TITLE

The Learning Co. beats Havas Interactive as the nation's top Ed. software publisher at retail in 1998

PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Electronic Education Report;03/03/99, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Learning Co. has beaten rival Havas Interactive as leading publisher of educational software sold at retail in 1998 in the United States. Percentage of the market captured by Learning Co.; Benefits that Learning Co. got from its acquisition of Broderbund and Mindscape.
ACCESSION #
1681742

 

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