EMA Presents Independent Product Market June 3-4


ENCINO, CA (May 12, 2014) … The Entertainment Merchants Association (EMA) will present its Independent Product Market (IPM) on June 3 and 4 at the Marriott Marina del Rey in Marina del Rey, California.

IPM is the premiere invitation-only hosted buyer event offering two-days of pre-scheduled meetings and networking opportunities for leading independent studios and the industry’s largest buyers. This year, sixteen independent studios will be meeting with more than 50 buyers from 17 retail companies, representing both brick and mortar stores and online video retailers such as Anderson Digital, Hoopla, Hulu, Nook, and Redbox Instant.

The Entertainment Merchants Association (EMA) is the not-for-profit international trade association dedicated to advancing the interests of the $34 billion home entertainment industry. EMA-member companies operate approximately 35,000 retail outlets in the U.S. and 45,000 around the world that sell and/or rent DVDs, computer and console video games, and digitally distributed versions of these products. Membership comprises the full spectrum of retailers (from single-store specialists to multi-line mass merchants, and both brick and mortar and online stores), distributors, the home video divisions of major and independent motion picture studios, video game publishers, and other related businesses that constitute and support the home entertainment industry. EMA was established in April 2006 through the merger of the Video Software Dealers Association (VSDA) and the Interactive Entertainment Merchants Association (IEMA).

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For more information, please contact:

Sean Bersell


818-531-4362 Ext. 244 or sbersell@entmerch.org

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