Renewed Credibility With Publishers Tops Crown Books' Christmas Wish List

December 2000
Book Publishing Report;12/18/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 49, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the efforts of Crown Books to rebuild its credibility with publishers during the 2000 holiday season. Company's reduction of reliance on Ingram Book Group to lower costs and improve its gross margin; Increase of inventory to be directly taken from publishers; Publishers' wariness of extending credit to a company that had emerged from bankruptcy in 1999.


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