TITLE

Scholastic CP&D Segment Up 4% in Q2; Potter Weighs In

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;12/25/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 50, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the sales performance of Scholastic Inc. The company presented a revenue of 442.7 million dollars in the children's publishing and distribution segment at the end of the second quarter of fiscal. The Scholastic Inc. also reported a decrease of four percent in the trade revenue of the Harry Potter book sales.
ACCESSION #
23606346

 

Related Articles

  • Scholastic on Track In First Quarter. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;9/30/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 39, p10 

    Reports on the earnings posted by Scholastic for the quarter ended August 31, 2002. Net loss of the company for the quarter; Reason for the wide earnings forecast; Decline in revenue in the book publishing and distribution segment; Revenue from 'Harry Potter' books; Increase in international sales.

  • Life Without New Potter Books Won't Cripple Scholastic.  // Book Publishing Report;Aug2007, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p10 

    The article reports on the effect of the publication of "Harry Potter" books on the revenue of Scholastic Inc. The author emphasizes that "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" represented only 1.73% of the total trade revenue of the company in fiscal 2007. Scholastic claims that the revenue for...

  • Keeping Harry Potter Secure.  // Library Journal;5/1/2007, Vol. 132 Issue 8, p13 

    The article reports on the mandates set forth by the Scholastic publishing group for library use and distribution of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" prior to its release date of July 21, 2007. Comments by an anonymous librarian describe common treatment of popular books surrounding...

  • "SCHOLASTIC PARENT & CHILD" ADVERTISING "OBESITY.".  // Media Industry Newsletter;8/3/2009, Vol. 62 Issue 30, p2 

    The article points out that the periodical "Parent & Child" headed by publisher Risa Crandall benefits every time Scholastic Inc. publishes the "Harry Potter" series of J. K. Rowling. It says that the magazine's advertising sales in its August/September 2009 issue increased seven times more than...

  • Harry Potter. Fanning, Karen // Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;5/7/2007, Vol. 75 Issue 23/24, p6 

    This article deals with the growing anticipation in the U.S. for the July 21, 2007 release of the book "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows." For instance 16-year-old Kaitlin McAfee will be in New York City to celebrate the release of the book, which is the seventh and final book in the series....

  • Harry Potter and the Increasing Birth Rate: An Overview of the UK Children's Book Market. Wilson, Kate // School Librarian;Winter2008, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p203 

    The article discusses the children's book market in Great Britain. The author states that there are 10,000 children's books published each year in the country, and that 85 millions children's books were sold in Great Britain in 2007. The author mentions factors that have contributed to the...

  • Truth is Stranger than Magic: The Marketing of Harry Potter. Galligan, Anne // Australian Screen Education;Winter2004, Issue 35, p36 

    With extraordinary speed the contents of the "Harry Potter" series escaped the boundaries of the print container and the domain of the literary bestseller. But this escalation did not happen just because a good story and promotable author came online. The reinvention of the media industries over...

  • Korea: The Children's Book Story. Taylor, Sally // Publishers Weekly;8/27/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 35, p36 

    Focuses on the growth of the children's book market in Korea as of August 2001. Factors influencing the growth; Success of `Harry Potter' books in the country; Expansion of the market in door-to-door to the country's middle class; Information on Areah and Gimm-Young Publishers Inc., startup...

  • News Briefs.  // Publishers Weekly;7/25/2011, Vol. 258 Issue 30, p4 

    This section offers news briefs concerning the publishing industry. Scholastic posted a 1 percent increase in its earnings for the fourth quarter of 2011. The monthly sales report of the Association of American Publishers (APP) revealed a drop in sales in all major adult print segments in May...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics