Today’s publishers need more growth options in order to stay competitive and profitable. Automate your fulfillment and expand globally, all while cutting overhead and storage costs with Lulu’s suite of print-on-demand tools.

Automate & Scale Your Publishing Business with Print-on-Demand

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Automate Your Growth

Is your publishing business expanding? Awesome. Now you can incorporate seamless print-on-demand with Lulu’s Open Source API.

Integrating print-on-demand is a great way to keep backlist books readily available without any overhead or to bring on more new authors without a large investment in printed books from the onset.

And because Lulu’s API is free to access and completely Open Source, you can still maintain any existing print or distribution plans while adding print-on-demand to your publisher options.

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Quality In Bulk

No matter what kind of books you publish or creators you work with, there is one constant: you need product to sell.

Lulu offers an easy-to-use file upload process to get orders placed faster. And with Lulu’s global print and fulfillment network, the Lulu book builder is the best way to get bulk quantities, one-off orders, or just to experiment with a proof copy.

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Ecommerce is the cornerstone of your publishing business. Automate sales and fulfillment with Lulu’s integrated Lulu Direct App for Shopify.

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Open source access to Lulu’s Universal Publishing Platform gives publishers a white-label solution to print-on-demand fulfillment and the advantage of Lulu’s global network.

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Easy file submission for bulk ordering with low-cost international shipping. Get the high-quality book printing you need where you need them. 

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If you’re new to the publishing world you need to focus on building your stable of authors and helping their work get the attention it deserves. What you don't need is the added stress of building an entire web store from scratch. 

That’s where the Lulu Direct App for Shopify comes in. Combining the best in print-on-demand fulfillment with the world’s fastest growing ecommerce platform, the Lulu Direct App gives you the tools to start selling books in a matter of days.

Selling Made Simple

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In the POD model, the authors can simply and easily get paid for what they produce, not what they have the potential to produce.

Lynette Greenfield, Limelight Publishing

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Overhead

There is none. Print-on-demand eliminates storage and production expenses

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Automation

Automated print and fulfillment through Lulu’s ecommerce plugin

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Simplicity

Print on-demand, sell direct, and create more profit

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Growth

Scale your business quickly with global print fulfillment

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Control

Use automation to give your business an edge over the competition

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Costs

Cut out warehousing and fulfillment costs with efficient print-on-demand solutions

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Convenience

Get the books you need, shipped where you need them

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Pricing

Competitive pricing for all print books and generous bulk discounting

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Quality

Get the bookstore quality printing you need with professional on-demand printing

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Print-on-demand enables us to conduct our business without keeping inventory in-house and the low prices have increased our margins, enabling us to net maximum profit.

Publishing on Lulu is completely free! Buy the print-on-demand books you need, when you need them with Lulu.

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Selling Made Simple

If you’re new to the publishing world you need to focus on building your stable of authors and helping their work get the attention it deserves. What you don't need is the added stress of building an entire web store from scratch. 

That’s where the Lulu Direct App for Shopify comes in. Combining the best in print-on-demand fulfillment with the world’s fastest growing ecommerce platform, the Lulu Direct App gives you the tools to start selling books in a matter of days.

Automate Your Growth

Quality In Bulk

No matter what kind of books you publish or creators you work with, there is one constant: you need product to sell.

Lulu offers an easy-to-use file upload process to get orders placed faster. And with Lulu’s global print and fulfillment network, the Lulu book builder is the best way to get bulk quantities, one-off orders, or just to experiment with a proof copy.

Is your publishing business expanding? Awesome. Now you can incorporate seamless print-on-demand with Lulu’s Open Source API.

Integrating print-on-demand is a great way to keep backlist books readily available without any overhead or to bring on more new authors without a large investment in printed books from the onset.

And because Lulu’s API is free to access and completely Open Source, you can still maintain any existing print or distribution plans while adding print-on-demand to your publisher options.