- Golden restructuring will cut 200 more jobs. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;12/16/1996, Vol. 243 Issue 51, p10
Reports that Golden Books Family Entertainment has decided to keep manufacturing its core Golden Books products in Racine, Wisconsin. Reasons for the decision to keep manufacturing in-house; Where the company plans to cut 200 more jobs; Fiscal news about Golden; Expected decrease in quarterly...
- Golden cuts quarterly loss, advances on several fronts. // Publishers Weekly;11/17/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 47, p12
Offers news about the status of Golden Books Family Entertainment company. Reduced losses reported for the third quarter and nine-month period that ended September 30, 1997; The successful launch of Golden Books Adult Publishing Group; Golden's intent to sell its Cambridge, Maryland printing...
- Golden picks new site for plant. // Publishers Weekly;3/10/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 10, p11
Reports that Golden Books Family Entertainment has chosen a new site for its manufacturing facility. New facility to be located at Renaissance Business Park in Sturtevant, Wisconsin; Consolidation of Golden's four separate facilities; Why the company decided to stay in Wisconsin.
- Golden Books launches new value line under Weitzen. // Publishers Weekly;8/4/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 32, p20
Reports two developments for Golden Books. Formation of Golden Value Books and Special Markets under president Stephen Weitzen; Operation independent from core group; Books at lower price points; Acquisition of Shari Lewis Enterprises Inc.; Distribution rights to `The Charlie Horse Music...
- HarperCollins Seeks Instant Heft In Children's Mass Market Publishing With Bid For Golden Books. Holt, Karen Jenkins // Book Publishing Report;8/13/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 32, p5
Reports the addition of Golden Books (GB) to publisher HarperCollins (HC) in the United States. Addition of revenues by HC; Comparison between GB and Random House in terms of revenues; Objection of HC on the acquisition of GB assets along with Classic Media.
- Golden investors commit to funding. // Publishers Weekly;7/13/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 28, p12
Announces that Golden Press Holdings will invest up to $25 million in Golden Books Family Entertainments. Reasons for the investment; What makes up Golden Press Holdings; How there are no plans to draw down any company funds.
- Sales of Hastings near $400 million. // Publishers Weekly;3/22/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 12, p31
Reports on publisher Hastings Entertainment's sales in the United States, for the fiscal year ended January 31, 1999. One-time charges; Financial activities of the firm during the year; Growth in sales.
- Golden Books Drops `Old Guard' Disney, Says TV Characters Rule. // Book Publishing Report;03/27/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 13, p3
Reports the withdrawal of Golden Books in a book licensing deal with Walt Disney Co. Impact of television properties on the profitability of children's publishing; Effect of Walt Disney's excessive license renewal fees on Golden Books; Plans of Golden Books to develop proprietary characters and...
- For Sold Publishers, Will It Be Synergy Or Spin-off? Mifflin, Houghton // Book Publishing Report;06/11/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p1
Reports on the acquisition of Golden Books by DIC Entertainment in California. Company history of DIC Entertainment; Financial issues of Golden Books Company; Expansion plans of Vivendi Universal.