McGraw-Hill Sells Children's Publishing Assets
- Douglas: Publishing Unit Has Full Support of New Owner. // Publishers Weekly;3/1/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 9, p16
Reveals that School Specialty Inc. will fully support School Specialty Children's Publishing division, the supplementary materials publisher of McGraw-Hill, in all book programs, according to Vince Douglas of School Specialty. Scope of the division; Areas that the publishing group is exploring.
- McGraw-Hill Trade Boosting Business, Education Output. // Book Publishing Report;11/29/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 46, p5
Reports on the plan of McGraw-Hill Cos. Inc. to increase the publication of books about business and education in the U.S. Rise in sales of books in the real estate category; Examples of business books being published by McGraw-Hill; Marketability of books in the test prep category.
- MHC Sells Kids' Retail Unit to School Specialty. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;1/26/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 4, p97
Reports on the sale by McGraw-Hill Cos. of the M-H Children's Publishing unit to School Specialty Inc., as of January 2004. Terms of the agreement; Importance of the acquisition for School Specialty; Background information on the companies.
- McGraw-Hill Exits Supplemental Retail Business, School Specialty To Buy Children's Publishing. // Educational Marketer;1/26/2004, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p1
Reports on McGraw-Hill's sale of its Children's Publishing assets to School Specialty, a K-12 supplemental direct marketer in Greenville, Wisconsin. McGraw-Hill's plan to focus its sales efforts on the school market instead of retail; School Specialty's sources of funding for the acquisition;...
- 11 Publishers On Approved List In Alabama Social Studies Adoption. // Educational Marketer;12/13/2004, Vol. 35 Issue 35, p5
This article reports that social studies is shaping up to be a big adoption opportunity for K-12 publishers in the forthcoming year of 2005, and in November 2004, Alabama approved textbooks and curriculum software from 11 publishers for what could be a $35 million adoption in 2005. Alabama is...
- Financial Briefs ... // Educational Marketer;5/9/2005, Vol. 36 Issue 14, p8
Reports that the board of directors from McGraw Hill Co. has approved a two-for-one split of the common stock of the company in the U.S. Plans of the company on the distribution of additional shares to shareholders of record.
- McGraw-Hill Carves Place in Nonfiction. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;6/16/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 24, p16
Highlights the business expansion and growth of McGraw-Hill's Trade unit (MHT). Publishing focus of the unit; Strategy used by MHT; Advantage of the acquisition of NTC by MHT.
- McGraw-Hill Teams with Harvard Medical School. Holt, Karen // Publishers Weekly;9/8/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 36, p16
Highlights the partnership between McGraw-Hill and Harvard Medical School for the exclusive publication of the latter's books effective January 2004. Annual number of Harvard medical books to be published by the company; Possible topics which will be covered in the books.
- McGraw-Hill and MSC.Software Develop Interactive Package. // Educational Marketer;11/01/99, Vol. 30 Issue 31, p5
Reports that McGraw-Hill Higher Education, a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies, will use an MSC.Software product to enhance its engineering textbook series.