Lockdown learning helps education market rise as study guides’ sales surge

Though Nielsen has been unable to provide volume sales throughout the lockdown, the presence of multiple study guides in the bestseller lists points to a relative purple patch for the education sector. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2020-06-18 19:58:31 UTC ]
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Lockdown learning helps education market rise as study guides’ sales surge

Though Nielsen has been unable to provide volume sales throughout the lockdown, the presence of multiple study guides in the bestseller lists points to a relative purple patch for the education sector. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2020-06-19 11:00:02 UTC ]
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Lockdown learning helps education market rise as study guides’ sales surge

Though Nielsen has been unable to provide volume sales throughout the lockdown, the presence of multiple study guides in the bestseller lists points to a relative purple patch for the education sector. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2020-06-18 19:58:31 UTC ]
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Digital subscriptions help Sweden market rise as physical sales sink

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Non-fiction and TikTok-boosted YA help children’s book market surge

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Memoir sales surge in post-Covid market

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8 of This Week’s Most Telling Marketing Stats, From Earnings Calls to a Surge in Fashion Sales

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Bookselling in lockdown: education titles surge as UK shops are shuttered

Exclusive data from Blackwell’s, Waterstones and Bookstat reveal that, with most UK readers housebound, educational titles, escapist fiction and soothing self-help is much in demand Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Children’s helps Sainsbury’s book sales rise 7.5%

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Harry Potter helps Hachette UK to 30% third quarter sales rise

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Springsteen helps S&S to 11% rise in third quarter sales

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Erotica sales surge, but markets continue to fall

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Bumper new releases help book sales surge

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

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Printed book sales fall as Christmas digital sales rise

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Authors drive boom in US marketing demand as they seek help to plug books

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Barnes & Noble Education Cuts Loss on Small Sales Gain

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Higher Prices Boost Book Sales in International Markets

Revenue in 12 of 16 overseas book markets rose last year, even as unit sales fell, according to a new joint report from Nielsen/GFK Entertainment. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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2023 in books: Protests, bannings and the rise of AI helped shape the story of publishing

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Sales Rise, Profits Soar at Amazon

Total sales at Amazon increased 13%, to $143.1 billion, in the third quarter ended September 30, 2023, over the comparable period in 2022, and operating income jumped to $11.2 billion, from $2.5 billion in the third quarter 2022. Online sales rose 7%. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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Bloomberg Media Restructures Sales Team to Streamline Events, Integrated Marketing

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