top of page
LER_Entertainment_CMYK_No Tagline_Transparent.png

Entertain your way to success and grow your entertainment business 

Broaden your entertainment store's clientele and uncover in-demand, budget-friendly merchandise by establishing partnerships with a diverse array of suppliers, brands and labels. 

Why Leading Edge?

Our dedication lies in assisting independent entertainment businesses to achieve their goals of acquiring music and film products, solutions, and professional retail guidance. With 40 years of experience, expertise, and industry affiliations, we provide our Members with exceptional business prospects, such as enhanced purchasing power, supplier accessibility, cost reductions, industry know-how, leadership, and the best methods to drive their success. 

Reason to join Leading Edge Entertainment 

  • Exclusive discounts with leading music and film suppliers 

  • Monthly entertainment magazine provided for DVD stores 

  • Comprehensive point-of-sale kit, including posters for DVD stores 

  • Dedicated online ordering system for DVD stores 

  • Opportunity to connect with like-minded peers through our Member and supplier network 

  • Membership to the National Retail Association valued at over $550 per year 

Support from leaders in retail

Our committed entertainment category team, with 40 years of experience in the industry, provides our Members with a wide range of competitively priced products and solutions, as well as supplementary business support. Whether it's inventory management, merchant rate negotiations, lease agreements, or staff training, our team can leverage their knowledge and expertise to help you achieve your objectives. 

Meet the Team

Discover your friendly Leading Edge Entertainment team today!

Adam_Profile 1_BW.JPG

Adam Shaw

Head of Entertainment

Adam has over 25 years of experience in the music industry. He has worked in a music retail store, and a Classical record Company and has been a music and book buyer for ABC Shops. Adam is passionate about his members and suppliers and is focused on driving growth within the group.

P: +61 2 8732 9512

Steve Pons_BW.jpg

Steve Pons

Category Assistant,
Books & Entertainment

Steve has 20 years of retail management and customer service experience, working for both small and large businesses in the books, entertainment and giftware sectors. He loves using this experience to connect with members and provide thoughtful service and valuable solutions.

P: +61 2 9052 4195

Leah McCarthy_BW.jpg

Leah McCarthy

Head of Memberships

Leah has worked with Leading Edge Retail for over ten years in various roles across the business, primarily with the Electronics and Appliances categories before taking on the Head of Memberships role.

P: +61 2 8732 9567

We’re here to help

You don’t have to go through all your challenges alone. In addition to our membership and category teams, our members have the support of experts and specialists in marketing, finance, operations and technology to help you reach more customers, manage cashflow, consolidate invoices and grow your business. Join Leading Edge and find out how we help independent retailers survive and thrive.

What Members Say

“Leading Edge has given me a tighter interaction with my suppliers and peers within our division.”

Beatniks

Give your entertainment store the leading edge

Access better stock, save money and sell more with the support of the Leading Edge Entertainment team.

bottom of page