Atria Pushing Into Health Market With Beyond Words Alliance
- Beyond Words Builds S&S Alliance with Children's Books Accord. // Book Publishing Report;7/10/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 26, p1
The article reports on the publishing venture of Beyond Words Publishing Inc. in Hillsboro, Oregon and Atria Books, an affiliate company of Simon & Schuster (S& S) Inc. to distribute children's books called Beyond Words/Simon & Schuster Children's books. Also in 2005, Beyond Words had an...
- Scribner's Flytxt Alliance Highlights Mobile Campaign Trend. // Book Publishing Report;1/26/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p1
The article reports on the plan to promote the new book "Cell,"by Stephen King in the U.S. Simon&Schuster's Scribner imprint and mobile marketing company, Flytxt announced their alliance concerning the launching of King's novel. In addition HarperCollins, Time Warner Book Group were among the...
- PBS Links Up with S&S for New Series. // Publishers Weekly;2/21/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 8, p17
Reports that the Public Broadcasting System has reached an agreement with Simon & Schuster. Creation of a series of books to be called `PBS KIDS Books'; Launching of the book.
- Red Hot Recap. // Book Publishing Report;2/20/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p3
The article reports developments related to publishing industries in the U.S. Harlequin Ltd. announced the launching its new line of erotic fiction called Spice in May 26, 2006. The International Digital Publishing Forum had included two erotic books on the list of top 30 best-selling electronic...
- Simon & Schuster Revenues Down 8.6% During The Second Quarter. // Book Publishing Report;08/07/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 31, p4
Reports on publishing house Simon & Schuster's financial performance during the second quarter of 2000. Decline in the company's revenues; Restructuring costs related to the company's becoming a stand-alone publisher; Preparation to launch several big titles during the second half of the year.
- S&S Makes Adult Pocket Books And Trade Division One 900-Title Group. // Book Publishing Report;02/05/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p4
Reports that Simon and Schuster is splitting up its Pocket Books, combining the adult imprints with its Trade Division and making the Young Readers imprints part of its Children's Publishing Division. Intended purpose for the company's move; Optimism of company officials that their decision to...
- Viacom Hangs 'Not For Sale Sign' on S&S, Moves To Make It More Interesting. Holt, Karen Jenkins // Book Publishing Report;2/4/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the movement of Simon & Schuster (S&S) Inc. to the Viacom Entertainment Group in New York City. Effects of corporate synergy on the publishing program of S&S; Relationship of S&S to other film and television studios; Revenue of S&S.
- Pocket Books divides units to facilitate expansion in markets. // Book Publishing Report;09/27/99, Vol. 24 Issue 38, p4
Reports on changes implemented at Simon & Schuster's Pocket Books unit. Division of the adult publishing program into distinct mass market paperback and hardcover and trade paperback divisions; Creation of a new position to oversee the hardcover and trade paperback division; Realignment of...
- S&S consolidates sales force, Rick Richter named to lead new team. // Book Publishing Report;12/6/99, Vol. 24 Issue 47, p3
Reports that publishing company Simon & Schuster is consolidating its sales force to give it more clout with retailers in the United States. Appointment of Rick Richter as head of the sales group; Response to consolidation in the industry and growth of customer base.