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Aug 08, 2017, 13:25 ET Robert Morris University Illinois Selects Follett to Operate Campus Store

Robert Morris University Illinois transitioned its campus store to Follett Higher Education management on August 7, bringing new products, savings...


Jul 21, 2017, 07:00 ET La Salle University Selects Follett to Begin Operating Campus Store

La Salle University has transitioned to Follett Higher Education management on July 20, bringing new products, savings and support for campus store...


Jul 10, 2017, 14:30 ET Follett to Operate Four More Campus Stores in the Maine Community College System

Four more stores in the Maine Community College System (MCCS) joined the Follett Corporation family of campus stores in June 2017. Follett now...


Jul 06, 2017, 11:55 ET Follett Begins Operating Babson College Bookstore

Babson Bookstore transitioned to Follett Higher Education management on June 1, 2017, bringing new programs, products, savings and support to the...


Jun 21, 2017, 12:31 ET Follett Responds to Lawsuit from Publishers Cengage Learning, McGraw-Hill and Pearson Education

Follett Corporation today provided the following statement in response to a lawsuit filed by a group of publishers comprised of Cengage Learning,...


Apr 17, 2017, 12:00 ET Follett and Lumen Learning to Expand Adoption of OER Courseware

Follett and Lumen Learning today announced a partnership to lower costs and improve student success through the use of academic content and...


Feb 16, 2017, 07:00 ET Follett Corporation Names George F. Coe as COO

Follett Corporation President and CEO Ray A. Griffith today announced the appointment of George F. Coe to Chief Operating Officer for Follett...


Aug 11, 2016, 13:26 ET Follett Names Roe McFarlane Chief Digital Officer for Higher Education Business

 Follett Corporation today announced that Roe J. McFarlane has been named Chief Digital Officer for Follett Higher Education Group (FHEG),...


Nov 02, 2015, 09:00 ET Follett Acquires Advanced-Online

 Follett today announced that the company has acquired Advanced-Online, a leading ecommerce provider of branded merchandise store programs for...


Oct 21, 2015, 14:00 ET Nader Qaimari Named To Lead Follett School Solutions Business

 Follett Corporation, a trusted partner to preK-12 schools, districts and college campuses for more than 140 years, today announced the...


Sep 02, 2015, 11:54 ET Teachers Or Technology? Parents Of K-8 Kids Differ Geographically Over Which Is More Important

What do parents think is more crucial to the success of today's students – excellent teachers or first-rate technology? The answer depends on...


Feb 05, 2015, 08:22 ET Follett Invests in Vocabulary.com

 Follett Corporation today announces a strategic investment in Vocabulary.com, a leading learning platform in the K-12 and consumer space....


Sep 09, 2014, 12:22 ET Follett Names Nader Qaimari Senior VP Content Services and Solutions

 Follett today announced that Nader Qaimari has been named Senior Vice President of Content Services and Solutions for Follett School...


Apr 25, 2014, 10:30 ET Follett and Reading Is Fundamental in Chicago Award 13 Chicago-Area Students Promoting Literacy

 Striving to inspire lifelong interest in reading among Chicago public school children, educational content and technology provider Follett...


Feb 18, 2014, 10:10 ET Follett Announces ebook Partnership With Penguin Group (USA)

Follett today announced it has launched a collection of nearly 17,000 ebook titles for PreK-12 students from Penguin Group (USA).  Penguin is...


Jan 29, 2014, 13:26 ET Follett Corporation Names Todd Litzsinger Chairman Of The Board

Follett Corporation today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has named Todd Litzsinger Chairman of the Board, effective immediately....


Jan 08, 2014, 12:58 ET Tennessee Dept. of Education Awards Follett Approved Vendor Status

 The Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE) today announced Follett is an approved student information system (SIS) vendor for the state,...


Dec 17, 2013, 07:00 ET Follett's Expands PreK-12 ebook Offerings with Macmillan Partnership

 Follett today announced a partnership with Macmillan Publishers to distribute Macmillan's collection of popular ebook titles for PreK-12...


Dec 12, 2013, 07:00 ET Follett Launches Simon & Schuster ebooks to Schools

Follett today announced a partnership with Simon & Schuster that makes more than 450 PreK-12 titles available in ebook format on...


Oct 30, 2013, 13:00 ET Follett Invests in Campus Quad Mobile Platform for College Campuses

Follett Corporation today announced it has invested $1 million in Campus Quad™, a mobile-first platform designed for creating and consuming...


Oct 01, 2013, 15:57 ET Follett Challenge to Recognize K-12 Innovation at 15 Schools

Schools around the world will vie to be recognized as the most innovative in the third annual Follett Challenge, which launches today.  This...


Sep 30, 2013, 17:36 ET efollett.com Launches Tablet-optimized Website

Follett today announced it has launched a tablet-optimized application of efollett.com, the most-visited collegiate ecommerce site in North...


Aug 28, 2013, 10:00 ET Rhode Island Districts Turning to Aspen™ Student Information System to Connect Student Data, Classrooms and Performance

 Follett today announced that its Aspen™ software has been selected by the Foster-Glocester Regional Schools District as its preferred...


Aug 22, 2013, 08:00 ET Follett Launches New Release of FollettShelf™ with an Enhanced HTML5 Reading Environment for K-12

Follett today announced a new back-to-school release of its popular FollettShelf™ hosted digital bookshelf, which includes a new HTML5...


Aug 13, 2013, 09:19 ET Follett Higher Education Group President Thomas A. Christopher to Retire

Follett Corporation today announced that after nearly 12 years as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Follett Higher Education Group, Tom...