Buyback is coming—and with much of retail moving into the eCommerce space, it’s very important to stay relevant. Brand loyalty is becoming a thing of the past and students are becoming savvier than ever when it comes to getting the most for their money. Consider the areas where your store’s marketing could use a pick-me-up and try out a few
It’s that time of year again! Students are starting to fill up campus and begin getting their last minute supplies and materials prepared — are you prepared for the rush? Whether its updating a register or having enough “Return” stickers on hand, it’s easy to look over the small things when there is so much going on. NBC is here to help
Q&A with Vicki Marvel, Bookstore Manager at Alvin Community College Nebraska Book Company sat down and discussed the benefits of our managed eCommerce system with user, Vicki Marvel from Alvin Community College. NBC: Do you feel that eCommerce is important to campus retail? If so, why? Vicki: ECommerce is extremely important to the ever-changing college store industry. More online classes
Modern business solutions that bring your store success Having trouble getting your adoptions in? Use PrismInsight to give you the data you need to run your business. PrismInsight’s Course Materials – Pre-Rush report allows you to break down your data and view order decisions, QTP summaries and adoptions received by week. Learn more about PrismInsight, or visit PrismRBS.com.
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
1. What are counterfeit textbooks? Counterfeit textbooks are books that are unauthorized copies of verified educational materials. NBC has gone through an extensive process to ensure all the textbooks in our warehouse are verified by strict industry standards. 2. Why should I care? It is important to make sure you are getting verified educational materials for your students. Together we
Nebraska Book Company believes it’s important to listen to our customers. With Fall Rush quickly approaching, it’s time to start planning for this busy time. Recently, NBC introduced MyNBC, our new ordering portal that brings modern efficiency and ease to the ordering process. With Fall Rush approaching, here are four tips to make your ordering season a little more efficient.
“The CU Book Store was excited when the Collegiate Retail Alliance (“CRA”) identified us as the ideal candidate to participate as the alpha/beta test partner for the new Prism/POS software application. The number and quality of resources dedicated to the development/implementation effort by both Nebraska Book Company (“NBC”) and Ratex Business Solutions (“RBS”) demonstrated an incredible level of commitment to
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
By Randy Stejskal, Founder and Vice President of College Store Design When participating in trade shows, facilitating industry learning and training events, or serving as an invited guest speaker, I am often asked, “What are other Colleges and Universities doing with their retail stores”? For the most part, my response is “a lot of things”. One trend in particular we are seeing