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- Beacon Press Reports $5 Million in 2006; Poetry Performing Well. // Book Publishing Report;11/13/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 44, p5
The article reports on the financial performance of Beacon Press for the fiscal year 2007, ended June 30. The company had a revenue growth of 5%. The growth was led mostly by strong performing poetry books and a CD from Mary Oliver. According to Helene Atwan, director of Beacon, the company came...
- In Tough 2004, K-12 Publishers Eked Out Flat Revenue, Up 0.1%. // Educational Marketer;3/7/2005, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p6
Reports on the increase in textbooks and supplemental net sales of the K-12 publishers in the U.S. Result of the Florida math adoption and energetic purchasing in open territories; Generation of growth in supplemental sales; Improvement of the publisher's gloomy forecasts.
- Perennial Increases Revenue with "P.S." Program, Promoting New Fiction Authors. // Book Publishing Report;6/26/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 24, p1
The article reports on the increase in the revenue of HarperPerennial in 2006. The company continues to see a boost in backlist sales while it also tries to promote new fiction writers as part of its frontlist. The success of the P.S. program has identified to contribute to the increase in the...
- Hachette Cements Its Place in the U.S. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;5/14/2007, Vol. 254 Issue 20, p4
The article reports on the business performance of the top trade houses in the U.S. The five largest trade houses in the U.S. generated total revenue of $4.44 billion in 2006. The major change in the ranking of the largest publishers was the addition of Hachette Livres, whose purchase of the...
- Candlewick Stays Hot. Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;10/17/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 41, p15
This article forecasts a 20 percent increase in sales of Candlewick Press in 2005. The publishing company posted a 39% increase in 2004 that pushed revenue up over $36 million. The company's growing series, Dragonology, Egyptology and others, helped boost sales in 2004 and additional titles in...
- S&S Has Strong Period, Expects More. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;11/1/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 44, p6
Reports on the increase in sales and earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of Simon & Schuster Inc. for the third quarter ended September 30, 2004. Contribution of operating divisions to the company's profit; Sales forecast for Christmas.
- M-H Ed Looks Overseas For Sales, Profits. Shannon, Maughan // Publishers Weekly;1/31/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 5, p12
Reports on the financial performance of publisher McGraw-Hill (M-H) Education for 2004. Increase in sales due to gains in its worldwide operations; Increase in revenue of the Higher Education, Professional and International (HPI) group; Decline in sales of HPI's computer books; Decline in the...
- UBM rises in the US but ad levels drop. Ellis, Jane // Printing World;9/2/2004, Vol. 287 Issue 11, p17
Reports on the increase in the market share of publishing company, United Business Media for the month of July 2004 in the U.S. Percentage increase in volume sales; Decrease in advertising volumes; Rate in the overall business information market.
- The Independent. Lee, Jeremy // Marketing (00253650);11/18/2009, p20
The article reports on the financial flow and business status of the newspaper "The Independent" in the publishing industry in Great Britain in 2009. It regards the projection of Denis O'Brien, the newspaper's second-biggest shareholder of its holder company Independent News & Media PLC (IN&M),...