Global revenues dip at S&S but UK business sees 'turning point'

Simon & Schuster’s global revenues for 2019 fell 1% to $814m, with a 7% decline in operating income, parent firm ViacomCBS has said. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2020-02-20 22:25:14 UTC ]
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Hachette UK Sees Flux in Global Rights Markets

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PRH increases revenues and profits 6.2% for 2019, with 'strong' performance in UK

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‘Revenue will fall away quite quickly’: Hearst UK CEO James Wildman on navigating crisis

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S&S sees revenues slide by 9% to $217m

Worldwide revenues at Simon & Schuster have dipped by 9% to $217m for the third quarter of 2019, from $240m for the same period last year, parent firm CBS has revealed. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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'Solid' third quarter for Hachette UK as Lagardère reveals 4.1% revenue boost

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‘She gets stuff done’: Why Criteo tapped a Nielsen vet to turn around its business

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With ‘Gun Island,’ Amitav Ghosh turns global crises into engaging fiction

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BA and retailers demand business rate reform to save UK high street

The Booksellers Association has joined forces with more than 50 UK retailers to demand changes to the business rates system in a bid to save the high street.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

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S&S sees second quarter rise in revenue and profit

Worldwide revenues at Simon & Schuster hit $218m in the second quarter, up $11m compared to the same period last year, a new earnings statement by parent firm CBS shows. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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UK’s National Centre for Writing Turns to Eco-Crime for ‘Noirwich’ Fest

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F+W Media's UK books business sold in management buyout

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