Torstar's Book Sales Fall In First-Quarter
- Harlequin Profits Sag, Education Flat. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;3/13/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 11, p20
Reports on the 1999 financial results of Harlequin, a book publishing business of parent company Torstar. Reasons behind the decline in corporate profits; Sales; Percentage of increase in revenues of Torstar's supplementary education division; Amount of loss of Torstar in relation with the...
- Mediocre results from Harlequin. J.M. // Publishers Weekly;11/17/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 47, p12
Offers financial news and book sales information from Torstar. Sales at its Harlequin book publishing subsidiary for the third quarter of 1997; Operating profits reported; How Torstar's Troll purchase impacted its supplementary education group; Personnel changes at Troll.
- Torstar to Keep Edn. Group, Except For Troll. // Publishers Weekly;1/11/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 2, p17
Reports the plan of Torstar company to keep the majority of the companies that make up its children's supplementary education publishing group (CSEP). Review on the strategic alternatives for Troll Communications; Total sales of the CSEP division in 1997.
- Harlequin Sales Increase Offset by Other Costs in Q1. // Book Publishing Report;5/8/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p1
The article reports on the market performance of Harlequin Ltd., the book publishing division of Torstar Corp. in the U.S. during the first quarter of 2006. Harlequin had a slight decrease in its revenue and operating profit for the first quarter. However, Torstar said that the publisher had...
- Harlequin Challenged by Soft Mass Market In Third Quarter. // Book Publishing Report;11/8/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 43, p4
The article focuses on the financial performance of Harlequin Enterprises Ltd., the romance fiction publisher owned by Toronto-based newspaper and publishing company Torstar Corp. Revenues were $111.5 million, down 12% from the $125.5 million reported in the third quarter of the financial year...
- Torstar Third Quarter Income Down Amid Heavy Spending On ITI. // Educational Marketer;11/08/99, Vol. 30 Issue 32, p5
Focuses on Torstar's reduced income for the third quarter due to heavy spending on its subsidiary ITI Education's American expansion program.
- Torstar Achieves Strong Growth; Education Sector Profit Lags. // Educational Marketer;03/06/2000, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p8
Reports on the increase in the earnings of Toronto, Ontario-based Torstar Corp. for the year ended December 31, 1999.
- Torstar's CSEP 2Q Sales Up 13.4%, But Profits Still Don't Rebound. // Educational Marketer;09/11/2000, Vol. 31 Issue 26, p6
Discusses the financial performance of Torstar's Children's Supplementary Education Publishing Division for the second quarter of 2000.
- Torstar Cuts Expected Proceeds from CESP Sale in Half. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;5/7/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 19, p10
Reports on the proceed expected by Torstar for its Children's Supplementary Education Publishing group. Effect of the lower sale proceeds of Torstar; Factor to which the improved profit performance was attributed; Reason for the decline in the direct marketing group of the company.