Harcourt Achieve To Consolidate Saxon Operations In Texas
- Harcourt to Buy Saxon Publishers. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;6/7/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 23, p7
Reports on the agreement of Harcourt Achieve, a supplemental publishing division of Harcourt Inc., to acquire Saxon Publishers in 2004. Types of instructional materials published by Saxon; Terms of the deal; Significance of the acquisition to Harcourt Achieve.
- Harcourt Achieve Jumps Into K-12 Math Arena With Acquisition Of Saxon Publishers. // Educational Marketer;6/7/2004, Vol. 35 Issue 16, p1
Announces the plan of Harcourt Achieve to acquire Saxon Publishers in the U.S. publishing industry. Focus of Harcourt Achieve on reading and language arts, and a line of adult materials; Company profile of Saxon Publishers; Plan of Harcourt Achieve to clear up some of the negative preconceptions...
- WHIZ KIDS. Tharp, Carolyn // Oklahoma Today;Sep2002, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p20
Features the publishing company Saxon Publishers in Oklahoma. Account on the establishment of the company; Assessment on the math education delivered by Saxon; Overview on the expansion plan of the company.
- Time Past, Time Future. Nelson, Sara // Publishers Weekly;7/23/2007, Vol. 254 Issue 29, p5
The author comments on the plan of Houghton Mifflin Riverdeep to acquire Harcourt from Reed Elsevier. The author mentions that Houghton Mifflin Riverdeep has taken on debt, and the best way to pay off debt is to publish books that will be best-sellers. Some agents believe that the merger will...
- Harcourt Units Drive Sales at Reed Elsevier. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;8/19/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 33, p16
Reports on the increase in revenues of publishing firm Reed Elsevier in the first half of 2002. Rate of decline in pretax profit; Impact of the Harcourt acquisition on sales of Reed Elsevier; Sales of its legal group.
- Book Industry Consolidation and Authors' Incomes. Butler, Richard J. // Publishing Research Quarterly;Summer2004, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p9
This article analyzes how consolidation in the book publishing industry affected book authors' incomes. Prior to consolidation, the richest authors have had their ups and downs along with the rest of the authors. In 1968, the third quartile cutoff was $48,560 and reached a high during this...
- Publishing's Unagonizing Reappraisal. Dempsey, David // New Republic;5/14/66, Vol. 154 Issue 20, p23
Examines the success of the book publishing industry in the U.S. and explores how the industry can maintain its cultural leverage and function in the society. Role of independent trade publishers in the literary output of the country; Overview of the non-book publishing sources supplying the...
- IN THE LOOP... // Book Publishing Report;5/6/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 18, p6
Reports developments on the publishing industry in the U.S as of May 6, 2001. Volume of books published; Performance of book trading; Acquisition of the wholesale operations of The Bookmen Inc. by Ingram Buys Wholesale company.
- News Briefs. // Publishers Weekly;2/12/2007, Vol. 254 Issue 7, p4
The article offers news briefs on issues related to the publishing industry. The second-quarter operating income of HarperCollins fell 30% to $54 million, while revenue rose $3 million to $393 million. Vista International and Ingenta are merging to create Publishing Technology PLC. As part of a...