Workman Adds Gardening Imprint; Teams with Norton
- Norton Acquires Berkshire House. Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;8/11/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 32, p121
Reports on the acquisition of Berkshire House Publishers by W.W. Norton. Unit of W.W. Norton under which Berkshire will form part; Reason for the acquisition; Operations of W.W. Norton.
- New Storey Imprint. Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;2/10/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 6, p56
Deals with the continued growth of Storey Books' publishing program since its purchase by Workman Publishing in 2001. Comments from Deborah Balmuth, editorial director; First two books on its Storey Kids imprint; Scope of its titles in the Quiet Sports series.
- Seventy-five years of Norton's `books that live.' Feldman, Gayle // Publishers Weekly;6/29/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 26, p16
Discusses W.W. Norton publishing company's 75th anniversary. How the company has never merged or acquired another company; The company's mix of trade and college publishing; Norton's employee ownership structure; History of the company; How Norton's stock system works.
- New Norton line with `Outside'. // Publishers Weekly;3/15/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 11, p20
Reports on the plan of American firm W.W. Norton Co. to publish a line of books in association with `Outside' magazine. Calling of the imprint Outside Books; Focus on books about active living and the outdoors; Comments by Norton's president W. Drake McFeely and `Outside' chairman Larry Burke.
- Norton at 90. // Publishers Weekly;11/18/2013, Vol. 260 Issue 47, p8
The article reports that publishing company W.W. Norton employees rendered a community service project at New Design High School in downtown Manhattan, New York City to commemorate the 90th anniversary of the company including painting of doorways, corridors and recreation rooms in 2013.
- Countryman Press: Rejuvenated Under Norton Ownership. Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;8/2/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 31, p12
Reports that outdoor recreation and guidebook publisher Countryman Press is adjusting to life under W. W. Norton, which acquired the press in 1995. Guide series published by Countryman in the 1980s; Number of books published by Countryman a year.
- Countryman Press: Regional Publisher Goes National. Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;11/25/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 47, p17
Reports on the increase in sales at Countryman Press for the year ended March 31, 2002 after the acquisition by W.W. Norton in 1995. Number of Southern-oriented books released; Number of copies of 'Hikes in North Florida' to be published by Countryman in May 2003.
- News Briefs. // Book Publishing Report;5/31/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 20, p6
Reports developments related to the book publishing industry in the U.S. as of May 2004. Business plans of publisher W.W. Norton and Co.; Acquisition of the global rights to Steven Johnson's "The Ghost Map" by the Riverhead Books; Launch of new store designs for the Waldenbooks stores by Borders...
- Deals. DEAHL, RACHEL // Publishers Weekly;11/24/2014, Vol. 261 Issue 48, p12
The article offers publishing industry deals news briefs on topics such as publisher W.W. Norton and Company's rights to author Rachel Pearson's book "No Apparent Distress," author Colin Dickey's selling of his book "Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places" to Viking Books, and...