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Ingram Academic Services Signs Walter De Gruyter

November 6, 2023

NEW YORK, NY (November 6, 2023) — Ingram Academic and Professional® (“Ingram”), an Ingram Content Group brand, has signed an agreement with Walter De Gruyter, Inc. (De Gruyter) to provide distribution, sales and academic marketing services in the U.S., Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean. Beginning January 2024, De Gruyter will be able to utilize Ingram’s leading distribution and printing services, sales force, and extensive digital services to help increase its market presence and offer its book publications to customers around the world.

“We are excited to be taking our partnership with Ingram to the next level,” said Lindsey Griffith, Director of Operations at De Gruyter. “We have ambitious plans to grow our revenue, editorial presence and brand reputation in the Americas, and we are confident that the suite of Ingram services is a perfect match to help us achieve our goals. We look forward to working together more closely.”

“We are thrilled to partner with Walter De Gruyter, Inc. in the years ahead,” said Kurt Hettler, Director of Ingram Academic & Professional®. “Our extensive distribution network, integrated print-on-demand services, and strong sales and marketing approach will help grow De Gruyter’s business and expand their readership through greater discoverability and availability.”

Ingram Academic & Professional® provides distribution solutions tailored to the requirements of university and independent academic presses, as well as publishers of business, media, tech and other professional titles, all powered by the unparalleled global resources and logistical capabilities of Ingram.


Media Contact: Ingram Content Group | Laura Braam | 615.321.3110 |

About Ingram Content Group |
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, Ingram Library Services LLC, Tennessee Book Company LLC, Ingram Content Group UK Ltd. and Ingram Content Group Australia Pty Ltd.  

About Walter De Gruyter |
Headquartered in Berlin since 1749—and with offices in Boston, Beijing and across Europe—family-owned academic publisher De Gruyter uses its global reach to promote, disseminate and advance knowledge. Its portfolio makes De Gruyter one of the world’s largest and most reputable humanities publishers while extending to subject areas like natural and social sciences, economics, technology, mathematics, architecture, design and more.