2004 Hardcover/Paperback Advice & Misc. Bestsellers by Publisher
- They're the Tops! Maryles, Daisy // Publishers Weekly;1/4/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 1, p62
Reports that the March 1998 consolidation of two publishing conglomerates, Random House Inc. and Bantam Doubleday Dell has provoked high anxiety in many sectors of the book business. Their rankings; 1998 longest-running hardcover and paperback bestsellers; Gains of Random House and Bantam Doubleday.
- In consolidated trade book industry, five houses dominated bestseller lists. // Book Publishing Report;01/03/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p1
Reports on the domination of the `New York Times' bestseller list by five publishing houses in the United States in 1999. Reduction in the number of publishers due to mergers and acquisitions; Includes the merger between Random House and Bantam Doubleday Dell; Share in hardcover and paperback...
- Authors, agents challenge Random/BBD merger. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;4/27/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 17, p10
Focuses on the objections to the merger of Random House and Bantam Doubleday publishing houses by the Association of Author's Representatives. Actions filed with the United States Federal Trade Commission; Mention of the purchase of Random House by Bertelsman; Concerns on the impact to the book...
- WE'RE NUMBER 1! // Quill & Quire;Jul98, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p46
Focuses on the dominance of merged publishers Random House and Bantam Doubleday Dell on retail book market in Canada. Percentage of merge companies revenue in retail book market; Anticipation of manipulation on the industry by Association of Canadian Publishers; Period for increase of company...
- Booksellers prefer Doubleday's discounts, Random's service. Weiler, Derek // Quill & Quire;Mar1999, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p8
Presents the strengths and weaknesses of merged Random House of Canada and Bantam Doubleday Dell from booksellers in Canada. Availability of British titles by Random House; Victory of universal approval of Doubleday's discount term from independents.
- Shinker's BDD Imprint is christened Broadway Books. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;Aug1995, Vol. 242 Issue 33, p11
Reports that publisher William Shinker has selected Broadway Books to be the name of the imprint he is creating for Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group. Reasons for selecting the logo; Titles acquired by the company; Titles scheduled for release by the company.
- DOUBLING UP. Lorinc, John // Quill & Quire;Sep97, Vol. 63 Issue 9, p1
Reports on the five-year expansion plan of a Canada-based Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group Inc.'s vice-president and publisher Don Sedgwick to increase the sales of the company. Background of the publishing house; Overview of the plan; Percentage of increase in sales following the...
- BDD has another ABA `great idea'. // Publishers Weekly;5/1/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 18, p20
Reports on Bantam Doubleday Dell's (BDD) plans for the 1995 American Booksellers Association (ABA) show in Chicago, Illinois. Prizes to be given for the best promotional idea for books; Submission of entries; Contact information.
- RH Results `Beyond Expectations'. // Publishers Weekly;7/5/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 27, p22
Reports on the first anniversary of Random House-Bantam Doubleday Dell merger. How company officials thanked the staff for generating operating results beyond their expectations; Statement issued by Peter Olson, company chairman and chief executive officer; Details on a memo regarding the...