Press Releases

30
Sep

CIT Bank Provides Nebraska Book Company New Credit Facility

The flexible financing provides opportunity for growth and continued stability Lincoln, Neb. (October 1, 2019) – Nebraska Book Company (NBC) entered into a new five-year, asset-based loan facility with CIT Bank. Part of the proceeds will be used to replace its existing credit facility with Callidus Capital Corporation, which would have matured in January 2020. The remainder of the facility

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19
Jun

Pearson added to NBC’s Publisher Rental Program

Pearson’s rent-only titles will be available for the fall 2019 rental period Lincoln, Neb. (June 19, 2019) – Nebraska Book Company’s Publisher Rental Program is growing with the addition of a new partnership with Pearson. Pearson joins McGraw-Hill as part of NBC’s growing publisher-rental service. The partnership gives bookstores a one-stop solution for all publisher rentals and provides more ease

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11
Sep

Jeremy White steps into new role as President of PrismRBS

Improving Campus-wide Retail Solutions Designed to Support Customer Success LINCOLN, Neb—Nebraska Book Company (NBC) is excited to announce Jeremy White’s promotion to President of PrismRBS. White will oversee PrismRBS and its commitment to continue providing world-class products and services to its new and existing customers.   Jeremy has been with NBC for nearly five years. During which time he has

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16
Aug

Nebraska Book Company and Follett Higher Education Group Form Strategic Sourcing Partnership

NBC Takes on Follett’s Independent Store Service Accounts; Follett Shifts Wholesale Focus to Online Marketplace Technology LINCOLN, Neb. and WESTCHESTER, Ill.–Nebraska Book Holdings, Inc. (“NBC”) and Follett Higher Education Group (“FHEG”) today announced a strategic sourcing partnership to expand access, efficiency and savings to institutions involved in wholesale course materials sourcing and selling. Through the partnership NBC will expand its

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9
Aug

McGraw-Hill Education Leading the Way to Make High-Quality Learning Materials More Affordable for U.S. College Students

Announces six new rental agreements along with significant growth in digital and first-day-of-class inclusive access programs   August 8th, 2018 (NEW YORK, N.Y.)– McGraw-Hill Education announced today that it has reached several new milestones in its expanded “Affordability & Outcomes” program, aimed at improving student savings and driving better learning outcomes. The company now covers nearly the entire marketplace with

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5
Jun

Textbook Distributor Nebraska Book Company Adopts the EPEG Best Practices to Help Stop Counterfeiting

EPEG Best Practices represent the largest industry action to stop pirated and counterfeit materials   NEW YORK, N.Y. (June 1, 2018) – Cengage, Elsevier, Macmillan Learning, McGraw-Hill Education, and Pearson together with textbook distributors Nebraska Book Company and Nebraska Book Holdings, Inc. (“Nebraska”) announced today that Nebraska is adopting the textbook industry’s Anti-Counterfeit Best Practices developed by the Educational Publishers Enforcement

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11
May

NBC Introduces New Executives

LINCOLN, Neb—Nebraska Book Company is excited to welcome Joe Miller as our new Senior Vice President of Finance and Treasury. Miller will oversee the company’s financial planning, reporting, tax and treasury functions. Before joining NBC, Miller worked at Follett Corporation in numerous senior financial and operational roles, KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers where he utilized his CPA credentialing. A veteran of the

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1
May

NBC and RBS Announce PrismRBS: Serving the best to higher education and the independent store marketplace

Lincoln, Neb.—Nebraska Book Company, Inc. and the Collegiate Retail Alliance, owner of RATEX Business Solutions, have merged their respective technology businesses. This merger introduces a new company, PrismRBS (Prism Retail Business Solutions). PrismRBS is now the most adopted campus-wide POS and ERP system serving higher education and the independent store marketplace. This transaction closed on May 1st, 2018. PrismRBS is

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4
Apr

NBC Introduces MyNBC – Redefine the way you order books

LINCOLN, Neb — Nebraska Book Company, Inc. has introduced MyNBC to the higher education market, its newest platform designed with college bookstores and wholesalers in mind. “Creating a great user experience was at the forefront of our decision to redesign our order portal. We look forward to our customers utilizing this new interface.” – Kara Bunde-Dunn, Senior VP of Marketing

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1
Mar

NBC’s Technology Division and RBS to Merge

Lincoln, Neb.—Nebraska Book Company, Inc. and the Collegiate Retail Alliance, owner of RATEX Business Solutions, have reached agreement to merge their respective technology businesses. The merger will result in the formation of a new company: PrismRBS (Prism Retail Business Solutions). PrismRBS immediately becomes the most adopted campus-wide POS and ERP system serving higher education and the independent store marketplace. The

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