Placing your books into the world's most comprehensive distribution channel is easy, low-cost and carries no risk. In addition to all the benefits inherent in print on demand, we are continually updating our distribution partners through catalogue feeds directly from Lightning Source so your titles instantly receive extensive market exposure.

Lightning Source connects you with the world's largest distribution channel of book wholesalers and retailers. In addition to distributing books through Ingram Book Company, we maintain relationships with the most comprehensive portfolio of booksellers serving consumers today.


Ingram Distribution Channel

Lightning Source will make your titles available through Ingram Book Group, a leader in print and electronic wholesale and distribution serving over 39,000 retailers, libraries, schools, internet commerce companies and other channel partners including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Chapters/Indigo (Canada), and other well-known retailers and wholesalers of books.

Ingram makes your title available through electronic feeds to their distribution network. Book orders are placed by Ingram's customers and ordered by Ingram from Lightning Source. For sales made through Wholesale Distribution, publishers are paid the wholesale price of the book less the printing charge for each book sold.


Lightning Source UK Ltd. Distribution Partners


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