Weekly Reader Down; Prospects Up

March 2011
Educational Marketer;3/14/2011, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decreased in the 2010 revenue of Weekly Reader Publishing Group in White Plains, New York. It states that the company generated revenue of 26.2 million dollars, a 14.1 percent decline from 30.5 million in 2009. Also the operating income of the company decrease by 2.4 percent from 2009. It also mentions that despite the decreased revenue, the company continues to migrate to digital publishing.


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