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Baker & Taylor Publisher Services Announces New Clients
Baker & Taylor( 10/10/2018 )

Baker & Taylor Publisher Services Announces New Clients
?Publishers to Benefit from Personalized Service in US & International Markets ?

CHARLOTTE, N.C., October 5, 2018 ?Baker & Taylor, a premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products, is pleased to announce the newest selection of client publishers represented by the company's Publisher Services group, in North America and internationally through Global Publishers Services (GPS).

Effective October 1, 2018, Baker & Taylor Publisher Services (BTPS) will manage worldwide warehousing and fulfillment for Teachers College Press. For more than a century, Teachers College Press—the university press of Teachers College, Columbia University—has been committed to addressing ideas that matter most to educators, seeking to open and expand the dialogue between theory and practice in all areas from infant/toddler to adult learning as well as in a variety of other disciplines, including psychology, sociology and culture, history, philosophy and women's studies.

Effective November 1, 2018, BTPS will manage U.S. warehousing and fulfillment for Behrman House, known for its distinguished Jewish educational materials used in schools throughout North America and in English-speaking countries around the world. They have 1,100 titles in print along with an illustrated children's storybook imprint, Apples & Honey Press.

In addition, BTPS has signed sales representation and distribution agreements with the following clients:

  • -Aviation Supplies and Academics, effective January 1, 2019 - U.S., Canada, and international

  • -Kaminn Media, effective January 1, 2019 - U.S., Canada, and international excluding the UK and Europe

  • -Urbane Publications, effective January 1, 2019 - U.S., Canada, and international excluding the UK and Ireland

  • -WunderMill, effective January 1, 2019 - U.S. and Canada

  • -The Sutherland House, effective January 1, 2019 - U.S. and international, excluding Canada

  • -Bushel & Peck Books, effective June 1, 2019 - U.S., Canada, and international


And for international sales only through GPS, the following clients:

  • -Obvious State, effective January 1, 2019 - international, excluding the U.S. and Canada

  • -Microcosm Publishing, effective January 1, 2019 - international, excluding the UK, U.S. and Canada

Aviation Supplies and Academics (ASA) is the leading publisher of aviation books and the largest producer of pilot supplies in the United States, providing trusted materials for more than 78 years.

Kaminn Media publishes John Brierley's bestselling, authoritative guidebooks to the Camino de Santiago.

Urbane Publications is one of the UK's fastest-growing publishers, publishing crime fiction and thrillers, contemporary fiction, literary fiction, and business titles.

Children's publisher WunderMill publishes under two imprints, Persnickety Press and The Cornell Lab Publishing Group, and will be releasing new titles in spring 2019 from Jane Yolen, best-selling author of Owl Moon.

The Sutherland House publishes narrative non-fiction and was founded by Ken Whyte, former editor-in-chief of Saturday Night Magazine, the founding editor of The National Post, the former editor and publisher of Maclean's magazine, and author of Hoover: An Extraordinary Life in Extraordinary Times (Knopf, 2017).

Obvious State is a studio that creates high quality art prints, mugs, tote bags, and postcard sets aesthetically inspired by literary classics that have stood the test of time.

Microcosm Publishing is a publisher based in Portland, Oregon, with strengths in the categories of pop culture, how-to, self-help, erotica, lifestyle, sports, music, transportation, as well as a popular gift line of tee shirts and other merchandise.

Start-up children's publisher Bushel & Peck Books will release their first titles in Fall 2019 and is under the direction of David Miles, former publishing director and a partner at Familius.

All BTPS client publishers benefit from Baker & Taylor's distribution network, which includes the ability to reach most U.S. readers in one to two days, manufacturing resources and the knowledge and market data that comes from its position as a leading supplier to public and school libraries, higher education retail stores, the general book trade, and specialty retailers.

Publishers interested in Baker & Taylor Publisher Services can learn more at http://btpubservices.com/.



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Baker & Taylor is a premier worldwide distributor of books, digital content and entertainment products from approximately 25,000 suppliers to over 20,000 customers in 120 countries. The company offers cutting-edge digital media services and innovative technology platforms to thousands of publishers, libraries, schools and retailers worldwide. Baker & Taylor also offers industry leading customized library services and retail merchandising solutions. For more information about Baker & Taylor visit www.baker-taylor.com. Baker & Taylor is part of Follett Corporation, the world's largest single source of books, entertainment products, digital content and multi-media for libraries, schools and retailers. Follett is headquartered in Westchester, Illinois. For more information about Follett, visit www.follett.com.

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