We are a Global Independent Music Services company. Our team of professional music lovers provide bespoke, personal services to an incredible roster of artists, labels and music companies. We aspire to a progressive music industry that breaks down barriers, takes a holistic view and allows artists and labels to retain ownership and remain in control.
Our team of highly skilled product managers provide a valuable additional resource to your team, however big or small that may be. Bringing extensive market experience and expertise we can assist you in all stages of your project – from initial conception, through development, on to delivery, and finishing with campaign analysis and reporting. We pride ourselves on our in-depth and artist friendly approach.
Kartel has a strategic alliance with Believe Digital, who in our humble opinion are the best digital distribution company in the world. Believe have over 300 staff, with 28 dedicated offices globally and have significant digital market share in all key territories. Their Backstage platform provides us with a daily sales feed from iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, Spotify, Rdio, Beatport, Juno, Virgin Mega and Emusic, to name just a few. Additionally, Believe are rated as a Top Ten Worldwide Partner and # 1 European Music Partner with YouTube.
We are proud to maintain a 100% independent, global physical distribution network. The physical format means different things in different countries, and we place great importance in fully understanding the nuances of each market and making sure that we have the right partners in place in each. As a result we can provide comprehensive worldwide distribution into specialist independent stores, high street retail chains, super/hyper-markets, petrol stations and even non-traditional retailers as and when required.