In only 15 months, MVB UK’s Teleordering platform has been developed and is operating for booksellers and publishers in the United Kingdom.
Six start-ups from Germany, Austria, and the United Kingdom have been chosen to vie for ContentShift €10,000 prize.
The Top 10 named today participate on June 28 in a Frankfurt pitching session, after which the jury will choose five shortlisted start-ups.
In Mexico and Brazil, MVB’s Metabooks metadata base will be utilized by Mercado Libre, a leading online sales and auction platform.
The MVB Metabooks program marks a first year of business in the United Kingdom this week during London Book Fair.
The pandemic has heightened the need for strong metadata management in the Mexican marketplace, say principals of MVB.
The editor-in-chief of Germany’s trade magazine Börsenblatt, Torsten Casimir becomes Frankfurter Buchmesse’s communications lead.
A new, fundraising opportunity for Ukraine’s book publishing industry has been coordinated by Frankfurt and its sister organizations.
‘A streamlined modern interface’ is promised in the coming rebuild of the Web-based international book ordering system.
Citing disruption caused by the pandemic, Pubeasy records a 600-percent increase in the number of North American booksellers using its online ordering services.