TITLE

Disney Publishing Inks Deal With Parragon To Boost U.K. Sales

PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;11/15/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 44, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a four-year licensing deal has been signed by New York City-based Disney Publishing Worldwide with London England-based Parragon Publishing. The agreement begins Jan. 1, 2006, after Disney's three-year agreement with Penguin Group expires at the end of 2005. Although Parragon is a new player in the licensed-books arena, Disney chose the publisher due to its clout in children's book market in Great Britain and its relationships with supermarket chains to help distribute the titles.
ACCESSION #
15116651

 

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