April 05, 2007 16:58 ET

Students Sell Textbooks With Where UPS Shipping Is Free

A Trusted Name in Buying and Selling Books On-Line Announces an Industry First

LEXINGTON, KY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 5, 2007, the nation's leading textbook superstore, announces a breakthrough to make on-line selling of used textbooks a virtual no-brainer! offers free UPS shipping for every buyback order placed at Free UPS buyback shipping is another industry first for one of America's oldest and most trusted on-line bookstores. With this new service now boasts speedy, insured delivery, the best prices for the most books and the fastest pay on the net!

Easy, step-by-step directions are available for sellers at Click on "sell textbooks." Prepaid UPS labels with the tracking number already assigned are printed right from the screen. Packages will arrive to's facilities in as little as 3 days, compared to 2-3 weeks using the old U.S. Postal Service. Payments will now be issued within 5 days, usually sooner. No one pays faster than!

"By partnering with UPS, the international standard for shipping speed and reliability, has made it faster and easier than ever for sellers across the country to get maximum cash for their used textbooks and get paid for them in as little as 3 days!" explains Matt Montgomery, President and CEO of "Our sellers can literally track their shipment right to our door, and we pick up the tab! No other buyback program offers the speed, reliability or peace of mind now offers." Students have taken notice, as buyback orders have continued the sharp, almost 40% increase that began in 2006.

The buyback program is one of the largest college textbook buyback programs in the industry. This means sellers save time by selling all of their books at once at very competitive prices and have cash in their pockets faster than ever, definitely an industry first and best!

ABOUT US, a pioneer in the online bookstore industry, has been buying and selling books on-line since 1999. Its full-service approach is unique in the industry, and includes all types of books, office, medical and school supplies, DVDs and apparel. buys books and enables the public to sell books through The Marketplace, a convenient online forum.

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    Mark Carson