– In 4Q16 Discmakers added book printing for its BookBaby division, reports Tony Van Veen. New hardware included an HP 10000 digital printer, plus equipment to print and laminate soft and hard covers, and for book binding and finishing.
– By the end of 1Q17 Discmakers expects to add another DVD line to service meet DVD-9 demand.
– Discmakers also recently launched Merchly, a brand that services artists’ band merchandise needs.
– Discmakers’ CD Baby digital distribution division in the past year has added reps in Chile, Argentina, Colombia, and Mexico, in addition to the rep we already had in Brazil. We are seeing greater than 50% annual growth in digital distribution in Latin America.
DETROIT, MI – The best in vinyl packaging will be recognized Nov. 6, 2017 at the Alex Awards at the Westin Book Cadillac Detroit at “Making Vinyl,” the first B2B conference dedicated to the rebirth of the vinyl record manufacturing industry. “Making Vinyl” will closely examine the circumstances leading up to the astounding comeback of Read More...Read more
DETROIT, MI — Historians are going to study how a home entertainment format deemed to be dead and forgotten less than 15 years ago is now regarded globally as physical media’s only shining star in the digital age. “Making Vinyl” is a two-day conference to be held on Nov. 6-7, 2017 (Monday & Tuesday) Read More...Read more
Read Issue 2Q/2017 of Physical World Newsletter.