Sales & Marketing

  • The Sales and Marketing Team is responsible for promoting books from Wales. The Council's Sales Representatives regularly visit bookshops throughout Wales and any orders taken are fulfilled by the Council's Distribution Centre. The Council has established links with UK-based distributors to ensure that books from Wales are available world-wide. To find out more about new and forthcoming titles or which books are currently in stock at the Distribution Centre visit www.gwales.com.

  • A team of three sales people regularly visit bookshops and other retail outlets thoughout Wales.

  • The Sales and Marketing Department administers the Outreach Scheme which supports booksellers interested in organising bookstalls at a variety of events held throughout Wales.

  • It also organises a Council presence at the Hay Festival, the Royal Welsh Show and the National Eisteddfod.

  • The Department organises the Wales Book of the Month and Welsh-language Book of the Month campaigns.

  • Regular advertising supplements and Catalogues are published.

For more information please contact:

Helena O'Sullivan
Head of the Sales and Marketing Department
Welsh Books Council
Unit 16 Glanyrafon Enterprise Park Llanbadarn Fawr
Aberystwyth
Ceredigion
SY23 3AQ
Tel: 01970 624455
Fax: 01970 625506
E-mail: helena.osullivan@books.wales

Gwales

Books from Wales on-line

gwales.com

Welsh Book Trade Info

The Welsh Books Council's information resource for the book trade.

Welsh Book Trade Info