Torstar Acquires Cambridge Physics Outlet; Announces 1st Qtr. Results
- Harlequin acquires Troll for $140 million. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;7/7/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 27, p14
Reports that Torstar Corp., through Harlequin's Children's Supplementary Educational Publishing division, has signed a agreement to acquire Troll Communication. Troll's annual revenues; Background on Troll.
- United States : News Corp Completes Acquisition of Harlequin. // TendersInfo News;8/2/2014, p1
The article informs that the U.S.-based News Corp has completed its acquisition of Harlequin Enterprises from Torstar Corporation, bolstering and extending the global platform and digital presence of its Harper Collins Publishers subsidiary, as of August 2014. It reports the views of Robert...
- Harlequin's U.S. sales rose 11%, to $174 million, in '93. Milliot, Jim; Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;6/13/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 24, p10
Reports on the increase in Harlequin's sales in the United States in 1993 based on parent company Torstar Corp.'s annual report. Increase in operating profit; Total sales in North America; Increase in unit volume; Decline in retail unit sales; Increase in overseas sales; Diversification plans...
- Torstar Plans More Web Presence, Improved Margins, New Products. // Electronic Education Report;04/26/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p7
Reports plans of Torstar Corp. to increase Internet presence and improve company productivity in core businesses in Toronto, Ontario. Incorporation of strategies in the Children's Supplementary Educational Publishing division of the company; Revenue growth of the division for fiscal year 1999;...
- Torstar Third Quarter Income Down Amid Heavy Spending On ITI. // Educational Marketer;11/08/99, Vol. 30 Issue 32, p5
Focuses on Torstar's reduced income for the third quarter due to heavy spending on its subsidiary ITI Education's American expansion program.
- Torstar Achieves Strong Growth; Education Sector Profit Lags. // Educational Marketer;03/06/2000, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p8
Reports on the increase in the earnings of Toronto, Ontario-based Torstar Corp. for the year ended December 31, 1999.
- Torstar Plans More Web Presence, Improved Margins, New Products. // Educational Marketer;04/17/2000, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p4
Focuses the plans of Torstar Corporation to increase its Internet presence and improve productivity and margins in 2000.
- Torstar Invests In funschool.com, Takes Minority Position. // Educational Marketer;04/17/2000, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p6
Reports on the investment of Torstar Corporation in funschool.com, a Web site featuring curriculum-based games for children.
- Sale Price Of Torstar's Education Unit Is Lower Than Anticipated. // Educational Marketer;5/14/2001, Vol. 32 Issue 14, p6
Reports the decrease of sale price for Children's Supplementary Education Publishing (CSEP) division of Torstar Corp. in Toronto. Effect of the decrease of proceeds on corporate revenue; Account of weak economic conditions and decrease of earnings for CSEP; Concentration on marketing and sales...