What is Kobo?

  • Kobo is a global eReading service with a world-class catalogue of over 4 million eBooks, newspapers, and magazines.

  • Over 12 million readers use Kobo in 190 countries.

  • Each Kobo device and app supports 68 languages for a completely global experience.

  • Hundreds of booksellers, lifestyle stores, and consumer electronics retailers successfully sell Kobo devices worldwide.

eReader market potential of $2.2 billion in 2015

Sources: Gartner and generator research

Why partner with Kobo?

  • An eReader For Everyone

  • We've got a family of devices that appeal to everyone from book lovers to heavy multimedia consumers. Whether you're a Fiction fanatic or a music buff, there's a Kobo eReader or tablet that's right for you.

  • Global Reach

  • Kobo is one of the most widely recognized eReading brands in the world.

  • With a dedication to research and technology, Kobo is always on the cutting edge of eReading trends. We're devoted to advancing our devices and provide smooth and timely product launches.

  • Kobo is committed to the local experience on a global scale. That's why we offer eBooks in 68 languages and stock our eBookstores with local authors and bestsellers.

  • Best Experience

  • Kobo has developed top-rated eReading apps for iOS and Android smartphones and tablets, as well as Kobo Instant Reader – an in-browser HTML5 app – and Kobo Desktop.

  • Kobo consistently delivers a best-in-class user experience for all customers.

  • Easy To Use, Easy To Sell

  • The Kobo eBookstore is fully merchandised and our sales process is streamlined. We've taken care of it all, and make it easy for our readers to pay in multiple currencies, download eBooks, and store their entire library in the cloud.

How does a partnership with Kobo work?

As a Kobo partner you can:

  • Sell Kobo eBooks through your website.

  • Sell Kobo Devices and Accessories in store, online, or both.

  • Stock every title you like, without overcrowding your shelves. eBooks require no storage. Take advantage of the growing eReader market.

Are you a smaller store? Check out our Affiliates Program to see if it is a better fit for your business model.

To learn more about Kobo's retail partner solutions, contact us at bd@kobo.com