The Books You Need, When You Need Them

With more than 170,000 titles on hand at any given time, and with over 6.6 million textbooks shipped annually, our facilities have to be top of the line.

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Get a book's-eye view of the journey from buyback to your store.

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A proven ability to meet your needs


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textbooks shipped annually


order accuracy and on-time performance levels

Providing access to an expansive inventory


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book summaries in Faculty Center Network

Large-scale operations

State-of-the-art warehouse facility designed to improve throughput and better streamline order fulfillment as a college bookstore distributor.

How it works

World Class Distribution

Bringing You World Class Distribution

See the journey a textbook makes as we follow the process from buyback to backpack using the state-of-the-art MBS distribution process.

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A Tour of MBS

A Tour of MBS

You don't need to come to Columbia, Missouri, to get the experience of touring our facilities. Take a full video tour to get an up-close look at our warehouse.