February 25, 2013
Please be advised that Worthy Publishing has acquired the Ellie Claire, Gift and Paper Expressions imprint from Guideposts. This purchase includes the Ellie Claire brand and product lines as well as all nonfiction gift and inspirational books from Guideposts' Summerside Press. All Summerside Press books acquired by Worthy will now be sold under the Ellie Claire brand. Worthy's distribution partner, EMI CMG Distribution, will manage fulfillment of the Ellie Claire product line beginning Monday, March 4, 2013.
Click here to download a letter with key dates to remember regarding the transition of Ellie Claire which now includes the former Summerside Press titles to EMI CMG Distribution. Pages 2-5 of this letter contain a complete list of Ellie Claire and former Summerside Press titles which will be available through EMI CMG Distribution. Pages 6-9 of this letter contain a complete list of Ellie Claire titles that will be discontinued.
EMI CMG Distribution, Ellie Claire and Worthy Publishing are working together to ensure a smooth transition so your ability to purchase the Ellie Claire product line remains uninterrupted. We look forward to 2013 an exciting year of growth for the Ellie Claire product line through this new relationship.
Please remember to update your point of sale (POS) system reflecting the change to these titles. For more information, please contact your EMI CMG Distribution Sales Representative at 1 (800) 877-4443 or go to www.emicmgdistribution.com. To find out more about Worthy Publishing visit www.worthypublishing.com.
Thank you for your attention to this matter.
Greg Bays Betty Woodmancy
Sr. Vice President, Sales & Marketing Sr. Vice President, Sales and Distribution
EMI CMG Distribution Worthy Publishing