New York Times Co. Sets Sights On Children's Market With Kingfisher Deal
- Kingfisher, 'Times' Ink Pact. // Publishers Weekly;11/8/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 45, p11
Reports on a partnership between Kingfisher Publications and New York Times in the U.S. to produce a line of nonfiction books for children. Subjects to be covered in the books; Views of the companies' executives on the deal.
- New Hats in the Ring. Lodge, Sally // Publishers Weekly;4/12/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 15, p21
Looks at the book publishers in the United States which are going to launch children's imprints in 2004. Graphia, a paperback imprint from Houghton Mifflin; Amulet Books, a line for middle-grade and young-adult readers that encompasses fiction and non-fiction, from Abrams Books for Young...
- Houghton Mifflin's K-12 Q2 Sales up 14.3% As Overall Revenues Rise 13.5%. // Electronic Education Report;08/30/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 17, p7
Announces the increase in the sales of Boston, Massachusetts-based electronic publisher Houghton Mifflin for the second quarter of 2000.
- Introduction. // Publishing: A Leap From Mind To Mind;2003, pix
The article discusses various topics regarding Houghton Mifflin Co. tackled within the book, including a collection of interviews about book publishing, and a chapter on the efforts of the company to prevent a hostile takeover.
- Vivendi Woes Roil Foreign-Dominated Textbook Sphere. Walsh, Mark // Education Week;10/9/2002, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p8
Reports on the sale of a French media company, the educational publisher Houghton Mifflin Co. after its acquisition by Vivendi Universal SA. Reason for the sale of the company; Reason for lesser concern about the foreign ownership of textbook publishers in the United States; Uncertainty over...
- HM gains in '97, cautious about '98. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;2/2/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 5, p17
Reports on sales at Houghton Mifflin (HM) in 1997 and forecasts for sales in 1998. Increase in 1997 sales; Comments from chairman Nader Darehshori; Sales in 1998 only increasing modestly; Reduced adoption opportunities; Sales in its school division; HM's investment plans for the year.
- Houghton Mifflin projects 10% growth in '99. // Publishers Weekly;5/10/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 19, p28
Reports on publishing firm Houghton Mifflin Co.'s sales projections for 1999. Optimistic sales outlook due to increased adoption opportunities and additional funding for educational and assessment materials; Amount of operating loss sustained in 1997; Acquisition of Computer Adaptive...
- Williams Sisters Serving for Kids. Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;3/15/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 11, p14
Focuses on the books being written by professional tennis players Venus Williams and Serena Williams for Houghton Mifflin Children's Books. Information on the publishers; Overview of the content of the books.
- Sales Up 8% at HM, Income Dips. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;2/8/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 6, p96
Reports on the earnings posted by Houghton Mifflin for 1998. Revenues and operating income of the company; Publishing groups which posted gains in the year; Sales of other segment of Houghton Mifflin.