Anova Books CEO Works to Shift Focus, Improve Bottom Line

August 2006
Book Publishing Report;8/14/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 31, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the claim of Anova Books that the retrenching steps it took early in 2006 will gain higher margins compared to the previous year when the company was part of Chrysalis Books Group PLC. In the previous year, Chrysalis had experienced a loss of £2.4 million which made them decide to unload their books division last November 2005 to give priority on music sales. Robin Wood, CEO of the books segment, directed a management buyout of the division and renamed it Anova.


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