Why Buy New?

Why Buy New from NBC? By Kurt Eddy, Director of Marketplace Nebraska Book Company works hard to provide affordable course materials to meet the needs of your students and campuses. To this end, we have traditionally put all of our efforts into procuring USED textbooks as a cost effective alternative to NEW condition books directly from publishers. This inventory channel has

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Introducing NBC Real-Time Sourcing

We are excited to offer a new approach to sourcing during the upcoming rush season in an effort to bring more value to your orders and help you get more of what you need, when you need it. For the months of April, May, and June, we will only be actively sourcing inventory for bin and hold orders set to

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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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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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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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Frequently Asked Questions About Counterfeit Textbooks

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

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New Design Trends – “Right-sizing” Your Space

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

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NBC awarded TGCS Sales Leadership Award

Nebraska Book Company (NBC) has been awarded the Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions (TGCS) Sales Leadership Award, recognizing NBC’s revenue growth selling TGCS’ retail technology products. As a Business Partner, NBC combines TGCS’ innovation and leadership with our end-to-end technology lifecycle services. TCGS Business Partners are considered experts in their market segment with demonstrated success through customer references. NBC prides itself

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NACAS Annual Meeting 2016 – NBC Recap

Nebraska Book Company is a longtime attendee and exhibitor at the National Association of College and Auxiliary Services (NACAS) Annual meeting. This year was no exception. We sent our most knowledgeable industry experts to speak about the changing retail landscape. They demonstrated our game-changing campus-wide POS solution and innovative Digital Marketing Program. Attendees showed curiosity in the use of our

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