TITLE

With Sale of I&L and Business Solutions, ProQuest Focuses on K-12 School Market

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;1/8/2007, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the reorganization of ProQuest Co. to become a one-product K-12 curriculum publisher in the U.S. It has been noted that the company is now focusing on the K-12 school market after the sale of its information and learning, as well as its business solutions assets. Furthermore, it has been stressed that such decision was influenced by the demand in the curriculum market.
ACCESSION #
23652092

 

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