Ingram Academic Services Signs Bristol University Press


NEW YORK (May 19, 2020) -- Ingram Academic Services®, an Ingram Publisher Services LLC brand, has signed an agreement with Bristol University Press (BUP) to provide distribution, sales and academic marketing services in the U.S., Canada, Latin America, and the Caribbean. Beginning August 2020, BUP will be able to utilize Ingram’s leading distribution and printing services, exceptional sales force, and extensive digital services to increase its market presence and offer its book publications to customers around the world.

“Bristol University Press is delighted to be joining Ingram Academic Services,” said Alison Shaw, CEO of The Bristol University Press. “As BUP rapidly expands its publishing of high-quality social science scholarship and social commentary, extending our international reach is fundamental to our goals. Ingram will provide us with the dedicated marketing, sales and distribution services to do this comprehensively and effectively.”

“We are proud to welcome Bristol University Press to our exceptional group of university press publishers,” said Kurt Hettler, director of Ingram Academic Services. “Our wide distribution network and integrated print on demand services, together with our extensive sales and marketing offerings, will help their titles find more readers than ever before.”

BUP, and its award-winning imprint Policy Press, publish peer-reviewed work across the social sciences and aligned disciplines with a flagship lists in Sociology, Criminology, Social Policy and Social Justice with rapidly expanding new lists in Business and Management, Law, Politics and International Relations; Science, Technology and Society, and Economics.

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About Ingram |

The world is reading and Ingram Content Group® (“Ingram”) connects people with content in all forms. Providing comprehensive services for publishers, retailers, libraries and educators, Ingram makes these services seamless and accessible through technology, innovation and creativity. With an expansive global network of offices and facilities, Ingram’s services include digital and physical book distribution, print on demand, and digital learning. Ingram Content Group is a part of Ingram Industries Inc. and includes Ingram Book Group LLC, Ingram Publisher Services LLC, Lightning Source LLC, VitalSource Technologies LLC, Ingram Library Services LLC, and Tennessee Book Company LLC.

About Bristol University Press |

Launched in 2016, Bristol University Press, home of the award-winning imprint Policy Press, is a leading publisher in the Social Sciences with an agenda to publish world-class research that addresses the Global Social Challenges. Building on over 20 years of Policy Press publishing, BUP will publish over 250 books and 20 journals a year, with an increasing international authorship and continued commitment to disseminate world-class academic research. For a full list of books and journals of Bristol University Press and Policy Press please visit Awarded 2019 Best Publishing Website by the Web Marketing Association. For further information please contact Jo Greig, Bristol University Press, on +44 (0) 117 954 5965 or at