Sales plunge at Western; Big loss

December 1995
Publishers Weekly;12/18/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 51, p14
Trade Publication
Reports on the third quarter performance of Western Publishing ended October 28, 1995. Sales; Net loss reported; Quarterly loss; Reason for the plunge cited by chairman Richard Bernstein.


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