We did an extensive search for the best book distributor and concluded Ingram Publisher Services had the best combination of both physical and digital solutions for our growing list of books.
LaVergne, TN (Vocus) June 8, 2010
Ingram Publisher Services Inc., the full-service book distribution division of Ingram Content Group Inc., today announced three new client publishers: Windsor Peak Press, publisher of bestselling parenting and wedding titles, ALARM Press LLC, publisher of ALARM magazine spotlighting the arts and music, and Schilt Publishing, a publisher of high-end photography books.
“We are excited to be joining Ingram,” said Alan Fields, publisher, Windsor Peak Press. “We did an extensive search for the best book distributor and concluded Ingram Publisher Services had the best combination of both physical and digital solutions for our growing list of books.”
Windsor Peak Press is the publisher of bestselling parenting and wedding titles, including, Bridal Bargains, Expecting 411, Baby Bargains, Baby 411, and Toddler 411. Windsor Peak titles have been featured on Oprah, NBC’s Today and in the pages of the Wall Street Journal and People magazine.
Founded in 1995, ALARM Press LLC is the publisher of ALARM magazine, a four time per year book-style publication that spotlights innovative underground musicians and artists. ALARM Magazine is known as a go-to resource for finding new artists and musicians and is popular among music fans and people within the art and music industry.
Schilt Publishing is known for its high-quality documentary photography books. Schilt Publishing was recently awarded the 2010 Best Photography Book of the Year for its publication The Rape of a Nation, a photographic documentary of the Congo war. The award was given from POYi, Picture of the Year International.
Ingram is uniquely positioned as a one-stop source for publishers to store, distribute, market and sell content in both traditional and digital formats. Publishers working with Ingram Publisher Services have access to Ingram’s CoreSource® platform, a robust and easy-to-use online solution for the storage, management and distribution of digital content. For traditional format books, print-on-demand book manufacturing and fulfillment options from Lightning Source Inc. are seamlessly wrapped into the distribution services options of IPS.
“At Ingram, our mission is to help content reach its destination so publishers can focus on what they do best: create innovative books,” said Mark Ouimet, Vice President and General Manager, Ingram Publisher Services. “The combination of Ingram’s print and digital products, services and connectivity in the market will allow the titles of Windsor Peak, Alarm and Schilt to reach an even broader audience, and I am pleased to welcome them to the IPS family of distribution clients.”
Ingram Content Group Inc. provides a broad range of physical and digital services to the book industry. Ingram’s operating units are Ingram Book Company, Lightning Source Inc., Ingram Digital, Vital Source Technologies, Inc., Ingram Periodicals Inc., Ingram International Inc., Ingram Library Services Inc., Spring Arbor Distributors Inc., Ingram Publisher Services Inc., Tennessee Book Company LLC, Coutts Information Services, and Ingram Marketing Group Inc. For more information, visit http://www.ingramcontent.com
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