TITLE

U.S. Distributor Enters Growing U.K. Grocery Market With Acquisition

PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;08/21/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 33, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that San Diego, California-based distributor Advanced Marketing Services Inc. has acquired Aspen Book Marketing, a specialty distributor serving the 350 Safeway grocery stores in Great Britain.
ACCESSION #
3499180

 

Related Articles

  • Advanced Market acquires interest in Canadian firm.  // San Diego Business Journal;10/25/99, Vol. 20 Issue 43, p8 

    Focuses on Advanced Marketing Services Inc.'s acquisition of an interest in book company Raincoast Book Distribution Ltd. of Canada.

  • Taking stock.  // San Diego Business Journal;8/14/95, Vol. 16 Issue 33, p27 

    Profiles Advanced Marketing Services Inc. which distributes general interest, computer and business books to membership warehouses clubs and office product superstores. Performance record; Board of directors; Executive compensation; Significant stock ownership.

  • Advanced Marketing Services Inc.  // San Diego Business Journal;7/11/94, Vol. 15 Issue 28, p24 

    Profiles Advanced Marketing Services Inc., a distributor of general interest, computer and business books. Value; Performance record for year ended March 31, 1994; Directors; Executive compensation; Significant stock ownership.

  • Book distributor says income up 73 percent.  // San Diego Business Journal;1/29/96, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p17 

    Reports that Advanced Marketing Systems Inc. earned a third-quarter net income of $2.9 million for the period ending December 30, 1995.

  • Proxy.  // San Diego Business Journal;02/03/97, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p31 

    Profiles Advanced Marketing Services Incorporated. Information on the company's finances; Names of the company's directors; Background information on the company.

  • Earnings, margin both up at AMS in fiscal '93.  // Publishers Weekly;5/24/1993, Vol. 240 Issue 21, p27 

    Announces revenue increases for Advanced Marketing Services (AMS), distributor of books to warehouse clubs and office product superstores, of 18 percent for the year ended March 31, 1993. Fields leading the sales growth; AMS chief financial officer Jon Fish; More.

  • A disappointing fiscal `94 prompts changes at AMS. Milliott, Jim; Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;5/23/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 21, p28 

    Reports on the steps taken by Advanced Marketing Services (AMS) to return to meaningful profitability in fiscal year 1995. Citing of a significant drop in profits in fiscal year 1994 due to problems stemming from the consolidation of the warehouse club business.

  • New AMS stress on electronic publishing.  // Publishers Weekly;9/18/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 38, p12 

    Reports on Advanced Marketing Services (AMS) and its bookselling strategies. Electronic publishing; Creation of a division serving companies selling books online; Distribution of Spanish-language titles.

  • AMS looking to diversify customer base in '97. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;8/5/1996, Vol. 243 Issue 32, p273 

    Reports on Advanced Marketing Services's (AMS) plans to diversify its customer base in fiscal 1997. Addition of new customers from the computer store, pet food and supply, sporting goods and catalogue retailing industries; Acquisition strategy; Evaluation of measures to reduce returns.

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