Books, Movies and Music
Book distributors are listed first. Click here to see movie and music distribution resources.
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Miss Anna’s Books publishes some really clever and innovated books on teaching children numbers. The last time I looked, no one had these on eBay or Amazon.
The CQ Bookstore sells a nice line of unique cookbooks and adult coloring books (Not “adult” themes -just normal coloring books aimed at the adult market).
BookPal is a wholesale distributor of thousands of books.
Abbeville Press specializes in publishing high-end books on art, architecture, photography, design, travel, lifestyle, and media.
Aspen West only sells one product. They were established in 1984 to distribute and market “Where’s Mom Now that I Need Her?” Surviving Away From Home” survival guide. This book alone has sold over one million copies and still selling strong.
Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (HNA) is a preeminent American publisher of high-quality art and illustrated books.
Native Ground Books & Music wholesales old-timey American cookbooks, songbooks, music instruction books, CDs and folklore. Priced for the gift market, we have some of the hottest selling vintage Americana books on the market!
Noah’s Ark provides a wide variety of items at discount pricing to stores, online sellers, distributors, & churches. Products include Christian movies and family movies on DVD, Christian books, gifts, t-shirts, ties, caps, Christian music CDs, Spanish products & more.
Mountain View Movies, is a wholesale DVD and Video Game distributor located in NY State. they specialize in purchasing closeout, liquidation and surplus stock from large stores and chains.
Ingram is the largest book wholesaler in the United States. they supply major and independent bookstores and work well with both small and large online sellers. they also offer a dropship program where you can sell books on eBay and Amazon and they will drop ship them for you.
Associated Publishers Group Discounts books approximately 65% of retail, plus storage, returns, and catalog fees. They distribute about 2,500 titles. A division of Hambleton-Hill Publishing, this book distributor absorbed many publishers, personnel, and operations of Atrium Publishing Group.
Gardners Books – The UK’s leading book wholesaler, with over 150,000 titles in stock from over 1,650 publishers
Baker and Taylor Publisher Services Provides tailored sales and fulfillment options to high-quality publishers. BTPS customers include any account in the book trade as well as mass merchandisers, specialty retail and wholesale customers, the gift trade, museums, Christian bookstores and churches, outdoor stores—essentially any business that buys and sells books. BTPS sells to accounts around the world, both in print and electronic formats.
Diamond Book Distributors and the Diamond Kids Group. In business since 1982, this comics distributor now also distributes comics, graphic novels, Manga and Anime as well as toys and other pop culture products to the book trade. Client publishers include Antarctic Press, Graphic-sha Publishing, Avatar Press, ComicsOne, Toyspress, SQP, and IDW Publishing.
Publishers Group West represents dozens of medium-sized publishers.
Consortium Book Sales & Distribution represents over 70 publishers from the US, UK, and Australia.
Jeff Adams Books (No web site) Stocks thousands of hardback and paperback books. Fax Jeff at (716)454-6072 for a list.
Bertrams – Bertrams is the UK’s leading international book wholesaler supplying more than 100,000 titles to thousands of bookshops in the UK and around the world.
White Swan Music carries music titles for the creative, spiritual listener. Categories music for Yoga, Global Fusion, Mantras and Chants, Meditation and Relaxation.
KidsCDs sells wholesale, Kids Music CDs, DVDs, videos, CD-ROM games, toys and more. They also carry music and movies for adults (no XXX)
The Music Connection sells Music Cd’s and Cassettes wholesale. Low minimum order of only 50 pieces required. Large selection of music genres.
Horizons Music specializes in out of print and hard to find CDs, LPs, cassettes, and 45s.
New Wholesale DVDs is a DVD liquidator that specializes in selling below normal wholesale to resellers. Low Minimum quantity. Credit cards and PayPal accepted. Large selection of exercise and workout DVDs and videos. New items arriving weekly.
I have mentioned DV&A before, but if you sell on Amazon you may be interested to learn that they offer the service of labeling and shipping your shipment directly to Amazon FBA for you. You just create the shipment labels, email them the files and they will label your product, put in the packing slip and ship the product directly to Amazon for you. They charge a small fee for doing this but that fee is offset by the money you save shipping the items to you first.
When you go to the site, you will see mostly DVDs which is what they are most known for, but be sure and use the contact form to sign up to hear about their deals, as they often get great deals on all types of merchandise.
PrimeTimeVideo is one of the largest buyers and sellers of overstock & closeout DVD and Video.
Celtic Music CD Store – The best way for small sellers to make money in the highly competitive CD market is to specialize in a niche. Celtic Music CDs sells Irish and Scottish folk music CDs, Renaissance Faire music, folk music CDs, and music inspired by Lord of the Rings CDs. (NOTE: Use the contact link to contact them about wholesale pricing.)
SDCD is a large distributor of music and movie videos. they carry over 2 million titles and will work with small online sellers.
The International Marketing Group (No web site. Call for catalog) sells CDs by older Blues artists and Blues compilations. These are hot sellers on eBay. The International Marketing Group, 1-800-251-4040, sells mostly re-mastered original blues recordings by some of the all-time greats. These are not surplus or overstocks. They are new recordings and sell for as little as $2.75 each wholesale.