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We’re hiring in our warehouse!

Posted: 2020/08/20

We are currently looking for a warehouse associate to pick and pack orders with great attention to detail, while ensuring order accuracy and on-time delivery.

This is a contract position in our warehouse located in Markham, ON with potential to become permanent full time employment. 

Industry: Media, News and Publishing

Contract length: 6 months

Job Types: Full-time, Contract 

If this sounds like the job for you, then please apply by sending your resume to

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Posted: 2020/05/27

This is the third year in a row that an Artisan book has won the James Beard Award for the Best Book of the Year in Vegetable-Focused Cooking (following SIX SEASONS in 2018 and SALADISH in 2019).

James Beard Award Winner for Vegetable-Focused Cooking

WHOLE FOOD COOKING EVERY DAY: Transform the Way You Eat with 250 Vegetarian Recipes Free of Gluten, Dairy, and Refined Sugar
By Amy Chaplin
Hardcover / $40.00 / ISBN: 9781579658021
In-Stock Now!

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CBC picks DON'T LOOK DOWN for Crime Writing Month!

Posted: 2020/05/14

DON'T LOOK DOWN by Hillary Davidson has been chosen by the CBC as one of their 22 must-reads for Crime Writing Month!

In DON’T LOOK DOWN, Jo Greaver is an ambitious young woman living In New York who has it all — including a deep secret she'll do anything to keep it buried. When evidence from a murder in her hometown points to Jo being the prime suspect, detective Sheryn Sterling decides she needs to get to the bottom of everything.

Davidson is a Canadian writer currently living in New York. Her other books include One Small Sacrifice.




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A Message from Thomas Allen & Son

Posted: 2020/03/20

Dear Valued Customer,

The impact of COVID-19 continues to be felt by individuals and communities around the world. We acknowledge and understand that this situation has greatly affected retailers, and we want to assure you that we are here to assist you. We know that many of you have found innovative ways to  retool your business to take phone and online orders and are offering delivery within your local area to continue to serve your community as we all practice social distancing and strive to protect the well-being of our staff and customers.

During this time, we remain committed to serving our clients:

  • • Thomas Allen & Son’s warehouse remains OPEN. We’re shipping books and processing all orders, while keeping in mind the health and safety of our warehouse staff by implementing a social distancing plan.

  • • Our Customer Service desk remains OPEN—working remotely—to assist you in processing/changing your orders, facilitating returns, and answering any inquiries you may have.
         Phone: 1–800–387–4333 (Our toll-free line is open—please leave a
         message  and we will return your call ASAP.)

    Your Thomas Allen & Son sales representative also remains available to assist you by email and phone. Please consult our Sales Directory for contact information.

  • • Lower minimum order for shipping. We are temporarily lowering our minimum order required for shipping from $200.00 to $100.00 net, to ensure you will be shipped stock in order to fulfill orders from your customers. This will be effective starting Monday, March 23.

During this difficult time, we remain committed to supporting our customers and being here for you.

Stay safe, stay healthy, and let’s take good care of each other.

—Thomas Allen & Son

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