For Retail & Business

Looking to add local books to your inventory? Or resources for your team?

For Retail & Business

Bess Press is committed to superior product design, efficient marketplace delivery, customer service, and engendering community partnerships that contribute toward bringing this mission to life through producing books and digital publications that highlight Hawaiʻi and Oceania. 

Quality, local books in your space

Local stories that speak to your customers, your community, and your unique retail environment. Need some guidance about popular trade books? Reach out to our trade account team.

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Resources to Empower Your Team

From picture books to guide books, we have resources to support your teamʻs learning about the cultures, languages, and communities of Hawai‘i and Oceania. Reach out to our team for personalized suggestions.

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Popular Trade Titles

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Frequently Requested Information

Opening a Wholesale Account

If you're interesting in opening a wholesale account with Bess Press, please start by reviewing our current Retail Policy. If you'd like to proceed after reviewing our Retail Policy, please contact us at so we can provide you with an application and a current list of available titles.

Discounts for Wholesale Accounts

- For new accounts first/opening order ships for free

- 20+ pc opening (and/or $150 Net minimum) or reorder receives a 40% returnable discount

- 20+ pc opening (and/or $100 Net minimum) or reorder receives a 45% non-returnable discount

- 50+ pcs receive a 48% non-returnable discount

- 100+ pcs single title order can receive a 50%+ discount

For more information, please review our current Retail Policy.