U.S. Sales Boost Penguin Group, But Dorling Kindersley Holds Down Profits And Revenue Growth
- IN THE LOOP... // Book Publishing Report;7/9/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 27, p7
Discusses the United States operations of consolidated publishing companies Penguin Putnam Inc. and Dorling Kindersley Ltd., after functioning separately under the same parent company. Executive changes following the consolidation; Resignation of Dorling president Danny Gurr; Organizational...
- Making books & taking' stock. RUDOLPH, ERIC // Photo District News;Mar99, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p77
Provides information on Dorling Kindersley (DK), a British book publishing firm. Some of the books the DK has published; Graphic style of the company; Range of subjects covered by DK; Promotional Web site to be launched for its stock photo collection.
- DK, still looking for CEO, reorganizes U.S. office. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;3/23/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 12, p21
Reports on DK Publishing's efforts to reorganize its United States office. Changes within corporate structure; The appointment of Chuck Lang as vice president and publisher for the adult books division; The company's focus on projects with greater local appeal.
- DK focusing on education. Richardson, Jean // Publishers Weekly;3/22/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 12, p34
Reports on publisher Dorling Kindersley's earnings for the first six months of fiscal 1999. Sales from overseas operations; Growth in earnings; Initiatives to boost the company's financial performance.
- Axe Falls at DK. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;7/24/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 30, p10
Reports on the changes in the United Kingdom operation of DK Publishing. What prompted the changes; Division that will be closed; Information on a digital media division that will be formed.
- Penguin Cuts 25 Jobs at DK. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;10/15/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 42, p9
Reports on the plan of Penguin Putnam to layoff several employees at its acquired DK Publishing in the United States in 2001. Number of jobs to be eliminated; Incentives that will be given to laid off workers; Resignation of executives Danny Gurr and Gary Gentel from DK.
- Porter to head new DK imprint. // Publishers Weekly;9/2/1996, Vol. 243 Issue 36, p10
Informs that Neal Porter, president and publisher of Orchard Books, will be joining DK Publishing later in September 1996. Plan that Porter head a new DK imprint; Other appointments from Orchard, Richard Jackson and Melanie Kroupa; Expectations that the first titles be published in the fall of...
- Penguin Eliminating DK Family Learning, Restructuring U.K. Office. Kindersley, Dorling // Book Publishing Report;07/24/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 29, p3
Reports the elimination of Dorling Kindersely Family Learning (DKFL) in the DK operation restructuring of the Penguin publishing company in Great Britain. Speculation on the number of employees to be laid off; Corporate divisions involved in the restructuring operation; Factors influencing the...
- Exploring Learning Performance toward Cognitive Approaches of a Virtual Companion System in LINE app for m-learning. Sheng-Wen Hsieh; Min-Ping Wu // Eurasia Journal of Mathematics, Science & Technology Education;2013, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p337
This paper used a Virtual Companion System (VCS) to examine how specific design variables within virtual learning companion affect the learning process of learners as defined by the cognitive continuum of field-dependent, field-independent and field-mixed learners in LINE app for m-learning. The...