The Bookseller – 2012-07-02
Five of the six parties under investigation by the European Commission over e-book prices...
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The Bookseller – 2012-01-31
Wesley Owen has announced it may close all but one of its chain of Christian bookshops, saying...
Guardian – 2012-01-20
Two independent, opposition newspapers, Alwan and Rai al-Shaab, have been closed by Sudan's security forces without explanation. Alwan, an Arabic-language daily, was closed by order of the Khartoum...
Folio Magazine – 2012-01-18
Playboy has announced it will complete its westward shift by closing the company’s Chicago headquarters and relocating all departments to Los Angeles.
The Bookseller – 2011-12-22
Malvern independent Beacon Books is to close in February 2012. Owners Stuart and Anne-Marie...
L.A. Times – 2011-11-25
The bookstore cannot afford the new lease payments, the company says. Other shops in the chain remain open.It isn't the cozy Shop Around the Corner the indie bookstore of "You've Got Mail" movie...
Guardian – 2011-11-15
The Baptist Times is to close after 156 years of continuous weekly print publication. Its website is to close too. Bill Johnston, chairman of the board of directors, said the weekly title will cease...
SacBee – 2011-11-10
The Sweet Briar used-books store in Davis will begin its liquidation sale Friday and close Dec. 24, said owner Sharon Segal this afternoon.
The Bookseller – 2011-11-02
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Wed, 02/11/2011 - 14:06 Foyles has brought the closure of its One New Change branch forward by five months, announcing its last day of trade as today...
The Bookseller – 2011-10-05
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Wed, 05/10/2011 - 09:00 Foyles will close its One New Change branch when its lease expires in April 2012 to "free up resources" for its forthcoming...
The Bookseller – 2011-09-13
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 13/09/2011 - 08:50 Waterstones in Dorking is set to close next month, the third branch closure since James Daunt began as managing director. The...
The Bookseller – 2011-09-06
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 06/09/2011 - 08:50 The last bookshop in Southwold is closing down next week after its owner Booksource sold the lease. Selling both second-hand and...
The Bookseller – 2011-09-01
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Fri, 02/09/2011 - 07:53 Four independent bookshops with a combined total of 175 years on the high street have announced their closure within a week,...
The Bookseller – 2011-08-26
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 26/08/2011 - 10:00 Waterstone's concession in Harrods is to close, with the last day of trading understood to be 17th September. Around 25...
The Bookseller – 2011-08-25
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Thu, 25/08/2011 - 07:40 Pritchard's Bookshop has become the fourth independent this week to announce its closure, shutting its doors for the last time...
The Bookseller – 2011-08-23
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 23/08/2011 - 09:15 The Travel Bookshop in west London, which was made famous by the Hugh Grant film "Notting Hill", is closing down in two weeks'...
The Bookseller – 2011-08-18
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Thu, 18/08/2011 - 12:15 A Dartmouth bookshop opened by the son of Winnie-the-Pooh author A A Milne is closing down after 60 years. The Harbour Bookshop...
The Bookseller – 2011-08-11
Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Thu, 11/08/2011 - 15:20 The lawyer representing Brent library campaigners has warned Brent council not to undermine the borough's library services while...
PrintWeek – 2011-08-09
Hearst Magazines UK is to close She and Cosmopolitan Bride magazines as it shuffles its portfolio following the integration of Hachette Filipacchi UK.
Guardian – 2011-07-20
Publisher admits there will be up to 100 redundancies as it battles against a fall in profitsFuture Publishing is to sell or close eight of its magazines, including Hi-Fi Choice and What Satellite &...
SacBee – 2011-07-20
Borders was once so powerful, it could devastate the competition even independent bookstores in a fiercely independent university town like Davis. Sisters Julia, 23, left, and Megan Aube of Davis...
The Bookseller – 2011-07-19
Written By: Bookseller Staff Publication Date: Tue, 19/07/2011 - 09:10 The final death knell for Borders US sounded yesterday as the company said its remaining 399 stores would begin winding down...
Boston.com – 2011-07-19
There will be no storybook ending for Borders. The 40-year-old book seller could start shuttering its 399 remaining stores as early as Friday.
Folio Magazine – 2011-07-14
In the more simple days of selling, advertising sales executives dealt in print, closing deals on a monthly cycle. Now, as technology drives opportunities for publishers, sales execs are faced with...
The Bookseller – 2011-07-12
Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Tue, 12/07/2011 - 08:33 Education charity BookPower is to wind down this autumn after suffering a major squeeze in donations over the past 18 months....
The Bookseller – 2011-07-07
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Thu, 07/07/2011 - 08:50 A fourth Living Oasis bookstore in two weeks has announced its closure, with the once 19-strong Christian bookselling chain now...
