TITLE

Valley Establishes Emerge

AUTHOR(S)
Morris, Chris
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Billboard;01/20/2001, Vol. 113 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that, as of January, 2001, Valley Media's Distribution North America plans to establish a second independent distribution brand. How the second brand, Emerge Distribution, will assume responsibility for the sales and marketing of more than half of Distribution North America's roster of labels; How Emerge will focus on catalog, niche genres and reissue labels.
ACCESSION #
3976308

 

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