Paper crunch presages higher book prices

Milliot, Jim; Baker, John F.
May 1995
Publishers Weekly;5/1/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 18, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on the concerns of book publishers over the rising cost of paper in the United States. Effects to book prices; Percentage gains in 1994; Average cost of paper; Trends in the pricing of paperback books; Simon & Schuster Consumer Group's efforts to manage book-making costs; HarperCollins' use of lighter paper grades in book-making. INSETS: Business cycle swings to paper companies' side, by J.M.;Kenaf: A paper alternative to ponder, by Lisa See..


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