More Independent Booksellers Are Getting Into the Publishing Business

Looking to boost their bottom lines, some indies are forgoing things like cafes and coffee bars to become full-fledged publishers. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2016-11-18 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Russian Independent Booksellers and Publishers Say Big Players’ Partnerships Hurt Business

Small publishers in Russia see a book market unfairly dominated by large publishing groups and their control over the country's major bookselling chains. The post Russian Independent Booksellers and Publishers Say Big Players’ Partnerships Hurt Business appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at Publishing Perspectives

[ Publishing Perspectives | 2018-08-20 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Fall Regional Bookselling Shows 2015: Publishers Offer Economics of Publishing 101 for Booksellers

Publishers will be using profit-and-loss statements to educate booksellers about their financial realities at this year's regional trade shows. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

[ Publishers Weekly | 2015-09-04 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Publishing in the Baltic Region 2018: A Publisher's View of the Lithuanian Book Business

The director of Tyto Alba describes what her house and other publishers are up to. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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Nine Criteria for Hybrid Publishing from the Independent Book Publishers Association

The IPBA has released a 9-point outline for hybrid publishers with author-subsidized business models to operate reputably and maintain quality standards. The post Nine Criteria for Hybrid Publishing from the Independent Book Publishers Association appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at Publishing Perspectives

[ Publishing Perspectives | 2018-02-26 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Are small independent publishers doing the work for big publishers?

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Can Independent Publishers Rescue in South Korean Publishing?

Independent publishing and bookstores that offering indie press books are lone bright spots in an otherwise depressed South Korean publishing landscape. The post Can Independent Publishers Rescue in South Korean Publishing? appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at Publishing Perspectives

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Do you even love books if you haven’t collected all of these independent bookseller cards?

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The Guardian is the latest old-line publisher to reach outside the business for a CEO

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Booksellers Get Down to Business at NAIBA Conference

The New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association’s fall conference demonstrated a deepening commitment by indie booksellers to professionalizing their trade. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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Publishing Perspectives Talks: Executive Women on Pay and Bias in the Book Business

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[ Publishing Perspectives | 2019-10-18 04:27:59 UTC ]
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‘It’s like starting a net new business’: Overheard at the Digiday Publishing Summit

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BookNet Canada’s First ‘State of Independent Bookselling’ Report Cites a Rise in Print Revenue

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BookNet Canada’s First ‘State of Independent Bookselling’ Report: Print Revenue up

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[ Publishing Perspectives | 2019-09-09 20:54:40 UTC ]
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A letter to booksellers during Independent Bookshop Week

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MVB US Promises Booksellers Enhanced Communication with Publishers

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How Austrian publisher Die Presse made its video business profitable

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Independent Publishers Launch Indie Playlist Program

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How Publishers Are Streamlining Their Businesses With Marketing Automation

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