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Marvel signs exclusive distribution deal with Penguin Random House

Marvel signs exclusive distribution deal with Penguin Random House - Bent Corner

Marvel and Penguin Random House have entered into a multi-year deal to with Penguin Random House to distribute comic books and graphic novels to comic book shops. I bet Steve Geppi of Diamond Comic Distributors wishes he had not decided to abuse his monopoly of distributing comics last year and not distribute comics. Not only did …

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DC Comics cuts ties with Diamond Comic Distribution

DC Comics ends relationship with Diamond Comic Distribution

DC Comics announced it was parting ways with Diamond Comic Distribution, formerly the comic industry’s lone, monopolistic distributor. Geppi Family Enterprises owns Diamond. Comics published by DC will be distributed by the newly formed UCS Comic Distributors and Lunar Distribution, not by Diamond. This move began in late March. It was when the COVID-19 pandemic …

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Steve Geppi seeks to profit over comic book shops reopening

Steve Geppi, CEO of Geppi Family Enterprises and owner of Diamond Comic Distributors, announced a cockamamie scheme to capitalize on comic book shops reopening. Most comic book shops were forced to close their doors because of COVID-19. That, and because Diamond Comic Distributors, the lone distributor of comics, decided not to distribute. They also decided not …

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Diamond Comic Distributors did not have to close its doors

When I first heard Diamond Comic Distributors, the sole distributor for comic books in North America closed its doors, I didn’t think they had a choice. I was wrong. Even though the state of Maryland ordered all nonessential businesses to close because of the COVID-19 pandemic, it turned out Diamond didn’t have to close. Because …

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