CLMP member publishers selectively endorse the following vendors, and, in turn, these vendors offer CLMP members discounted rates and expedited services:
August 1, 2013 through July 31, 2014: Long known for our high quality offset book printing, Thomson-Shore now offers CLMP members exclusive rates on our exciting new products and services. These offerings allow CLMP members to keep pace with the publishing industry's advanced technology.
Digital Printing for Advanced Reader Copies; Gap Fill-In between Reprints; Testing the Market; Backlist Inventory Management; and Micro Inventory Replenishment. 10% discount on all digital short run jobs submitted to Thomson-Shore between August 1, 2013 and July 31, 2014.
E-Book Conversion services in various formats compatible for retail sales at Apple iBookstore (iPad), Amazon (Kindle), Barnes & Noble (Nook), Reader Store (Sony) and Google eBookstore, and many more. And Thomson-Shore can assist CLMP members in getting their e-books onto retail sites such as Amazon and Barnes and Noble. We're offering a $50 discount for CLMP Members on all eBook conversions. We will also waive all retail set-up fees for up to 5 eBook titles. That's an additional $375 value per title!!
Print on Demand (POD) uses a 'true one-off model'. Our POD differs from conventional digital short run. Thomson-Shore will securely store CLMP members' digital files on our server and orders are placed against those files. Orders can be received directly from retail outlets or from your own publisher website. No File Set-Up Charge for first 5 titles for CLMP Members, a $450 Value.
Comprehensive Distribution/Fulfillment Direct to Consumer or Retail/Wholesaler. Warehousing and specialty packaging and shipping options are available. No website interface programming charge for CLMP Members, a $125 Value.
Paperback & Hardcover Offset Book Printing will be market and 'contract' priced. Thomson-Shore will no longer offer a discount on offset printing.
There are some manufacturing and material limitations so for complete details and a Special CLMP Offering Kit contact your Sales Manager:
New York / New Jersey
New England & South East
West Coast & South West
Mid-America & Canada
BookMobile offers the following to CLMP Members:
BookMobile provides innovative digital services and solutions, with a reputation of excellent quality and great customer service. BookMobile provides: short run digital printing; automatic replenishment programs; true print-on-demand; Direct-to-Consumer services; eBook conversion; app development; website development; design and typesetting; content management; and eBook and print distribution.
Recognizing the competitiveness of the printing industry and the ever-growing time constraints placed on publishers today, Westcan Printing Group has proposed a unique solution which speaks to these challenges. Recognized as an industry leader for their customer service, impeccable quality, efficient schedules and competitive pricing, Westcan Printing Group is an employee owned and operated company located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Their plant runs 24 hours a day, 7 days week and as such allows them to be flexible and incredibly efficient. Westcan would like to assert its ability to speed along the printing process, as well as offer CLMP members a financial incentive to working with them by pledging the following to active CLMP members:
The McNaughton & Gunn team is pleased to offer current CLMP members the following special discount*:
*Offer good July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014. The CLMP discount cannot be combined with any other offers. CLMP members must identify themselves with each quote request in order to be eligible for discount. Freight, postage and overruns are excluded. Credit application and tax exempt forms must be submitted at the time of order.
Brainiads is an ad network of cultural websites and blogs and an online marketing company representing the arts community online.
Brainiads is offering a 20% discount to CLMP members, which also includes free assistance creating graphics for ad campaigns for the year. The Brainiads folks work with whatever budget you have in determining the best possible coverage and which sites will work potentially for you.
Visit their website for more information:
NewPages is an excellent Internet portal to the alternative press, independently organizes pages of links to hundreds of magazines, independent publishers and bookstores, literary magazines, newsweeklies, and review sources. NewPages also publishes book and 'zine reviews, and a weblog broadly covering the world of arts, publishing, and libraries.
New Pages is offering CLMP members a 25% discount on the sponsored listing fee for first-time listings in their online Guide to Literary Magazines (both print and online) and Guide to Independent Publishers.
For more information, contact Casey Hill
Media Distribution Services is a full-fledged printing and mailing service dealing in e- and snail-mail, press kits and brochures, subscription and fundraiser mailers, CDs and DVDs, business cards and postcards.
MDS is offering a 10% discount to CLMP members.
Submittable is the leading cloud-based submission and application management system presently used by over 1000 publishers and art organizations to accept and curate electronic submissions and applications.
Submittable offers CLMP member 50% any of their Profession, Commercial, and Enterprise level subscription services for the first 3 months. Features included in these versions include multi-media submissions, blind viewing for contests, UI customizations and branding, and no limitations on staff numbers.
All CLMP members using any version receive full phone and email customer support.
Fractured Atlas Associate Membership
As a member of the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses, you can join Fractured Atlas as an Associate Member free of charge!
Fractured Atlas is a non-profit organization that serves a national community of artists and arts organizations. Our programs and services facilitate the creation of art by offering vital support to the artists who produce it. We help artists and arts organizations function more effectively as businesses by providing access to funding, insurance, education, and more, all in a context that honors their individuality and independent spirit. By nurturing today's talented but underrepresented voices, we hope to foster a dynamic and diverse cultural landscape of tomorrow.
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