Cinram Europe BV, a subsidiary of Cinram International Inc. in Canada, has acquired all shares of The Entertainment Network Ltd. (TEN), a joint venture of Sony Music Entertainment (U.K.) Ltd. and Warn

Cinram Europe BV, a subsidiary of Cinram International Inc. in Canada, has acquired all shares of The Entertainment Network Ltd. (TEN), a joint venture of Sony Music Entertainment (U.K.) Ltd. and Warner Music U.K. Ltd. specializing in the distribution of entertainment media.

Under the terms of the acquisition, TEN, established in 1999, will retain its trade name. It will continue to distribute on behalf of Warner Music U.K. and Sony Music U.K. in the United Kingdom and Ireland from its current facilities.

"This acquisition represents an important strategic fit with Cinram's existing business and will significantly bolster our market presence in the United Kingdom and Europe," says Cinram International CEO Isidore Philosophe.