Year-Round Programs and Savings

Earn More Rewards

Your bookstores can receive rebates for reaching specified yearly sales goals by participating in our exclusive independent bookstore rewards program—Booklove.


Designated Bookstore Inventory- Indie Vault

What’s in Ingram’s Indie Vault? A designated supply of select, in-demand titles, exclusively available to our independent bookstore customers.

Special Edition Signed Stock

Offer your customers something exceptional with signed editions of new releases from their favorite authors.

Updated Free Freight

Save more on every order and reorder—even illustrated, art, lifestyle, design and photography books!

How you qualify for free freight.

  • Minimum of 15 units OR $350 in retail price per shipment, whichever is met first
  • Wholesale, IPS Distribution and/or combined shipments qualify
  • Shipments must originate from customer’s primary or
    secondary DC
  • Standard $1.50 fuel surcharge applies

*Program details are subject to change. You must be a free freight eligible customer to participate.



Search Faster. Order Easier.


Tuesdays with ipage—An Ingram Webinar Series

Learn everything there is to know about Ingram’s order and account management platform, from some of the best teachers around.

Topics include:

  • Streamlining workflows
  • Tips on finding the right titles
  • Updates on enhancements
  • And much more!

All on your schedule. All on-demand.



Expand Your Sales Margin


Ingram Has Sidelines

Capture more sales beyond your bookshelves, with our huge selection of gift
and game products.

  • 300+ gift and game vendors
  • 16,500+ Gifts, game and educational items

All the products you need, right when you need them.


Start with Confidence


ROSI—Recommended Opening Store Inventory

Designed to help alleviate new store stress, ROSI uses world-class Ingram title data managed by a team of experienced retail pros to ensure you enter the marketplace with confidence.


For more information on ROSI contact us now!



Marketability


Stand out in a highly competitive marketplace. Stay front-and-center for you customers with enhanced metadata and other services.


  • Proprietary metadata
  • Product metadata from 30,000+ publishers
  • Access 15+ million cover images

Visit Our Indie Bookstore Blog

Find helpful articles and timely advice on ways you can improve sales and keep on top of book trends.
Regularly updated, our indie bookstore blog is one of your best retail resources.



Never Miss a Title

Stay up-to-date on the titles your customers want most with a wide range of monthly to semi-monthly trade publications—print and digital versions available.

Ingram Advance

Your go-to resource for a getting a head start on the best in hardcover, trade paper, audiobook, gift and game, and mass market products. Advance features:

  • Trending editorial content
  • Buyer recommendations
  • Reviews
  • Advance Supplements


Exclusive Ingram Sponsorships

Winter Institute

An independent bookstore event you won’t want to miss! Join members of the indie community from all walks for a full three-day event that includes:

  • Keynote addresses and featured speakers
  • Education sessions
  • Publisher/bookseller focus groups
  • Rep picks speed-dating

Indie Bookstore Day

A single-day event held at indie bookstores nationwide in celebration of indie’s unique qualities and critical mission. Every party is different! Even more reason to.

Banned Books Week

What is Banned Books Week?
A seven-day celebration of our freedom to read buoyed by a national alliance of diverse organizations with a shared mission of education and advocacy against book censorship.

Join in on Banned Books Week





Get Started With Ingram

From authors to publishers, retailers to libraries, manufacturer to printers—if books are your passion, Ingram helps you keep the whole world reading.