Chronicle launches new gift division, GiftWorks

Baker, John F.; Reid, Calvin
June 1994
Publishers Weekly;6/20/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 25, p21
Trade Publication
Reports on Chronicle Books' launching of its GiftWorks division to house gift products. Aim to maximize potential of artwork for books; Collections included in the division's fall debut; Marketing of products.


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