-663-9081. Macy and Merle are both available for adoption. To bring one of these furry friends into the family, contact the shelter for more information.

Featured Ads
NCAA Photo Roundup
NCAA Highlights
SmugMug Photo Galleries


Share your photos with us!

Facebook
Twitter Updates
AP Video
Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.