Rough Trade Distribution B.V. is one of the largest independent distributors of CD, DVD, Vinyl and other entertainment formats within the Benelux. Well established in the Benelux territories and having exclusive responsibility for sales and distribution for approximatly 240 international and national record labels. Rough Trade Distribution BV excels in handling a various range of entertainment products from Armin van Buuren, Chef Special, Caro Emerald, Eefje de Visser, LA the Voices,Wende Snijders, Handsome Poets,Mr Polska, Tiësto, Katie Melua, Kyteman, Sensation, Marike Jager, Sandra van Nieuwland, Within Temptation, Joe Jackson, King Crimson, Paul Carrack, Boris, Fedde le Grand, Kinderen voor Kinderen, The Voice of Holland and many others.
Rough Trade operates from two offices in the Benelux, based in Hilversum for the Netherlands and Aartselaar for Belgium and Luxembourg. The strength of Rough Trade is based on a wide spread of entertainment products and a ‘dedicated approach’ to and for all partners.Rough Trade is therefore well known and respected by all retail partners in the Benelux and by label partners worldwide. For all it’s label partners Rough Trade handles all their sales, distribution, digital sales & distribution and if preferred promotion-and marketing activities.
A small selection of Rough Trade’s labels for the Benelux: Armada, Dramatico, 8Ball, Silver Vision, Black Hole recordings, Fremantle, Grand Mono, Ministry of Sound, Be Yourself Music, Dance Tunes / ID&T, ADA Global / Rykodisc, Proper Records, Kytopia, Metal Blade, Napalm, Groove Attack, Go! Entertainment, Frontiers, Jeepster, VARA and many others.
Traditional Sales & Distribution
Business to Business sales & distribution in all traditional audio and vision channels like retail chains and Music and DVD Entertainment specialised stores.
Non-traditional Sales & Distribution
Business to Business sales & distribution in all non-traditional / alternative channels like gas stations, supermarkets, drugstores, convenient stores and others
Retail marketing in all traditional & non-traditional channels
Radio, TV, Press & Online promotion
Online Sales & Distribution
Business to Consumer sales & distribution of physical products
Digital Sales & Distribution
Business to Business sales & distribution of downloadable content to all download portals in local and international markets incl. iTunes, Spotify , Deezer , YouTube and over 100 other digital platforms world wide
Digital Sales & Distribution Non-traditional channels
Business to Business sales & distribution of preloaded Memory Sticks, MP3 Players and Mobile Devices
Rough Trade Music Publishing Benelux