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Thursday, February 26, 2015
New sales and distribution for Te Papa Press
the beginning of March 2015, Te Papa Press’ new sales partner will be Archetype
Book Agents, and Te Papa Press titles will be distributed through Upstart Distribution.
Te Papa Press is pleased
to announce that, from March 2015, our new sales partner will be Archetype Book
Agents and our new distributor will be Upstart Press.
Due to the Penguin Random House
restructuring, we would like to say a fond farewell and a big thank you to
Nicola Faisandier and her excellent Random House NZ team for their help and
support over the years, and wish them all the best for the future.
Te Papa Press publisher Claire
“Te Papa Press could not be prouder to be
joining the stable at both Archetype and Upstart. We know our unique and
award-winning books are in fine company and will enjoy top-quality
representation from Neil Brown and his reps, and we look forward to working
with Kevin and Pat Chapman in their very exciting new undertaking. We leave
Random House NZ after almost a decade of superb support and partnership and
extend our aroha, thanks and good wishes to all their expert staff, past and
All orders for Te
Papa Press titles should go through Archetype Book Agents as of Friday 27
February. Contact details for sales reps are as follows:
Ross Lorimer – Auckland, Northland, Waikato, Bay Of Plenty
09 445 1577 or 0274 726 050 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Anna Applin – Wellington, Taranaki, Hawkes Bay, Gisborne, Manawatu
04 387 9206 or 0272 488 051 or email@example.com
Catherine Doherty – South Island
03 332 7474 or 0274 980 338 or fax 03 332 5474 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Upstart Distribution, email email@example.com or phone 09 478 4390 (warehouse)
or 09 280 3199 (office). Payments should go to Upstart Distribution’s new bank
account: 12-3427-0291752-01, or by cheque to Upstart Distribution, PO Box
302-749, North Harbour, Auckland 0751.