Super D

  1. Super D's Acquisition of Alliance Entertainment In Context

    September 05, 2013 12:10 PM EDT In a minnow-swallowing-a-whale-like deal, Super D has acquired Alliance Entertainment in a move that will make it the fourth-largest U.S. music account behind iTunes, Amazon, and Anderson Merchandisers, which racks Walmart and Best Buy. Super D ...

  2. Super D Acquires Alliance Entertainment, Creating Second Largest US Music Wholesaler (Sources)

    September 04, 2013 9:00 PM EDT Super D has acquired Alliance Entertainment in a move that will create the second largest U.S. wholesaler with revenues of about $920 million, sources tell Billboard. The deal closed earlier Wednesday (Sept. 4) and Super D principals Bruce Ogil ...

  3. Business Matters: EMI, Citigroup, VC Funding, Stock Wrap and More

    January 11, 2010 12:00 AM EST Business Matters is a daily column that offers insight, analysis and opinion on the day's news. -- EMI passed the year-end test required by Citigroup , the bank behind Terra Firma's acquisition of the music company, according to a report ...

  4. Cyber Monday Misses Music: The Biz Waits For Cyber Week After Christmas Instead

    December 02, 2009 12:00 AM EST While Cyber Monday managed to create a stir in most of the retail world, the music industry is waiting for the last week of December and the first week of January for its digital music bonanza. That's when stores like iTunes realize sales fro ...

  5. Retailers: Holiday Selling Season Off To A Decent Start

    December 01, 2009 12:00 AM EST The holiday selling season got off to a decent start for retailers, even if overall music sales didn't quite match expectations. Susan Boyle's "I Dreamed A Dream" was by far the bright spot over the Black Friday weekend, with i ...

  6. John Tesh Links With Super D

    January 22, 2008 12:00 AM EST Super D Independent Distribution signed John Tesh and Garden City Music to a US retail distribution deal. Tesh is best known as for spending ten years as the host of Entertainment Tonight, and currently hosts The John Tesh Radio Show. His musical ...

  7. Super D Acquires MSI

    September 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Irvine Calif.-based wholesaler Super D has acquired MSI. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. It’s believed MSI moved $40 million a year in volume. Super D is evaluating whether or not to close down MSI warehouse and move the inventory to its Cal ...

  8. Norton LLC Acquires Tower.com

    October 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT $3.8 million deal made during auction. Entrepreneur Bill Sagan and his Wolfgang’s Vault Web site, operating under the name Norton LLC, will acquire the Tower.com online store and other assets from the retailer. A Chapter 11 auction recently liquid ...

  9. CD Baby, Super D Ink Deal

    May 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Pact will bring more indies to record stores. Online indie retailer CD Baby has inked a deal with wholesaler Super D that lets any artist sell their CD in over 2400 traditional retail music stores across America. Super D, one of the largest one-st ...

  10. CD Baby Enters Distribution Deal With Super D

    April 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Wholesaler to distribute online store's product. Super D music and video wholesaler has signed to distribute CD Baby titles on a worldwide basis to brick-and-mortar retail. According to a Super D press release, the Irvine, Calif.-based operat ...

  11. Super D Enters Deal With CD Baby

    April 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Wholesaler to distribute online store's product. Super D music and video wholesaler has signed to distribute CD Baby titles on a worldwide basis to brick-and-mortar retail. According to a Super D press release, the Irvine, Calif.-based operat ...