Academic research publisher Peter Lang Publishing is to make all English language titles available to UK retailers via wholesaler Gardners Books.
The Peter Lang Publishing Group, an international publisher of academic research in humanities and social sciences, has a frontlist of more than 1,800 new titles a year and has offices in Berne, Brussels, Frankfurt, New York, Oxford, Dublin, Vienna and Warsaw.
Previously, Peter Lang books were distributed via the group’s own distrubition centre in Switzerland. By stocking more than 13,000 English language titles, Gardners “greatly simplifies” the purchase process for UK retailers and guarantees next work day availability of the books in the UK, a spokesperson for Peter Lang said.
Kelly Shergill, c.e.o. of Peter Lang, said: “The new management of Peter Lang is pleased to announce that we have implemented a co-operation with Gardners to stock and sell our complete list of English language titles to booksellers in the UK.”
Simon Morley, buying director of Gardners, added: “Gardners are delighted to be working with Peter Lang in making their depth range of titles available to all our trading customers on a next day delivery service.”