Slicebooks Signs Lonely Planet, IPG & Globe Pequot Among Others


By Dianna Dilworth Comment

gI_96531_Screen Shot 2014-05-06 at 3.54.57 PMDigital publishing and retail platform Slicebooks has grown their list of content partners to more than 280 publishers. New clients include: Lonely Planet, Globe Pequot, FranklinCovey, Rowman & Littlefield, NBN and the Independent Publishers Group (IPG).

Slicebooks is also launching a new eBook store on May 29th. The store will allow publishers to sell whole eBooks, as well as let them mix and match the content that the want to sell. Readers can also “slice and remix” the content that they want to buy through Slicebooks’ new eBook Remix app.

“The integration of the new Slicebooks Store with our services platform gives publishers an automatic publishing path to a store designed specifically to feature their newly repackaged content,” stated Jill Tomich, Slicebooks CEO. “We aim to build an open global repository of content that gives both academic and trade consumers complete choice — get content whole, by-the-slice or mix and match to customize your own eBook. “