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Box Office Direct folds up

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Dec 31, 1899 | 7:00pm EST

In an apparent cost-cutting move, Tribune Co. has pulled the plug on one-year-old Box Office Direct, a box-office tracking service that it hoped would challenge ACNielsen EDI, which operates a near monopoly in the field. The online media magazine Inside, which reported the shut-down Wednesday, said that Box Office Direct's staff, including President Chris Aronson, had been laid off.

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