Worldwide agreement struck following talks with American indie at LBF
Histria Books, a division of Histria LLC, announced the exclusive worldwide sales, marketing, and distribution agreement with Casemate Group this morning, with the deal taking effect on 1 June.
The Casemate Group, through Casemate Publishers at Havertown, Pennsylvania, in the United States (covering the USA, Canada, and Mexico), and Casemate UK, located in Oxford, England (covering Great Britain, Europe, and worldwide), will become the exclusive distributor for all books published by Histria Books under its various imprints.
The deal followed discussions with Casemate’s vp of business development, Simone Drinkwater, at LBF in March.
Histria Books is an independent publishing house with offices in Las Vegas and Palm Beach, publishing works of general interest, academic titles, fiction and literature, sports, politics, culture, as well as other subjects.
Established in 2001, The Casemate Group is the distribution partner for publishers including the British Museum, Pen & Sword Books, Fonthill Media, Potomac Books, and Penguin Random House South Africa.
Director of Histria Books, Dr. Kurt Brackob, said: "Histria Books is pleased to partner with the Casemate Group. As an independent publisher, we strive to offer our authors and collaborators the best sales and marketing solutions in the industry. For this reason, we believe the Casemate Group offers the right solutions for our growing company.
"It will ensure that all titles published by Histria Books have the widest possible distribution in English-language markets worldwide. The vast resources of the Casemate Group, combined with the knowledge and expertise of the staff of Histria Books, will greatly benefit our authors and consumers alike."