With 188 years of leadership in print, we’re America’s third largest book manufacturer. The pioneer in customized four-color books for education and trade. And a worldwide leader in the production of Bibles and Testaments.
It helps that we’re also a publisher. Our Dover, REA and Creative Homeowner brands have delighted readers for over half a century with more than 10,000 titles.
With complete solutions spanning new and traditional media, we’re a one-stop resource for publishers, retailers, readers, authors and teachers. Above all, we’re a company where every word counts. Including our own.
We’re the third largest book manufacturer in North America, providing end-to-end, cover-to-cover service from state-of-the-art four-color offset and digital facilities.
We manage a variety of intellectual content for publishers at every stage of the product life cycle.
Courier New Media creates new publishing opportunities through complete solutions for key functions.
Today’s competitive environment makes it imperative to capture full value from every title at every stage in the cycle.
Book Expo America 2013, the largest publishing event in North America, runs from May 30 through June 1 at the Javits Center in New York City. You'll find Courier in the show's Digital Discovery Zone, where you can get an in-depth look at our extensive offering of complete solutions for publishers and authors. We'll have demos spanning both new and traditional media—including content management, custom publishing and workflow products as well as digital print and fulfillment options. And whether you're a publisher, an established author or an aspiring one, you also need to see the exciting services our latest acquisition, FastPencil, has for you. So come to BEA and visit Courier New Media in booth DZ1871B.Read More …
On April 30 Courier Corporation acquired FastPencil, Inc., a developer of end-to-end, cloud-based content management technology. Headquartered in Campbell, California, FastPencil serves authors and publishers with full-featured, open-platform solutions spanning content, workflow, marketing and distribution. It also provides simple automated systems to help self-publishers get to market quickly and effectively in both print and e-book form.Read More …
Dover Publications recently released a beta version of DoverPictura.com, enabling professional and amateur designers, crafters, and other hobbyists to immediately download royalty-free clip art from an immense archive of beautiful and unique images. To celebrate, DoverPictura.com is offering special introductory pricing on all image collections. The royalty-free image collections on DoverPictura.com are the result of years of thoughtful curation. They’re organized so that graphic artists and crafters alike can browse the site for inspiration, then quickly download images and immediately put them to work in their projects. DoverPictura.com also offers unlimited cloud-based storage of purchased images in a My Collections space on the site, allowing quick access to images on any device.
There's lots more happening at DoverPictura, too. Check out our blog at http://doverpictura.blogspot.com/
Following an investment of approximately $13 million, Courier Kendallville, now offers a complete end-to-end digital production capability to complement its industry-leading four-color offset operation. The heart of the new production line is a high-volume HP T410 Color Inkjet Web Press, Courier’s fourth HP digital press and its largest to date. Through this initiative, customers who already rely on Courier Kendallville for outstanding quality in four-color offset will gain access to offset-quality digital production for shorter runs right in the same facility. They’ll also gain a full set of complementary capabilities including content management, seamless customization and a direct-ship option from a convenient geographic hub.Read More …
Developed with today’s digitally savvy students in mind, REA's latest test prep innovation combines a printed book with a suite of online and mobile tools to help students personalize their preparation and make the most of their study time. REA’s test prep books provide students a targeted review of the material they’ll be expected to know on test day, plus proven tips and strategies for answering every type of question. The online REA Study Center provides corresponding chapter quizzes, tests, and full-length practice exams, while pinpointing strengths and weaknesses, helping students raise their scores by showing them exactly where they need to focus their study. Then they can use the related AP Flashcard app to customize their study and practice where they need it the most. And since the flashcards are accessible online or on any smartphone, students can practice any time they have a free moment.Read More …
Installation and testing of a new HP Indigo 10000 digital press were no sooner complete at Courier Digital Solutions in North Chelmsford, MA than a second one prepared to make its debut at the company's brand-new digital facility in Kendallville,IN. The 10000 is the latest digital press in the HP Indigo family – the industry-standard for offset-quality digital printing. It features a significantly larger format (29.5 x 20.9 inches) that makes the press suitable for printing covers, case covers and jackets for books of all sizes as well as other non-book products. “This is the most productive sheetfed digital press ever built, but it’s the print quality that is really exciting,” says Steve Franzino, Vice President of Technology. “HP Indigo printed products are of the highest quality. They match or even exceed offset, allowing them to be used interchangeably."Read More …
Being environmentally responsible is part of good citizenship. It’s a fundamental obligation of every successful company.
Consumers want green products. Making books greener gives them a competitive advantage. It also creates opportunities in content, production and marketing.
Courier has received Chain-of-Custody certification to the leading independent forest management programs: Forest Stewardship Council ™ Sustainable Forestry Initiative® and Programme for Endorsement of Forestry Certification®. Because of its systematic adherence to environmentally responsible practices in the use of paper and other forestry products through its five manufacturing locations, Courier now offers certified book to its customers.