Shout! Factory taps Phase 4 Films for Canadian alliance

Phase 4 will release new releases, packaged media and select digital content into the Canadian market.
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U.S. media distributor U.S. Shout! Factory has hired Phase 4 Films to handle all non-music distribution of its content in Canada.

Under terms of their pact, Phase 4 Films will distribute Shout! Factory’s new releases, packaged media and select digital content, starting on January 1, 2014.

The deal was unveiled by Shout! Factory founders Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos, and Phase 4 Films’ Berry Meyerowitz.

“We look forward to furthering our reach and continuing to grow our business in Canada,” the U.S. company said in a statement Tuesday.

Shout! Factory packages contemporary, classic and cult TV series and movies as pop culture sold into the North American market.