With specialized book distribution expertise and real-time updates, Our Chicago location helps your company keep a constant eye on your assets. Whether you publish or sell books in the retail, educational or specialty space, efficient book distribution and order fulfillment will enhance your customer experience.
To meet varied pick and pack requirements, Ware-Pak uses mobile barcode scanners to validate orders during the fulfillment process, ensuring accuracy and reliability throughout picking, packaging and distribution.
Our Chicago Location Saves You Money
Our prime location in Chicago’s suburbs enables Ware-Pak to deliver the speed, accuracy and accessibility that every customer demands today, by reaching…
- Nearly 60% of the US population within 2 days
- More than 80% of the US population within 3 days
- More than 99% of the US population within 4 days
Make Ware-Pak your book distribution company and enjoy streamlined book warehousing operations, reduced handling and faster returns processing… all combined to lower costs and boost YOUR BOTTOM LINE!
UNDERSTANDING THE BOOK DISTRIBUTION PROCESS
At Ware-Pak, we’ve revolutionized the journey of a book from author to reader by simplifying the intricate process of book distribution. Our innovative system is designed to streamline every aspect of the operation, ensuring efficiency and dependability at each step. We provide a comprehensive solution that encompasses storage, handling, and delivery while maintaining the highest quality standards. This meticulous approach results in a smooth and seamless experience that ensures books reach readers in pristine condition, quickly and efficiently.
The core of our distribution process begins with a thorough understanding of the unique requirements of authors and publishers. We recognize the immense effort that goes into creating a book, and we are committed to preserving its integrity from the moment it leaves the printing press until it is in the reader’s hands. Our strategically located distribution center in Chicago is equipped with state-of-the-art technology, including advanced inventory management systems and automated processes, to handle books with the utmost care, eliminating the risk of errors and delays. In essence, our commitment to quality, efficiency, and customer satisfaction is reshaping the landscape of book distribution, facilitating a smoother connection between authors and their readers.
Frequently Asked Questions
What exactly is Ware-Pak’s book distribution service?
Ware-Pak’s book distribution service is designed to efficiently get your books into the hands of retailers, wholesalers, and end customers. Beyond storage, we manage the entire distribution chain, ensuring your titles reach their intended destinations on time.
Can Ware-Pak distribute my books internationally?
Yes, Ware-Pak offers international distribution services. We work with various shipping partners and channels to ensure your books reach global markets efficiently and in top-notch condition. We negotiate discounted shipping rates from UPS based on our total aggregate outbound UPS volume, which are passed on to our customers 100%. Recently, our international UPS discount was re-negotiated to about 80% from the published rate.
Does Ware-Pak handle both physical and digital book distribution?
Ware-Pak primarily specializes in physical book distribution. However, we are continuously expanding our services. Please reach out to our team for specific inquiries about digital book distribution or any other specialized requirements.
Can Ware-Pak help with promotional and marketing efforts for my books?
While our core strength is in warehousing and distribution, we also offer multiple additional services to assist with your branding and marketing efforts. Speak with our team to discuss specific marketing-related services.
Do you provide any analytics or reporting?
Absolutely! We believe in transparency. Our system offers detailed reports and analytics, allowing publishers and authors to track orders, returns, and inventory levels, helping them make informed decisions.
How does Ware-Pak handle returned books from retailers or customers?
Returned books are processed through our returns management system. They are inspected for quality, and based on your guidelines, we decide whether to reintroduce them into inventory, return to you, or dispose of them.
What are the fees associated with Ware-Pak’s distribution services?
Our fees vary based on the volume and specific requirements of the distribution. We offer competitive pricing, and it’s best to speak directly with our team for a customized quote.
Reach out to Ysobel Schmidt in Business Development today for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org or 708-587-4179.