Candlewick's 2005 Revenue Climbs 40%; "Ology" Series Leads
- Candlewick Hits $60 Million in 2006; Graphic Novels Are Next. // Book Publishing Report;Jan2007, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p11
The article reports on the $60 million 2006 revenue of the Candlewick Press from the successful sales of the book series "Ology," by Kate DiCamillo in Boston, Massachusetts. It is stated that the seven series has sold more than 2.5 million copies and the three more "Ology" titles will be...
- Small Mouse Makes Big Difference In Children's Publisher's Revenues. // Book Publishing Report;10/23/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 42, p5
Reports on the success of Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Candlewick Press' fictional character Maisy, and its positive impact on the financial performance of the company.
- Johnston Leaving Candlewick Press. // Publishers Weekly;2/17/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 7, p19
Reports on the resignation of Tammy Johnston as vice-president for sales and marketing and associate publisher at Candlewick Press effective on February 28, 2003. Total sales of the company in 2002.
- We All Read About a Yellow Submarine. Raugust, Karen // Publishers Weekly;7/26/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 30, p20
Reports on the launch of "Yellow Submarine," a picture book based on the 1968 Beatles film, by Candlewick Press and its sister company, Walker Books in Great Britain in August 2004. Comment from Andrew Smith, vice president of sales at Candlewick, on the launch of the picture book; Number of...
- WYNNE-JONES'S NEW HOME. Gessell, Paul // Quill & Quire;Jun2009, Vol. 75 Issue 5, p22
The article focuses on how author Tim Wynne-Jones's association with Vermont College in Montpelier, Vermont helped him find a new publisher for his novel "The Uninvited." Wynne-Jones's teaching experience at the college made the Boston-based company Candlewick Press signed a contract with him...
- Asymmetric discounting of gains and losses: A query theory account. Appelt, Kirstin; Hardisty, David; Weber, Elke // Journal of Risk & Uncertainty;Oct2011, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p107
People discount delayed gains (where the default is to receive a smaller gain sooner) more than accelerated gains (where the default is to receive a larger gain later). For losses, the pattern reverses-people discount delayed losses less than accelerated losses. In Study 1, confirming a Query...
- Beating the Estimate. // Bond Buyer;1/10/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32046, p35
The article reports that the general fund revenue collections for Pennsylvania are ahead of projections. Secretary of Pennsylvania Department of Revenue of Revenue Gregory C. Fajt said that through December 2004 Pennsylvania had collected an additional 2.5% in general fund revenue.
- December to Remember. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;1/13/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32049, p27
The article reports that Georgia's revenue collections in December 2004 totaled to US$1.3 billion, a 24.7% increase over the same month in fiscal year 2004.
- New accounting standard is set to slash turnover for Millfield. Greenwood, John // Money Marketing;3/25/2004, p1
Reports on the new accounting standards that bans the practice of booking revenue when work is submitted in Great Britain. Consequences brought about by the ruling to any independent financial advisers; Significance of the ruling in slashing turnover for Millfield; Impact of the regulation on...