Clays profit up as print sales surge

Book printing company Clays Ltd has invested in its physical book-printing services, citing the decline of e-reader sales, the resurgence of public enthusiasm for print and the success of its new print self-publishing services. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2016-06-02 00:00:00 UTC ]
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New chapter? UK print book sales fall while audiobooks surge 43%

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Pottermore sales and profits rise with 'strong' Harry Potter sales

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