Carol Stream, Ill. — Tyndale House Publishers today announced the addition of two distributors to its operation in the United Kingdom. While maintaining its long-standing relationship with Trust Media Distribution, Tyndale will now also partner with Inter-Varsity Press and CLC (Christian Literature Crusade)to better serve its constituents in the UK. Products will begin shipping from the newly appointed distributors on September 2, 2013.
“Tyndale has a long history of publishing activity in the United Kingdom dating back nearly 50 years,” said David Endrody, Tyndale’s vice president of sales. “As with all markets, changes occur over time, and we have a commitment to ensure our books and Bibles are available wherever people shop. We are very optimistic about how our newly appointed distributors—Inter-Varsity Press and CLC Wholesale—will complement the solid operational expertise of Trust Media to better serve the UK.”
Added Jim Elwell, Tyndale’s director of international publishing, “With the fast-paced changes taking place in our global markets, we’re grateful we now have three outstanding organizations from which Tyndale products can be sourced. We know all of these companies share a passion for fulfilling our corporate purpose of ministering to the spiritual needs of people.”
Additional information about each entity is available at the following links:
Trust Media Distribution (Tyndale’s current partner) – www.tmdistribution.co.uk
Inter-Varsity Press – www.trade.ivpbooks.com/trade
CLC (Christian Literature Crusade) – www.clc.org.uk/clcwholesale.
Tyndale House Publishers – www.tyndale.com
Tyndale House Publishers, founded in 1962, is the world’s largest privately held Christian publisher of books, Bibles, and digital media. Tyndale has published many New York Times bestsellers. The largest portion of its profit goes to the nonprofit Tyndale House Foundation, which makes grants to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of people around the world. Tyndale was founded to publish Living Letters, which later comprised part of The Living Bible, a contemporary paraphrase of the Bible that became a global publishing phenomenon. Tyndale now publishes the Holy Bible, New Living Translation (NLT), the translation of choice for millions of people. Each NLT sale benefits the worldwide translation work of Wycliffe Bible Translators.