- Buyers wanted. Crawley, Devin // Quill & Quire;Apr2000, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p33
Reports on the options of retiring publishers on the sale of the publishing business in Canada. Doubts on the inclination of a large publisher to buy the business; Difficulty in identifying a potential partner; Reason of the discouragement of mergers between publishers by the Book Publishing...
- Publisher Acquisitions Listed in 'BP Report.'. // School Library Journal;Jan85, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p12
Reports on the contents of the 'BP Report' of November 19, 1985. List of publishing firms sold in 1984; Acquiring companies.
- News Briefs. // Publishers Weekly;8/18/2008, Vol. 255 Issue 33, p4
This section offers news briefs on the publishing industry as of August 2008. Audible is launching an imprint to showcase titles from indie houses before they are released in print. Fictionwise has released eReader 1.1, an upgrade to the e-book software for the iPhone/iPod Touch. Reader's Digest...
- Publishing: Baker & Taylor, Bookmasters Form Partnership. Fialkoff, Francine // Library Journal;8/1/2013, Vol. 138 Issue 13, p20
The article offers information on the activities conducted by publishing company Rowman & Littlefield in 2013. Topics discussed include the launch of Rowman's electronic bookstore (ebookstore) in May, the breakfast meeting to be hosted by the company on January 26, 2014, and the company's...
- Amazon buys print on-demand book producer BookSurge for single sales. Ward, Gareth // Printing World;4/7/2005, Vol. 290 Issue 1, p11
The article reports that online bookstore Amazon.Com Inc. has bought the U.S. print on-demand book producer BookSurge LLC. The printer was founded in 2000 and has its head office in Seattle, though there are an increasing number of sites worldwide. BookSurge's business model has been to print...
- Focused on K-12 & Library, Haights Cross Sells a Legal Publisher. // Educational Marketer;4/14/2003, Vol. 34 Issue 12, p5
Reports on the sale of Andrews Publications, a legal publishing company of Haights Cross Communications, to West Co. in the U.S. Background of the business of Andrews; Reason for the sale of the enterprise; Comments of chief operating officer Tim McEwen on the sale of Andrews.
- Harris Sells Publishing Unit. // Seybold Report: Analyzing Publishing Technologies;9/3/2001, Vol. 1 Issue 11, p31
Reports the selling of Harris Corp. publishing unit to MediaSpan in Raleigh, North Carolina. Reasons for the selling of the publishing unit; Appointment of executive Briggs Killborne as president of newspaper/media division of MediaSpan.
- FAR FROM PRIME. Bernstein, Jacob // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;9/12/2003, Vol. 186 Issue 54, p20
Reports on the sale of the 'New York' magazine of Primedia. Difficulty of the company to find a marquee executive; Demoralization of the staff.
- Hanley-Wood seeks a buyer. Harvey, Mary; Owens, Jennifer // Folio: The Magazine for Magazine Management;07/01/99, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p15
Speculates on the outcome of Washington, D.C.-based publisher Hanley-Wood Inc.'s decision to put itself up for sale. Retirement of company chairman Michael Hanley; Hanley's selling of ownership stake; Probability of attracting bids from strategic and financial buyers; Potential acquisition value.