What if textbooks required no paper. Could you still touch and buy them in a textbook store? Would they be protected from copying and be read only? Can publishers and retailers make more profit, reduce their costs and charge less for their text books while guarunteing their books in stock. Would they need the Internet for the customer to read them?
The answer is yes And we use the most secure and cost effective media available
Greater order freedom to publishers in different continents
Quicker access to desk copies of textbooks
Guarantees book availability for students
Easier to have corrections made to the book and be updated for students
Utextbook offers a lot of value, but how big is the opportunity? Each year the textbook industry sells over 5 billion dollars, averaging $60 per book. 100% market penetration yields revenues of approximately $250 000 000 Utextbook charges retailers $3.00 per every book downloaded This means approximately 83 million textbooks are sold in over 4650 textbook retailers in Canada and the United States every year. 10% market penetration yields revenues of approximately $25 000 000 50% market penetration yields revenues of approximately $125 000 000
Utextbook does not change what the textbook industry does, it will always be about selling knowledge and education. It is simply helping Publishers, retailers, end users and professors evolve to cope with the digital revolution and guarantee timely, cost effective and environmentally friendly delivery of the knowledge they require. If you are a retailer or a publisher interested in using our system you can contact us at 613 292 3826 or by email at email@example.com Most importantly there are no installation or upfront fees.