Stock threat hits UK music retailers

Tom Pakinkis

UK music retailers are under threat of losing vital Christmas takings, as the country's leading CD distributor apologises for significant stock delays.

Music Week has been contacted by a number of music retailers this week expressing concern over a “severe” backlog of orders at Arvato - which handles physical distribution for the likes of Universal Music, Warner Music, Sony Music and [PIAS].

A spokesperson from Arvato told Music Week:  “We’d like to apologise to anyone who has been affected by ...

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