Returns drop quarterly earnings at HarperCollins

November 1996
Publishers Weekly;11/25/1996, Vol. 243 Issue 48, p13
Trade Publication
Announces that HarperCollins (HC) reported sharp declines in sales and earnings for the first quarter ended September 30, 1996. HC attributing the decline in earnings in its adult trade unit to industry-wide returns; Other causes of lower earnings, such as absence of profits from the education group; Announcement by HC of a number of high-level marketing appointments.


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