From the EMI records in 1966 the entertainment was initailly founded by originally as Record Merchandisers Limited and the music was distribuited among to non-specialist retailers, and subsequently became a joint venture between a number of record companies. At that that time only the one  Woolworths became largest customer in entertainment UK.  And in 1986 Record Merchandisers Limited was acquired by the Kingfisher Group. After that the name  was thought to be changed form the “Record Merchandisers Limited”changed to “Entertainment UK (EUK).”

After that in the year 2001  Kingfisher Group  demerger from the parent company the EUK became the property of Woolworths Group plc. In 2006, the Woolworths Group acquired Total Home Entertainment Distribution Limited (THE) to form part of Entertainment UK (EUK) divisio. In November 2007 EUK acquired Bertram Books, a major book wholesaler and distributor.