National Magazine Distributors – “The Big Four”
Other National Distributors – Inclined towards small and regional magazines
Canadian Distributors (Who also do business in the US)
Coast to Coast: www.ctcmagazines.com
Specialty Retail Periodical and Bookstore Distributors
-Barnes & Noble, Hastings (exclusive), small bookseller chains, many specialty retailers including Joseph-Beth, Gander Mountain, REI and Stewarts.
-Books A Million (exclusive), Sam’s Club, regional bookstore chains such as Joseph-Beth Books, Book World and many specialty retailers
OneSource Magazine Distribution: http://www.onesourcedist.com
-Whole Foods, many specialty food retailers
Convenience chains, hospital gift shops, rural and small chain supermarkets, drug stores and other indie retailers
National Periodical/Magazine Wholesalers – “The Big Two”
TNG (Formerly The News Group)
Regional Periodical and Book Wholesalers You Should Know
Los Angeles and the West Coast: Newsways, Inc.
Colorado and the Mountain States: Kent News, Inc.
South East: DK News, Inc. www.dknews.net
Minnesota, Iowa & Upper Midwest: Valley News Company
Central & Western Pennsylvania: Newborn Enterprises
Central & Western New York, Northern PA: Southern Tier News Company
Central and Northern Ohio & Western PA: Mahoning Valley Distributing
Albany, NY and Upstate New York: The Evan Group
Wisconsin, Northern Illinois: Southern Wisconsin News, Inc.
Magazine Industry Associations