S&S Makes Adult Pocket Books And Trade Division One 900-Title Group
- Simon & Schuster Revenues Down 8.6% During The Second Quarter. // Book Publishing Report;08/07/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 31, p4
Reports on publishing house Simon & Schuster's financial performance during the second quarter of 2000. Decline in the company's revenues; Restructuring costs related to the company's becoming a stand-alone publisher; Preparation to launch several big titles during the second half of the year.
- Viacom Hangs 'Not For Sale Sign' on S&S, Moves To Make It More Interesting. Holt, Karen Jenkins // Book Publishing Report;2/4/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the movement of Simon & Schuster (S&S) Inc. to the Viacom Entertainment Group in New York City. Effects of corporate synergy on the publishing program of S&S; Relationship of S&S to other film and television studios; Revenue of S&S.
- Pocket Books divides units to facilitate expansion in markets. // Book Publishing Report;09/27/99, Vol. 24 Issue 38, p4
Reports on changes implemented at Simon & Schuster's Pocket Books unit. Division of the adult publishing program into distinct mass market paperback and hardcover and trade paperback divisions; Creation of a new position to oversee the hardcover and trade paperback division; Realignment of...
- S&S consolidates sales force, Rick Richter named to lead new team. // Book Publishing Report;12/6/99, Vol. 24 Issue 47, p3
Reports that publishing company Simon & Schuster is consolidating its sales force to give it more clout with retailers in the United States. Appointment of Rick Richter as head of the sales group; Response to consolidation in the industry and growth of customer base.
- S&S's new owner: Shoe drops soon. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;5/18/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 20, p13
Anticipates the winner of the final bids in the contest to acquire Simon & Schuster as of May 1998. Where the company's long-established name will end up.
- S&S Kids Forms New Paperback Group. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;6/10/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 23, p9
Reports on the decision of the children's book division of Simon & Schuster publishing company to create a separate paperback unit. Reason for the creation of the unit; Information on the management team of the formed unit; Changes in the division which resulted from the restructuring.
- Sales and earnings rise at S&S. // Publishers Weekly;3/2/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 9, p15
Reports on an increase in revenues at Simon & Schuster in 1997. Strong sales from its international group, MacMillan Publishing USA and the higher education group
- Sale of S&S shuffles publishing powerhouses. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;5/25/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 21, p10
Reports on a deal between Pearson and Simon & Schuster's educational, reference, business and professional units. Terms of the deal; Role of the investment firm, Hicks, Muse, Tate, & Furst; Details on Pearson, the largest United States educational publisher.
- S&S consumer group ready to go it alone. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;5/25/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 21, p10
Focuses on remarks made by Jack Romanos, the president of Simon & Schuster (S&S). Discussion of the sale of S&S education and professional divisions; Brief details on service agreement with Pearson.