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6
Aug

Book Rental Promotional Resources

Begin promoting this rental option on social media now. We recommend posting about this rental option multiple times leading up to and throughout rush. We’ve done the hard part for you by creating these social graphics you can download below, customize and easily post to your channels. We’ve provided several color options to make customization easier. Social graphics are included

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30
Jun

New Bank Remittance Address

Nebraska Book Company has a new banking partner for wholesale customers. Effective, July 1, 2020, all payments should be mailed to: Nebraska Book Company Lockbox #: 776959 PO Box 776959 Chicago, IL 60677-6959 Please note: the above address is for First Class Mail only. All Overnight Mail sent by special courier should be sent to the actual site address listed

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15
Jun

4 easy-to-implement eCommerce best practices

Expert Barrett Jelvik shares his keys to building a successful eComm strategy Barrett Jelvik, Central Washington University Wildcat Shop’s eCommerce and online ordering supervisor, oversees the store’s website and manages the order fulfillment team. Before joining the team five years ago, he worked in both corporate and startup environments doing web design and digital advertising. His breadth of experience has

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3
Jun

CWU’s Wildcat Shop quickly adjusts to meet COVID challenges

COVID-19 accelerated the need for a strong eComm strategy. Here’s how CWU’s Wildcat Shop rose to the challenge. For the past five years, Barrett Jelvik has served as Central Washington University’s eCommerce and online ordering supervisor, overseeing the Wildcat Shop’s website and managing the order fulfillment team. As the end-to-end supervisor of the fulfillment team, he watches products from the

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30
Apr

Adjusting your Fall 2020 Schedule

If your campus is planning for the possibility of distance learning or starting classes early this fall, adjust your normal ordering timeline to account for drop-shipping textbooks from your store to students or receiving textbooks early And, even if you finalize your bin early, be sure to check our inventory on a regular basis, because new titles are added daily.

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21
May

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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23
Apr

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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5
Jun

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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7
Feb

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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12
Jul

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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