Another U.S. POD Service Crosses The Atlantic Through An Alliance
- Replica Books, Gardners Ink POD Pact. // Publishers Weekly;10/16/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 42, p12
Reports that Replica Books, the on-demand printing operation of the informata.com business unit of Baker & Taylor, has reached an agreement with Gardners Books, a wholesaler from Great Britain. Conditions of the agreement; Comment on the benefits of the agreement.
- B&T Revamping Replica, E-book Distribution. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;5/20/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 20, p10
Reports on the decision of Baker & Taylor (B&T) to unite its print-on-demand (POD) and e-book distribution operations under a single corporate division in 2002. Views of Jean Srnecz of B&T on putting POD and e-books together; Information on Replica Books; Strength of B&T.
- The point of no returns. Toller, Carol // Quill & Quire;Aug99, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p22
Focuses on the benefits of on-demand- or POD printing in Canadian publishing industry. Features of printing technique; Assessment of some publishers on the usefulness of POD; Reasons of publishers for not embracing the technology application in the book industry.
- The changing game for writers. Toller, Carol // Quill & Quire;Aug99, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p23
Analyzes the influence of electronic books and print-on-demand systems on definitions of the term in print in the U.S. Conceptualization of the words in print and book; Benefits of publishing technologies; Comparison of costs between electronic conversion and printing a paper book.
- Gazing into the Crystal Ball. Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;10/2/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 40, pS9
Examines the impact of electronic commerce, electronic publishing and print-on-demand on the book industry. Status of the demand for remainders or publisher's overstock; Benefit of bargain books to stores; Information on book buying on the Internet.
- You Can Publish It Yourself. Goldstein, Scott // njbiz;8/16/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 33, p16
Presents information on a print-on-demand service offered by Ridgewood, New Jersey-based bookstore Bookends. Features of Instabook printing press acquired by Bookends; Printing costs; Inventor of Instabook press.
- The Summer of POD. Nelson, Sara // Publishers Weekly;9/8/2008, Vol. 255 Issue 36, p5
The author reflects on the popularity of print-on-demand (POD) publishing in the summer of 2008. She cites some POD deals in the publishing industry during the season. She suggests it is probably better for a publisher to take the reduced profit on an immediately available POD title rather than...
- A Generation of POD Prousts. Reed, Fred // Insight on the News;1/14/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p29
Provides information on print-on-demand publishing (POD). Cost of POD service from iUniverse.com; Description on how POD service works; Potential of the service; Advantages the service give to authors who are being rejected by common publishers.
- Replica Books Said To Be Heading For Fast Growth, As POD Heats Up. // Book Publishing Report;10/30/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 43, p3
Reports on the expansion of Replica Books' inventory of books by spring 2001, according to publisher Susan Frost. Replica's plan to benefit from the growing interest in print-on-demand publishing; Replica's formation of an alliance with leading British book wholesaler Gardners Books Ltd.