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Press Release: Sheridan President Paul Bozuwa is Featured Guest Speaker at AAP/PSP Members-Only Free Guest Speaker Talk

Hanover, PA—On Friday, July 20, 2018, Sheridan President Paul Bozuwa will address the Professional and Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Books Committee at the McGraw-Hill/NY offices on the following topic: Running a Printing Company in 2018: Navigating the Challenges and Opportunities. The presentation, which is hosted by the Association of American Publishers (AAP) is set for 11…

Press Release: Publishing Industry Veterans Launch Consulting Partnership

New York, April 27, 2018 -- Ken Brooks, Bill Kasdorf, Thad McIlroy, Bill Rosenblatt, and Bill Trippe announce the formation of Publishing Technology Partners (pubtechpartners.com), a new consulting partnership that will offer a broad range of experience and expertise from a single source to clients in all segments of the publishing industry and to suppliers…

Press Release: Taylor & Francis Group Awards Full-Service Production for Global Journal Content to Cenveo

Columbia, MD—April 5, 2018—Cenveo announces a major increase in full-service content production for Taylor & Francis’ global journal production program. T&F selected Cenveo as a core content service provider to support T&F’s continued growth. As a world-leading academic and professional publisher, T&F cultivates knowledge through its commitment to quality. T&F identified in Cenveo a shared vision…

Press Release: Book Industry Study Group Publishes New Best Practices for Keywords in Metadata

New York (February 8, 2018) - In support of its mission to maintain and implement standardized best practices for its members in the book publishing business, the Book Industry Study Group (BISG) has released an updated Best Practices for Keywords in Metadata, produced by the Metadata Committee and BISAC Subject Codes Committee Keywords Working Group. With…

John Conley on How Amazon Same-Day Delivery SLAs Will Disrupt Book Printing

Borderland Advisors CEO John Conley, a 42-year book printing industry veteran with RR Donnelley and then Xerox, describes how Amazon's same-day delivery requirements will totally disrupt today's book publishing, manufacturing, and distribution markets. The supply chain requirement will create new profit models and opportunities for innovative publishers and printers, while displacing those companies that are…

Press Release: Jon Fine Joins Open Road Integrated Media as SVP and Publisher

New York, NY (October 27, 2017): Open Road Integrated Media (OR/M) announced today that Jon Fine, a legal and business strategist for digital media startups and traditional publishers, will join OR/M as Senior Vice President and Publisher effective Monday October 30. Previously Fine spent nine years at Amazon as General Counsel, Vice President Business Development…

See if you qualify: Exec Summit for Content Marketing & D2C Technologies

As book publishers build relationships with their readers through D2C sales and marketing, they must embrace new tech that supports nimble content development, data management, and conversion tools. We've launched an executive summit dedicated to helping marketers sort through these technologies. It's called FUSE Enterprise: The Convergence of Technology & Branded Content and it's happening Nov. 27-28 in Philadelphia. Click to learn more.

Nimble & Efficient: How LSC Communications Is Modernizing the Book Industry Supply Chain

To keep pace in an age of accelerated commerce, book publishers need to embrace new technology that can help them adopt a more efficient supply chain and make data-driven decisions about their business. To meet publishers' needs, LSC Communications, a global leader in print and digital media solutions, has transitioned from a manufacturer that prints and binds books to providing a number of publisher services.

Press Release: Open Road Integrated Media Newsletters Reach One Million Subscribers

New York, NY (June 22, 2017) – Open Road Integrated Media (OR/M), a digital media company, announced that its newsletter business has reached the 1,000,000-subscriber mark. Lead by Early Bird Books, for fans of discount deals, The Lineup for fans of true-crime and horror fans and The Portalist for fans of science fiction and fantasy,…

Press Release: Sheridan Acquires PubFactory Hosting Platform from O’Reilly Media

Hunt Valley, MD—Announced today, Sheridan has acquired PubFactory, the industry-lauded online publishing platform for journals, books, and reference works, from O’Reilly Media. PubFactory will continue to be based out of Boston, MA, and will blend seamlessly into the Sheridan stable of publisher technology products and services. The PubFactory team has been developing and delivering scholarly…

Press Release: Ricoh’s Highly Acclaimed 3rd Annual Publishing Executive Symposium Returns to Top Reviews

MALVERN, PA, May 3, 2017 – Ricoh today announced the resounding success of its 3rd annual Publishing Executive Symposium, a three-day, invitation-only event in Boulder, Colorado. Dozens of attendees including publishers, industry analyst experts, paper mills and technology services providers convened to discuss how changing inkjet technologies are reshaping the book publishing industry, and how…

Press Release: First Quarter Results Rise at Open Road Integrated Media

New York, NY (April 25, 2017) – Open Road Integrated Media (OR/M), a digital media company, announced results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2017. Revenue rose 40% while gross profit increased 50%, and operating EBITDA improved 44%. The numbers reflect changes in comparison to the same period in 2016, and were reported by…