Marvel Q2 Publishing Revenue up 20%; Backlist Credited
- Up, up and away. Russo, Tom // Daily Variety;6/21/2005, Vol. 287 Issue 57, pA1
Focuses on the power of superheroes to make huge profits in entertainment licensing. Worldwide licensed retail sales reported by Marvel Enterprises Inc.; Percentage of all entertainment licensing revenue accounted to comics-related licensing; Struggle of comicbook publishers to attract younger...
- Revamped Marvel Looks to Sell Books. Brownstein, Charles // Publishers Weekly;9/24/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 39, p25
Deals with the management strategies of Marvel publishing company. Efforts of the company to publish comic books; Expansion plans of the company; Ways to increase value of comic books as collectibles; Amount of the company's bond debt.
- Marvel's new chief is top shareholder. Fritz, Ben // Daily Variety;10/18/2004, Vol. 285 Issue 11, p10
Reports on the appointment of Isaac Perlmutter as CEO pf Marvel Enterprises, replacing Allen S. Lipson.
- MARVEL MINES OWN BIZ. Amour, Meredith // Daily Variety;9/29/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 61, p1
Reports on the venture of Marvel Enterprises Inc. into film production in New York City. Efforts of the company to secure a greater share of backend profits; Transformation of the firm from a bankrupt comicbook publisher into a box office and stock market darling; Contribution of theatrical...
- Character-building brings success. Fredrickson, Tom // Crain's New York Business;9/19/2005, Vol. 21 Issue 38, p27
This article focuses on the comic book company Marvel Enterprises Inc., based in New York. Marvel's superheroes continue to attract millions of dollars in licensing fees. In 2003, the firm 20th Century Fox released "X2: X-Men United," which ranks 54th among top-grossing films. With its...
- MARVELOUS MUSCLE. Amdur, Meredith // Daily Variety;5/5/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 22, p6
Reports that comics company Marvel Enterprises Inc. recorded a 40-percent increase in sales in the first quarter of 2004, as compared to the previous year. Gains made by the company's publishing and toys divisions; Decline in the company's quarterly net profit; Unveiling of the company's film...
- Buckley Named Marvel Publisher; Jemas Shifted. MacDonald, Heidi // Publishers Weekly;10/20/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 42, p13
Reports on the appointment of Dan Buckley at Marvel Enterprises as publisher in October 2003. Change in the nature of the job of president and publisher of consumer products Bill Jemas; Career background of Buckley; Increase in the sales posted by the company.
- Book Sales Up 27% at Marvel. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;11/17/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 46, p15
Deals with the third-quarter sales result posted by publisher Marvel Enterprises Inc. in the third quarter ended September 30, 2003. Factors attributed to the increase in the company's sales and operating income; Number of titles shipped by Marvel in the quarter; Reason behind the increase in...
- The 2009 Report on Mature Comic Books: World Market Segmentation by City. Parker, Philip M. // City Segmentation Reports;1/11/2010, pN.PAG
A report that summarizes the economic potential for major cities in more than 200 countries around the globe for mature comic books for 2009 is presented. It provides latent demand or potential industry earnings (PIE) estimates for the product for each city, including the percent share the city...