Thursday, September 14, 2017
Bioscientifica’s partnership with PubFactory will enable heightened service to society partners and rapid publication growth over the next 5 years.
Hunt Valley, MD—Sheridan PubFactory and Bioscientifica Limited are delighted to announce a new partnership which will see all titles published by Bioscientifica hosted on the PubFactory platform beginning in Summer 2018.
Ian Russell, Managing Director of Bioscientifica shared, “From the outset of our discussions, the PubFactory team ensured that they fully understood Bioscientifica’s short-term and long-term strategic priorities, and offered creative solutions that will enable us to grow our publishing portfolio using a transparent pricing model that makes operational planning predictable.”
Sheridan’s José Fossi, VP of Client Services for PubFactory, said “This is an exciting and mutually beneficial partnership for Bioscientifica and PubFactory. We understand that Bioscientifica is at a transformative point in developing their publishing portfolio, and we embrace the challenge of leveraging PubFactory to deliver on their ambitious goals. Beyond enabling Bioscientifica to bring all of their journals and medical database content onto a single hosted platform, PubFactory will also provide significant value to their societies by allowing for greater flexibility in responding to user feedback, and promoting society brands.”
The PubFactory team has been developing and delivering scholarly publishing technologies since 1999. The PubFactory platform has been adopted by a diverse and prestigious group of publishers including OUP, Journal of Neurosurgery Publishing Group, DeGruyter, Brill, and the IMF. Today, the PubFactory platform is host to 1,400+ journals and 400,000+ books along with reference works, databases, and other content types making it the only truly content agnostic platform and service provider in scholarly publishing.
Bioscientifica exists to support biomedicine. Through their expertise in publishing, events, and association management, they strengthen biomedical communities to advance science and health. Bioscientifica collaborates with leading biomedical societies to publish and develop journals that have high impact, a wide reach, and a healthy financial return. Bioscientifica is owned by the Society for Endocrinology, and all profits are redistributed back to biomedicine. www.bioscientifica.com
Sheridan is a leading provider of print, publishing services, and technology solutions to publishers, associations, university presses, and catalogers. A division of CJK Group, Inc., Sheridan has five U.S.- based production facilities; each location has a market specialty that supports scholarly journals, books, magazines, reprints, or catalogs. Sheridan is also the provider of the scholarly publishing platform, PubFactory. www.sheridan.com www.pubfactory.com