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Hilco Streambank to Sell Intellectual Property of Good Enterprises Ltd

Apr 28, 2014

Fix-it and Forget-It® cookbooks and GoodBooks.com domain name to be sold

New York, NY, April 28rd, 2014: Hilco Streambank has been retained to sell the Copyrights, Trademarks, Domain Names and intellectual property of the Good Books Publishing House.  The assets include the bestselling Fix-it and Forget-It® and Fix-it and Enjoy-It® cookbook franchises as well as titles by Amish romance novelist Linda Byler. The assets will be sold in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy sale.  

Good Enterprises Ltd, operated a leading independent publisher of numerous titles including the New York Times bestselling Fix-It and Forget-It® and Fix-It and Enjoy-It® slow cooker and stove top cookbook series, Linda Byler Amish romance titles, and numerous Mayo Clinic health and wellness titles. The assets include copyrights related to the publisher’s current catalog as well as unreleased titles associated with the publisher’s Spring/Summer 2014 catalog.  Also available for purchase are domain name assets including GoodBooks.com and Fix-ItandForget-It.com with a substantial related social media presence. Hilco Streambank is making all intellectual property assets available for further diligence under NDA.  

“The Good Books assets present an opportunity for buyers to leverage highly recognized brands with an engaged community of loyal readers and contributors” said David Peress, EVP of Hilco Streambank. “In addition to publishers and media distribution companies, these assets have application to many other industries including, frozen and packaged foods distribution, and kitchen and home appliances manufacturing and distribution” said Mr. Peress.  

About Hilco Streambank:  Hilco Streambank is a market leading advisory firm specializing in intellectual property disposition and valuation. Over the last three years Hilco Streambank has become a leader in the IP valuation and disposition market, having recently completed numerous transactions including sales in publicly reported Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases as well as private transactions.  Hilco Streambank has established itself in the digital media, internet and telecom communities as a responsible and effective intermediary in the space. Hilco Streambank is a Hilco Global Company. Hilco Global (http://www.hilcoglobal.com) is the world’s preeminent authority on helping businesses to maximize the value of their assets.

Parties interested in finding out more about this sale should contact Hilco Streambank directly using the contact information provided below:

Media Contact
Gary C. Epstein
Chief Marketing Officer
Hilco Global

David Peress
Executive Vice President
Hilco Streambank
(781) 444-4940

Matthew Helming
Hilco Streambank
(781) 444-4940