Libraries Adopt Baker & Taylor's E-Book Distribution Solution
- Can Regional Wholesalers Survive? Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;9/19/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 37, p8
This article deals with the challenges facing regional wholesalers in the publishing industry in the U.S. Last month's closing of Koen Book Distributors and niche wholesaler Alamo Square Distributors served as a not-too-subtle reminder that regional wholesalers face a host of problems in...
- INTERNATIONAL NEWS. // Book Publishing Report;7/15/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 27, p7
Presents news briefs related to book publishers in Great Britain as of July 15, 2002. Deals between Book Data Ltd. and Baker & Taylor Inc.; Combined sales of Borders Books & Music stores in the Books Etc. chain; Strategy of publisher Allison & Busby.
- Editors' Note. // Publishers Weekly;2/7/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 6, p7
Discusses the failure of Baker & Taylor to respond to the complaints of its suppliers regarding late payments, which was published in the January 31, 2005 issue of "Publisher's Weekly." Number of the company's clients.
- SPAN/Baker & Taylor offer new distribution. High, John // Publishers Weekly;3/15/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 11, p23
Reports on the distribution and database fee agreement between the Small Publishers Association of North America (SPAN) and Baker & Taylor (B&T). Agreement for B&T to waive its database fee for SPAN members; Bookselling services to be performed by publishers for B&T; Marketing options offered...
- Publisher Alley Tracks Book Buyers. Rogers, Michael // Library Journal;6/15/2004, Vol. 129 Issue 11, p23
Yankee Book Peddler and parent Baker & Taylor are wrapping up beta testing on a new service called Publisher Alley, which allows publishers for the first time to track not just their sales but their buyers. David Swords, YBP's VP of international sales and Publisher Alley project director, told...
- Daybook. Kinsella, Bridget // Publishers Weekly;3/29/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 13, p25
Presents news items related to publishing and book industries in the United States as of March 29, 1999. Includes Publishers Marketing Association's agreement with Baker & Taylor (B&T) Inc. for reviews of its publishers' books to appear on B&T's TitleSource Web site; Bookazine's launching of...
- Gutenberg and the Digital Evolution: Highlights of a Trend-Follower Market from a Distributer's Perspective. Thurmann, Frank // Publishing Research Quarterly;Sep2013, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p238
Germany's acceptance and spread of e-books are typical for a trend-follower. Germans are still reluctant to change their reading habits and strongly support the diversity of small bookshops. Germany's biggest book distributor and wholesaler KNV strongly believes in the future of the printed...
- Japan as a model for B&T. Taylor, Sally // Publishers Weekly;11/3/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 45, p45
Discusses how Baker & Taylor, whose business in Japan, is using Japan as a model for future international expansion. The sales growth in the company's international business; The launch of the quarterly magazine called `Bookwatch,' by Baker & Taylor for the international book market; Location...
- B&T unveils its VOR plan. Kinsella, Bridget // Publishers Weekly;11/18/1996, Vol. 243 Issue 47, p11
Presents Baker & Taylor's (B&T) specifications for its vendor of record program (VOR). Three-tiered flat discount schedule; Number of publishers on B&T's VOR roster; Concerns among booksellers about compensation for sales representatives in regard to VOR orders.