Platinum Equity
Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.

Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.

Alliance Entertainment

Entertainment • Corporate Divestiture • Acquired in September 2010

Distributes entertainment products to retailers and fulfills individual orders of CDs, DVDs, and other e-commerce products.

CDs, DVDs, gaming titles, LPs, and 45s are all part of the physical inventory managed by Alliance Entertainment and shipped out to its thousands of customers nationwide.


  • Manages a physical inventory of over 250,000 unique entertainment selections, including CDs, DVDs, LPs, and gaming titles
  • Handles consumer-direct fulfillment for customers such as Barnes & Noble, Amazon, Target, and Best Buy
  • Also offers vendor-managed inventory solutions and distributes to independent retail stores nationwide
  • N Circle content division specializes in children's entertainment titles
  • Specializes in developing highly-customized technology and fulfillment services that support its customers e-commerce
  • Expanding distribution capabilities beyond entertainment titles and into fitness equipment, apparel, and electronics


Platinum Equity, founded by Tom Gores, specializes in mergers, acquisitions, and operations of companies that provide mission-critical products, services, and solutions in diverse industries.
updated 01/12
"This transaction will provide Alliance Entertainment with additional operational and financial resources to continue our long-standing, proven commitment to customer service. We are now well positioned to grow the business going forward." Alan Tuchman, CEO, Alliance Entertainment



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