AMS Acquires Two U.K. Book Distributors

December 2002
Book Publishing Report;12/9/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 48, p7
Trade Publication
Reports the acquisition of book distributors by Advanced Marketing Services (AMS) in the U.S. Significance of the acquisition to the expansion strategy of AMS; Overview of the acquired distributors; Growth of the profits of AMS.


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