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Apple's iTunes Now No. 2 Music Retailer in U.S.

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Apple's iTunes now No. 2 music retailer in U.S., NPD survey says

CNNMoney.com
February 26, 2008

BOSTON, Feb. 26, 2008 (Thomson Financial delivered by Newstex) -- Apple Inc. Tuesday said iTunes is now the No. 2 music retailer in the U.S., behind Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) , based on the latest data from market research firm NPD.

Apple also said there are now more than 50 million iTunes store customers.

NPD Group's MusicWatch survey 'captures consumer reported past week unit purchases and counts one CD representing 12 tracks, excluding wireless transactions.' The data is based on 2007 sales in the U.S.



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