Booksellers able to obtain book price & availability and place orders from CLC via industry’s leading online enquiry and ordering service
London, United Kingdom – March 1, 2012 - PubEasy®, the global enquiry and ordering service for the book industry, today announced that CLC Wholesale UK will join its growing, international e-community of booksellers and their suppliers. CLC Wholesale UK is a leading Christian book wholesaler serving Christian bookshops and retailers within the UK and throughout the world. PubEasy is a service of Bowker, an affiliated business of ProQuest.
"We’re very pleased to welcome CLC Wholesale UK as a PubEasy Affiliate," said Liz McNaughton, European sales manager of PubEasy. "Having them in our community increases the range of Christian titles within PubEasy and so provides a more compelling offer to Christian booksellers. We believe PubEasy will also enhance the service offered by CLC to its customers, enabling them to conduct business anytime, 365 days a year."
“Joining the PubEasy community provides a valuable e-commerce offering to our customers,” said Chris Magee, head of CLC Wholesale UK. “This will give the CLC product line increased visibility and provide a faster and more efficient service to our customers. We look forward to serving both our UK and International customers through PubEasy."
PubEasy offers thousands of publisher imprints and millions of titles to more than 16,000 booksellers in 110 countries. Publishers, distributors and wholesalers join PubEasy to get exposure to a large universe of potential clients, while increasing the ease with which those booksellers can conduct business with their suppliers. When CLC goes live in March 2012, titles serviced via its UK distribution facilities will be available to registered booksellers with a PubEasy account for ordering and enquiry needs. Booksellers will be able to check price and availability and place orders with CLC through PubEasy’s simple interface. Booksellers who wish to receive free access to PubEasy can go to www.pubeasy.com and register online.
About CLC Wholesale www.clc.org.uk
CLC Wholesale, located in the Hampshire town of Alresford, dispatches an ever-increasing number of books, Bibles, gifts and media within the UK and throughout the world. In this 'behind the scenes' part of the ministry, full time and part time missionary and paid staff are involved in stock control, handling telephone orders, picking and preparing orders for dispatch, packing and posting, admin roles and computer systems management, all of which play a vital part in CLC's ministry of making Christian literature and resources available around the world.
About Bowker www.bowker.com
Bowker is the world's leading provider of bibliographic information and management solutions designed to help publishers, booksellers, and libraries better serve their customers. Creators of products and services that make books easier for people to discover, evaluate, order, and experience, the company also generates research and resources for publishers, helping them understand and meet the interests of readers worldwide. Bowker, an affiliated business of ProQuest and the official ISBN Agency for Australia, United States and U.S. territories, is headquartered in New Providence, New Jersey with additional operations in England and Australia.