Business: Books Press Releases

Longleaf Services Selects Ingram for Content Logistics

Ingram Content Group Inc. and Longleaf Services, Inc. today announced a third-party logistics agreement that combines Longleaf's expertise in distributing and selling scholarly content with Ingram's inventory management, logistics and print and digital content solutions.

Start With a Bang Then Glimmer: Official Book Launch 15th August 2014

Lena Ski, Hostess of the SuperNova Podcast and SuperNova Marketing Coach, reveals her brand new book "Start with a Bang, then Glimmer: A guide to becoming a SuperNova" on Kindle today. It's dedicated to help purpose-centred-entrepreneurs who want to make a bold and meaningful impact on their tribe and the world.

Bridgewater State University Professor Publishes New Crime Thriller, "Hurting Girls"

Having written numerous scholarly articles and currently teaching university level courses on the topic of violence against women, Kim Mac Innis, a Bridgewater State University Professor of Sociology and a Lakeville, MA resident, has brought further life to the subject via a crime thriller entitled "Hurting Girls". Published by Outskirts Press, Inc.

"A MUST on Every Bedside Table" - BALANCE - A Practical Handbook for Life's Difficult Moments.

"BALANCE is exactly what it sets out to be: a Practical Handbook for Life's Difficult Moments. Its primary goal is to increase your awareness of what's in your way and to give you practical tools and tips to get you take corrective action. It's broken down into short sections that deal with specific issues, so you can dip in to focus just on what is going to help you the most on the day. The guiding principles throughout the book reflect a philosophy of life and an ethical stance that I totally buy into and Suzie Doscher's style is direct, easy and unpretentious."

IPR License Latest 'Agents Pick' Winner Announced

IPR License, the global and digital marketplace for books rights, has announced that self-published New Generation Publishing author Paul Hurley has won the latest IPR License 'Agents Pick' for his fictional historical military tale Waffen SS Britain.

Ford Motor Company Chooses LB Foster Conveyors For Its Production Line

When the Ford Motor Company had an urgent need for a conveyor solution as part of a capacity increase programme at its plant in Valencia, Spain, it turned to Leicester based LB Foster Materials Handling. The success of the initial project encouraged Ford to place two further orders for conveyor solutions from LB Foster.

IPR License Bolsters Chinese Market Presence

IPR License has partnered with Beijing-based The Charlesworth Group to increase its member exposure in China. The Charlesworth Group will act as an agent for IPR License to engage with Chinese publishers and help facilitate rights and licensing transactions through TradeRights - IPR's fully transactional platform for whole book rights.

Books to Kenya for Author Ndiritu Wahome

Kenyan author, Ndiritu Wahome, will be launching his book, The Sad Artist and Other Fairytales, at the Storymoja Hay Festival, in Nairobi, Kenya, this September. Storymoja is an organization dedicated to promoting East African authors, and the Hay Festival is the annual showcase.

IPR License Latest 'Agents Pick' Winner Announced

IPR License, the global and digital marketplace for books rights, has announced that Joe Crawley has won the latest IPR License 'Agents Pick' for his memoir More Ketchup than Salsa. Five pieces of work were shortlisted in total; Checkmate by Doug Thompson, Jet Set Desolate by Andrea Lambert; Evermore by Brewin, Sales Through Service by Guy Arnold and More Ketchup than Salsa by Joe Crawley.

UR Business Network Taps Market Warfare Author

UR Business Network's veteran interviewer taps author of breakthrough Market Warfare book in an engaging exchange. In this tough-as-nails, Market Economy companies are reaching out for new, innovative approaches to move their businesses forward and cope with fierce competition. This award-winning Marketing work provides a framework for success and focuses on key areas of the business, with a straight-forward, How To approach.

IPR License Launches Transactional Solution 'TradeRights'

IPR License, the global digital marketplace for books rights, has opened up its platform to coincide with the launch of its fully bespoke transactional licensing solution - 'TradeRights'. This new functionality is the first in the industry to allow parties to make offers and negotiate deals on whole book rights then complete the transaction in full, including contracts and payment.

Word Branch Publishing Releases New Science Fiction and Fantasy Books

Authors Stacy Bender, John Opskar and Reid Minnich are all releasing their acclaimed series' newest installments in time for the 2014 holiday season. In addition, Carissa Mark's erotic vampire thriller trilogy, Realm of Darkness, has been re-released as a single volume e-book.