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Fox Chapel Publishing Assumes Sales and Wholesale Distribution for all Landauer Publishing Books

Fox Chapel Publishing Assumes Sales and Wholesale Distribution for all Landauer Publishing Books

Posted: 2017/01/31

Fox Chapel Publishing Company Inc. is pleased that it will assume responsibility for worldwide business-to-business sales, marketing, and distribution of all book products from Landauer Publishing, LLC, effective January 1, 2017.

            Fox Chapel Publishing specializes in illustrated nonfiction for craft and hobby enthusiasts. Based in East Petersburg, Pa., the company publishes more than 1,200 book titles and three quarterly magazines on subjects ranging from coloring and needlecrafts to woodworking and home improvement. Landauer Publishing, based in Urbandale, Iowa, publishes more than 100 active titles in quilting and home arts.

            Fox Chapel will assume exclusive wholesale distribution of Landauer Publishing books. Sales on a wholesale basis to retailers, distributors, and libraries will be handled by Fox Chapel’s dedicated sales team, as well as the company’s designated outside sales representatives and international agencies. Landauer Publishing will continue editorial development and book manufacturing activities for its titles, as well as direct consumer sales.

“Landauer excels at creating inspiring, beautifully illustrated how-to publications, which makes them a perfect partner for Fox Chapel Publishing,” commented Ray Wolf, Sales Director at Fox Chapel Publishing. “This new arrangement is going to help both companies become even more effective in serving customers,” added Wolf.

Fox Chapel Publishing’s Trade Sales department can be reached at 800-457-9112 ( for more information.


Landauer Publishing is an independently-owned, award-winning publisher managed by people passionate about books and about bringing high-quality inspirational and creative, technique and how-to publications to life. We are all about excellence in content, photography, design, and service to all our customers and to our authors.


Fox Chapel Publishing inspires and informs readers who enjoy a wide variety of hobbies, crafts, and lifestyle interests. The company specializes in illustrated nonfiction with a focus on artisan and high-quality craft books. Fox Chapel publishes more than 1,200 book titles and three quarterly magazines, including DO Magazine, the #1 coloring magazine in its class. The publisher’s imprints include Design Originals, IMM Lifestyle Books, and Creative Homeowner. For more information please visit

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