Cinram Logistics UK Limited – In Administration ("CLUK")

On 10 August 2017 Steven Leslie Smith (6424), Christopher Laughton (6531) and Henry Nicholas Page (12250) of Mercer & Hole, 72 London Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, Al1 1NS, were appointed as joint administrators of Cinram Logistics UK Limited.

CLUK will continue to trade while the joint administrators seek to sell the business as a going concern. Please see below contact information for enquiries.


Client/Customer enquiries: should be initially direct enquiries to your normal contact at CLUK. Your contact may refer you to the administrators directly.

Former Employee enquires: please contact the Redundancy Payments Service helpline: 0330 331 0020

Creditor enquiries: please contact Manpreet Riat at

General enquiries: please contact

Media enquiries: please contact

To express interest in acquiring the business and assets of the Company please contact

Supplier enquiries: Please note that the following individuals are approved to place orders up to the levels set out below. No orders should be accepted unless received in accordance with the following authority:

At Cinram Logistics UK Limited:

Orders up to £250 to be approved by James Brooks, Nigel Doe, Russell Bell

At Mercer & Hole:

Orders up to £1,000 to be approved by Adam Seymour

Orders up to £5,000 to be approved by Henry Page

Orders in excess of £5,000 to be approved by Steve Smith, Chris Laughton, or Peter Godfrey-Evans

The Joint Administrators, Steven Leslie Smith (6424), Christopher Laughton (6531) and Henry Nicholas Page (12250) of Mercer & Hole, 72 London Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 1NS, are licensed to act as Insolvency Practitioners in the UK by The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and are bound by the Insolvency Code of Ethics.

The Affairs, business and property of the company are being managed by the Joint Administrators who act as agents of the company without personal liability.

Cinram are one of the largest providers of supply chain solutions to some of the most exciting companies and brands within the FMCG, home entertainment and retail industries. For over 40 years we have worked with some great companies including Universal Pictures, Sky, UCA, Abbey Home Media, PIAS, Cargo Records, Stubhub, Morrisons, Game and Gaiam, to meet their needs for fast, flexible, profitable supply chain solutions.

Who we are

Cinram have a deeply rooted history, experience and specialist knowledge of supply chain management and has world class solutions in warehousing, distribution and e-fulfillment. With service, disc manufacturing and distribution facilities throughout Europe our reach is second to none, and by not applying a "one size fits all" approach you can be assured of a solution tailored to meet the individual needs of your business.

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Serving your Sales Channel with Value Added Supply Chain Services

Cinram operate within four distinct markets Home Entertainment, Retail, New Business and Online Fulfilment. These are divisions which cover a wide array of consumer products in manufacture, assembly, kitting and distribution, online fulfilment and demand planning solutions.

With over 40 years of developing and refining our services and solutions we have an in depth knowledge of and passion for what we do and are able to provide a complete solution for our clients. Cinram have served many great brands in our time, and as we have used our knowledge and expertise in support of our clients, we in turn have also learned from our clients experiences and industry knowledge in perfecting and developing our service model.

What we do Home Entertainment Retail New Business Online Fulfilment

Although bound by the shared goal of providing an excellent product and service to the consumer each relationship we have with a client is different, and whilst the base requirements may be similar, our clients have specific needs for their businesses. We realise there is not a one size fits all and that each client has different requirements and together with our broad knowledge of process we have developed an understanding of the specific requirements which we are rapidly able to accommodate and improve upon wherever possible.

With strong bespoke systems and knowledgeable personnel throughout the organisation we are adept at transitioning clients seamlessly and developing relationships to build stronger and stronger practices and solutions such that the partnership of vendor and client is truly as one but also benefiting both organisations.

Our range of services include:-

  • Online Consumer fulfilment
  • Business and Retail fulfilment
  • Warehousing
  • Packaging
  • Retail Preparation
  • Product Assembly
  • Distribution and Logistics
  • Order to cash
  • Procure to pay
  • Call centre
  • Order Management
  • Project Management
  • Digital development including Apps
  • Optical Media Replication
  • Print Solutions
  • Reverse Logistics & Returns Management
  • Demand Planning & Category Management

While we have facilities across Europe our UK footprint comprises 2 sites in Aylesbury. With scalability and flexibility being key attributes within FMCG demand, this core space of 300,000 sq ft, can be further extended by up to an additional 500,000 sq ft through our established property network - ensuring we always stay ahead of the sales curve.

Where we do it

Our secure distribution facilities in Aylesbury are strategically sited - close to London and to major motorway networks maximising our reach and minimising time to market. Also close to the main Channel routes facilitating daily deliveries from our European sites, as well as to the Channel Islands and Ireland.

From our automated and dynamic DCs we can currently ship over one million units per day across all formats within the Home and Leisure category.

Next Day Delivery Network

All our sites are run to the highest standards and we are proud of our accreditations and industry associations.

© Cinram 2017