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Book Manufacturers & the Staying Power of Print

Top 20 Book Manufacturers December 2014

Book publishers are not alone in their attempts to adapt and thrive in a new digital era. Since the introduction of the ebook, printers...

Top 20 Book Manufacturers 2014

Top 20 Book Manufacturers December 2014

Ranking of largest book manufacturers in the U.S. and Canada is based on each company's revenue earned within the book sector. This data was compiled...

Top 8 Tweets from the Digital Book Printing Conference

BB_Live_Event November 20, 2014

If you happened across Book Business's Twitter feed yesterday, you may have noticed that our team was reporting live from the Digital Book Printing Conference...

Book Business Congratulates 2014's Gold Ink Winners

bestbooks November 18, 2014

Book Business would like to congratulate winners of the 2014 Gold Ink Book Awards . Each year, Printing Impressions magazine recognizes leading printers for outstanding...

Press Release: Introducing the NOOK Press® Print Service, A Professional-Quality Print-on-Demand Service for Authors

nook logo November 12, 2014

NOOK Media LLC, a subsidiary of  Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS),  the nation's largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media...

Barnes & Noble Jumps into Print-on-Demand with Nook Press Print

Barnes & Noble Logo November 12, 2014

In a move to pick up more self-publishing clients, Barnes & Noble has launched Nook Press Print , a new print-on-demand service for independent authors...

How Digital Printing Can Reduce Risk and Offer Access to New Markets

Kirby Best November 12, 2014

We spoke to Kirby Best, President and CEO of Performance Scrubs and former book printer, about the opportunities digital printing provides for publishers, and how...

What the Photo Industry Can Teach Publishers about Digital Printing

Espresso Book Machine November 5, 2014

The photo industry may not seem like a likely source of insight for book publishers, but its transformation in the 1990s has a few lessons...

Content Reuse: 5 Key Questions to Consider

Joe Wikert October 27, 2014

In the print-only days, once content was published it was rarely considered for reuse. Sure, there were the occasional "greatest hits" or "all-in-one" products,...

Academic Publishers Win Reversal of Court Ruling That Favored ‘E-Reserves’ at Georgia State

Cambridge university press October 23, 2014

How much copyrighted material can professors make available to students in online course reserves before they exceed the boundaries of educational fair use? That's...