About Us

WBDS‘s has been a key distribution partner for Macmillan titles. Our craft book program has grown exponentially since 2006, and we have benefited from the professionalism, store placement and feedback provided by WBDS.


About WBDS

We get rave reviews.

WBDS represents over 100 publishers and has access to thousands of titles.

“For more than a decade, West Broadway Distribution Services has offered intelligent placement for F+W’s Krause, Adams, D&C and NorthLight craft imprints. Ours continues to be a vibrant, growing partnership because WBDS’s team finds new ways to display our richly designed titles storewide.“- Sara Domville, President, F&W Media

“WBDS’s seasoned team knows how to place the right books in the right stores at the right time.“ -Ron Davis, VP, Special & International Markets, Digital & Gift

“WBDS’s business model has proved very successful in selling our books. The growth of our partnership is a direct reflection of the trust their customers have in their open-minded approach to business, and their willingness to embrace and offer out-of-the-box solutions.“- Rodale Publications

“West Broadway is outstanding at testing new products in stores as soon as titles hit the marketplace. West Brodway’s ability to get new, timely product into the specialty retail channel is second to none.“- Steve Koenig; Vice President & Publisher, Books, Interweave Press

“We placed our first book in Jo-Ann Stores back in early 2002 through West Broadway Books. Since then, we have sold many thousands of books through both Jo-Ann and Hancock stores. Over the years we have found Carrie and her team to be warm friendly and efficient and always willing to react positively to the challenges of supply in the fast moving world of book publishing.“ – Martin de la Bedoyere, Managing Director and Publisher, Search Press Ltd.

“We (Landauer Publishing) are pleased to have the opportunity to acknowledge our respect and trust toward our business partner of many years, WBDS. The entire team, under the guidance of Carrie Kilmer, is professional, knowledgeable and helpful. Correspondence, phone calls and inquiries are acknowledged and discussion is always open, honest and polite. Elements of the program that have proven to be highly satisfactory are the publisher option to participate in particular programs when applicable, the testing of new titles to determine potential marketability and sales success, forecasting of timing and inventory needs, accurate and timely monthly reporting and an excellent payment history. We look forward to continued growth, success and involvement in this program.” – Kitty Jacobson, Vice President, Landauer Corporation

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