Effective July 1, 2017 MVB marketing has acquired PubNet and PubEasy. Ted Hill will be serving as the general manager. PubNet and PubEasy will continue to use its current technology through 2018. In 2019 this technology will be replaced by the technology used by MVB.
MVB is a subsidiary of the German book industry association. MVB stands for Marketing and Book Services of the Book Trade.
Pubnet has 250 active publishers and suppliers and 1,600 active retailers. The company made 16.7 million business transactions in 2016.
PubEasy has 11 U.S. and three Canadian suppliers, and 4,100 dealers operating in 100 countries and made 10.2 million transactions last year.