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Company Overview of Lulu Enterprises, Inc.

Company Overview

Lulu Enterprises, Inc. operates Lulu.com and six international versions of the site for book publishing and book printing for the United Kingdom, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Dutch customers. It deals with hardcover and paperback books, ebooks, mini books, photo books, poetry books, yearbooks, wedding books, portfolios, calendars, cookbooks, and travel books. The company helps to publish client’s book with pre-publishing services, including editing, cover design, interior formatting, and publicity. It also provides buy services for various categories, including arts and photography, biographies and memoirs, business and economics, children, Christianity, comics and graphic novels, c...

3101 Hillsborough Street

Suite 210

Raleigh, NC 27607-5436

United States

Founded in 2002

Phone:

919-459-5858

Fax:

919-447-3198

Key Executives for Lulu Enterprises, Inc.

Founder
President
Age: 64
Chief Financial Officer and Director
Age: 48
Chief Operating Officer
Director of Services and Sales
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Lulu Enterprises, Inc. Key Developments

Lulu Expands Sports Photo Product Offering

Lulu's Picture.com is knocking it out of the park with its latest catalog addition -- pursuant to a license agreement with Major League Baseball Properties, Lulu will offer officially licensed photographic content to baseball fans. The new products on Picture.com will include professional photography prints and photos on canvas from all 30 MLB teams, creating one of the larger collections of sports photography in the market. The agreement with MLB Properties comprises photos of players, stadiums, iconic team imagery and gear -- together with game action photos. With this agreement, Picture.com significantly bolsters its pro sports product offerings, letting every major league and college sports enthusiast find and share what they love year-round with the higher quality pictures and wall décor.

Lulu.com Introduces New Print on Demand Platform

Lulu.com announced a new print on demand platform to streamline the self-publishing process and create new opportunities for authors to increase their earning potential. The new solution for print books provides authors unparalleled flexibility and control -- enabled by a simplified user experience, reduced pricing and innovative print on demand technology. The expanded range of new options provides the ability to personalize books to meet a wider variety of needs. Lulu.com offers three exclusive print on demand book formats -- Premium, Standard and Value. Each of these formats offers unique advantages. Premium: hard cover books with dust jacket option; photo quality color or black & white interior; image wrap or case wrap with linen color options; white or cream paper options. Standard: soft cover books available with perfect bound, coil or saddle stitched binding; bookstore quality color or black & white interior. Value: soft cover books available as perfect bound only; color or black & white interior.

Lulu Enters Licensing and Distribution Agreement with Easy Student Publishing for Kids' Creativity and Book-Making Products

Lulu announced it has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with Easy Student Publishing in which Lulu becomes the worldwide source for the Creations By brand of products. These products enhance Lulu's breadth of self-publishing and image-rich product offerings, and extend Lulu's customer base through new retail distribution channels. Some of the most popular Creations By the products provide children with the unique opportunity to showcase their imagination and talents through storytelling. These book-making kits include everything needed to write and illustrate a one-of-a-kind story-markers, paper, a creativity guide and a postage-paid envelope to send their creations off to be transformed into a professional-quality hardcover book or comic book. Illustory A+ and My Comic Book are currently available through various well-known online retailers and will be featured nationally in major retail stores later this year.

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