Netflix has 2.6 mln users, Blockbuster – 500,000, WalMart – 50,000

Business 2.0 magazine provides the statistics on the DVD-by-mail market in an article about Netflix CEO Reed Hastings. Market leader Netflix boasts 2.6 mln users, while the closest competitor, Blockbuster Online, has 500,000 subscribers and retail giant Wal-Mart has 50,000 users paying for its DVD rental plans.