We're Follett Corporation - more than 10,000 talented and dedicated associates who strive day in and day out to simplify the delivery of education for our customers everywhere by anticipating their needs and then delivering solutions that exceed our customer's expectations. We take pride in the fact that for more than 135 years, we have been helping to improve people’s lives by supporting a lifetime of learning and education.
Today, Follett generates more than $2.7 billion in annual sales by providing universities, libraries and schools and school districts with a wide range of educational tools and services that fuel the learning process and spark the imagination. We bring together our capabilities in traditional and digital textbooks, course materials, e-commerce and software to create a unique platform of support for our customers.
In fact, through our seven business units, we touch the lives of millions of students ranging from adults taking classes on college campuses and in cyberspace to grade school children surfing the Internet in their school library.
Follett Higher Education Group
From a community college to a state university system, the heartland to the inner city, the East Coast to the West, across the United States and Canada, the needs and requirements of higher learning institutions are as unique as the students they teach. We are higher education's leading campus retailer and largest wholesaler, providing custom solutions for both local and online campus store operations. Anchored by an assortment of products and services that drive access and affordability - including the largest selection of used textbooks, a robust Rent-A-Text program and our digital textbook platform CafeScribe - Follett Higher Education Group continues to see growth across our channels, evolving our bookstores of today to the campus stores of tomorrow.
Follett School Solutions, Inc.
Educators around the world trust Follett School Solutions, Inc. to provide expert content, technical solutions and customer support to PreK–12 libraries, classrooms, learning centers and school districts. We distribute books—both new and pre-owned, reference materials, digital resources, eBooks, and audiovisual materials. We are a leader in providing integrated educational technology that helps our customers manage physical and digital assets; the tracking, storing and analysis of academic data; and digital learning environment tools for the classroom that focus on student achievement.
Follett International is a gateway. We enable libraries and American and British International Schools to access Follett companies' market-leading products and services-from books and educational materials to Web-based software solutions and more-through a single point of contact. We serve customers all over the world, including Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia-Pacific and South America. We are starting to broaden our role in empowering education, increasingly leveraging our global sales network and extensive relationships with publishers to serve the need of indigenous schools worldwide.