TITLE

Publishers Promoting Tiny Direct-To-Consumer Businesses

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;9/4/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 34, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents data from the publishing companies regarding the updates of the promotion of direct-to-consumer sales. According to the author, the marketing strategy obtained a low revenue generation, however were made to improve it. Simon & Schuster Inc. disclosed that they have met the publisher's expectations but specific were not divulged. Random House Inc. refused to comment about direct-to-consumer sales.
ACCESSION #
22263661

 

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