Press Release: Slicebooks Announces White Label Partnership with Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group (R&L)
"After deciding to revitalize our journal program in digital format, we reviewed various options for building a new kind of store with renewed functionality for our customer base," said Jed Lyons, Rowman & Littlefield's CEO. "We believe the Slicebooks platform offers the most cutting-edge and customizable solution available. With Slicebooks we can make our content available whole or by-the-slice. Letting our customers mix and match to customize their own ebooks is a smart new innovation for journal content particularly."
Slicebooks is a publishing platform that helps publishers repurpose content and build direct sales channels. Slicebooks includes a patent-pending content management system, an iTunes style retail platform and mobile web apps. The Slicebooks development team is led by veterans from such leading technology publishing companies as O'Reilly Media, Pearson, and Manning. For more information, visit http://slicebooks.com
About Rowman & Littlefield
Rowman & Littlefield is a leading independent publisher, headquartered just outside Washington DC, with strengths in academic publishing across the humanities and social sciences, as well as government and official data and educational publishing. Rowman & Littlefield publishes simultaneously in print and ebook editions, with more than 12,000 ebooks now available for all frontlist and an increasing range of backlist titles. Rowman & Littlefield is also one of North America's largest book distributors via National Book Network (NBN), based out of Pennsylvania, and an international arm (NBNi) based in Plymouth, UK. Headquartered in Lanham, MD, Rowman & Littlefield also maintains offices in New York City, Toronto, London, and Boulder, CO. For more information, visit http://www.rowman.com