In order to remain competitive and to meet the challenges of doing business in a marketplace where newsstand wholesalers in both the U.S. and in Canada service in excess of 200,000 retailer customers, our management team deemed it imperative to invest heavily in systems. The results of this investment have proven fruitful. Disticor and its publishers continue to enjoy the benefits of information quickly gathered, interpreted and put to use on its internet site. is a website on the Internet that we have developed to better serve the needs of our publishers. It provides publishers access to current sales data and uses a publication profile to assist in the marketing of titles. Within this website publishers can view Disticor Magazines, access Publisher Services, and connect to the popular Information Center.