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Marvel "Greatly Reduces" Newsstand Distribution
Mind you neither do many comic shops these days Marvel first took its fledgling steps into the direct market, in the seventies, selling their comics non-returnably to Phil Seuling and his Seagate Distribution, letting comic shops order individual quantities of the comics they wanted and getting them to the shelves fast – a real novelty at[...]
My Monthly Curse by Phill Hall #5 – The Value Of Everything
Returns weren't bad, but you paid for them first and then got a refund two months later for your unsold copies – the retailer was making returns every single week of the things he would never, ever, sell. There had to be some way for the publisher to get more power over the distributors? Along[...]