Post 9/11 Slump In Travel Book Sales Lead To Layoffs

Holt, Karen Jenkins
January 2002
Book Publishing Report;1/28/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that a slump in travel book sales following the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks has led to layoffs in the travel book publishing industry in the United States. Percentage reduction in Globe Pequot's workforce; Efforts undertaken by travel publisher Lonely Planet to cut payroll costs without resorting to layoffs; Improvement in Avalon Travel Publishing's sales performance.


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