TITLE

New Paperback Format Credited with Penguin's 2% Growth in '05

PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;3/6/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the financial performance of Penguin Group company for the year ended 2005 in London, England. The company's revenue for the trade publisher grew for about 2 percent as its operating profit increased by 15 percent from 90.0 million posted for 2004. The contributing factors of the company's financial growth were discussed.
ACCESSION #
20007009

 

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