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FONTANA DISTRIBUTION is a division of San Francisco-based Isolation Network . A minority stake of the company was owned by Universal Music until INgrooves acquired Fontana Distribution
Fontana Distribution
from UMG in 2012 to form INgrooves Fontana.

CONTENTS

* 1 Profile * 2 Fontana Distribution-affiliated labels * 3 Divisions * 4 See also * 5 References * 6 External links

PROFILE

Fontana deals in distribution, as well as in a range of sales, marketing, and back office support services, for a diverse roster of independent record labels and their artists. The company takes its name and logo from the Fontana Records
Fontana Records
label; it was initially launched by Universal Music
Music
Group in 2004 and later sold to Isolation Network in 2012. The company includes a UK-based operation, Fontana International, which handles territories outside of North America. The company also has a joint venture in Canada with MapleCore known as Fontana North . The company is the successor of PolyGram
PolyGram
's Independent Label Sales (ILS), which folded after the 1999 merger of the MCA and PolyGram
PolyGram
families of labels that created Universal Music Group.

Fontana Distribution
Fontana Distribution
has been known to successfully round up albums worldwide from national Universal Music
Music
Group companies for American release or for distribution into further territories. Fontana Distribution also partners with Executive Music
Music
Group , Chicago Independent Distribution, and Twenty Two Music
Music
Group Distribution, which in turn distribute other independent labels.

FONTANA DISTRIBUTION-AFFILIATED LABELS

Fontana Distribution
Fontana Distribution
is affiliated with more than 30 labels, including the following:

* ATP Records * ATO Records * Angeles Records * Bridge 9 Records * Black Diamond Record Companies-IHP Media Groups Music
Music
Systems * Cement Shoes Records * Constellation Records * Century Media * Delicious Vinyl * Dangerbird Records
Dangerbird Records
* Dischord Records
Dischord Records
* Downtown Records (select releases) * ECMD Film & Music
Music
Distribution * Element 9 * Eleven Seven Music
Music
* Epitaph Records
Epitaph Records
* Emanon Records * Ferret Music
Music
* Famous Records
Famous Records
* Fat Wreck Chords
Fat Wreck Chords
* Fat Possum Records * Fontana Records
Fontana Records
* Global Underground
Global Underground
* Hatchet House
Hatchet House
* Hoo-Bangin\' Records * Hopeless Records * InVogue Records * Ipecac Recordings * Kung Fu Records * Mad Science * Maple Music
Music
Recordings * Ministry of Sound
Ministry of Sound
* Mpire Music
Music
Group * Matador Records * Mancini Entertainment
Entertainment
Group * MySpace Records
MySpace Records
* Metal Blade Records
Metal Blade Records
* No Sleep Records * Napalm Records
Napalm Records
* Nuclear Blast
Nuclear Blast
* Nitro Records * Pocket Kid Records * Prosthetic Records * Pure Noise Records * Pipe Dreams Records * Psycho+Logical-Records * Psychopathic Records * Real Talk
Talk
Entertainment
Entertainment
* Rap-A-Lot Records
Rap-A-Lot Records
* Rostrum Records * Rise Records * SideOneDummy Records
SideOneDummy Records
* Solid State Records
Solid State Records
* Sumerian Records
Sumerian Records
* StandBy Records * Strange Music
Music
* SMC Recordings * SoBe Entertainment
Entertainment
* Telarc Records * Trustkill Records * Tooth ">

* ^ http://www.universalmusic.com/company/history * ^ Vish Khanna. "Label Life". Retrieved 2009-02-02. * ^ Alex Pham (2012-03-02). " INgrooves buys Fontana Distribution from Universal Music
Music
Group". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2012-04-26. * ^ " Fontana Distribution
Fontana Distribution
– Distribution Done Right". fontanadistribution.com. Retrieved 25 April 2010. * ^ http://www.ingrooves.com/our-label-partners/ * ^ Mancini Entertainment