The Bookseller – 2011-06-30
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Thu, 30/06/2011 - 09:29 Two Living Oasis branches will be closing this Saturday, making seven staff redundant. The Christian retailer will shut up...
The Bookseller – 2011-06-24
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Fri, 24/06/2011 - 13:39 A Belfast academic bookshop has decided to shut its doors after 53 years trading, blaming competition from the internet for...
The Bookseller – 2011-06-16
Publication Date: Thu, 16/06/2011 - 09:20 Angus & Robertson has announced 42 store closures across Australia and has sacked more than 500 staff. The announcement was made on administrator Ferrier...
Guardian – 2011-06-16
Direct Group to cease operating as standalone division in restructure that aims to save up to 5bn over three to five yearsBertelsmann is to close the division housing its book clubs, a move that...
Reuters – 2011-06-16
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bankrupt book store chain Borders Group Inc said on Wednesday it canceled an auction to select a liquidator to close some of its most profitable and high profile stores.
The Bookseller – 2011-06-15
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Wed, 15/06/2011 - 14:25 The Sandwich Bookshop in Kent is closing after seven years, blaming a rise in internet bookselling, supermarket discounting and...
Boston.com – 2011-06-11
The troubled Borders Group bookstore chain is closing its Downtown Crossing location as early as August, leaving a big, empty storefront in the heart of the city.
Reuters – 2011-06-09
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bankrupt Borders Group Inc said it may have to close up to 51 more stores -- including some of its most successful -- as the shrinking bookstore chain struggles to avoid...
PrintWeek – 2011-06-09
Chicago-based RR Donnelley & Sons announced it is closing its printing facility in Eldridge, Iowa as it continues to trim capacity.
The Sydney Morning Herald – 2011-06-02
The last nine Borders stores in Australia will close after no buyers could be found for the bookseller chain, the administrator said today.
The Sydney Morning Herald – 2011-05-30
ADMINISTRATORS for the troubled book retailers Borders and Angus & Robertson have warned both chains may close if buyers can't be found.
The Bookseller – 2011-05-23
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Mon, 23/05/2011 - 09:23 An Edinburgh branch of Christian bookseller Living Oasis will close in June because of ongoing losses and no sign that trade...
BusinessWeek – 2011-05-18
Conde Nast Publications Inc., publisher of magazines including the New Yorker and Vanity Fair, said it is near an agreement to move its headquarters to downtown Manhattans 1 World Trade Center.
The Sydney Morning Herald – 2011-04-06
Administrators have announced the closure of 16 more Borders bookshops, leading to a loss of more than 500 jobs.
The Sydney Morning Herald – 2011-03-31
Administrators have decided to close 12 more Angus & Robertson stores, cutting another 102 permanent and casual positions.
Guardian – 2011-03-31
German publisher Bauer still considered favourite to become owner of 34 titles including Radio Times and Top GearBBC Worldwide is close to selecting a preferred bidder in the £100m-plus sale of its...
The New York Times – 2011-03-21
Amanda Hocking, the darling of the self-publishing world who has sold more than 900,000 copies of nine books in the last year, has been shopping a four-book series to major publishers.
The Bookseller – 2011-03-07
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Mon, 07/03/2011 - 15:33 Three Living Oasis stores have closed and two more are preparing to shut their doors, making around 20 staff redundant. The...
The Sydney Morning Herald – 2011-03-03
More than 2000 staff who work for the failed Borders and Angus & Robertson bookshop chains face a nervous month.
The Sydney Morning Herald – 2011-03-03
The administrators of failed bookshops Borders and Angus & Robertson announce the closure of 38 shops across the country.
The Sydney Morning Herald – 2011-03-01
Borders and Angus & Robertson bookstores could begin closing across the country by the weekend with staff made redundant, as the administrators to the failed business try to stem the losses and save...
Media Week – 2011-02-28
BSkyB is to set to close two of the country's largest customer titles and dramatically slash the frequency of Sky Magazine, the UK's largest circulating monthly.
The Bookseller – 2011-02-17
Written By: Bookseller Staff Publication Date: Thu, 17/02/2011 - 09:33 Borders could close a further 75 branches in addition to the 200 it is attempting to liquidate, as it revealed it was losing...
Reuters – 2011-02-16
NEW YORK/WILMINGTON, Delaware (Reuters) - Borders Group Inc filed for bankruptcy protection and said it would close about one-third of its bookstores, after years of shriveling sales that made it...
San Jose Mercury News – 2011-02-16
NEW YORK -- Bookseller Borders, which helped pioneer superstores that put countless mom-and-pop bookshops out of business, filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday, sunk by crushing debt and...
PC World – 2011-02-06
Analysis: Apple is modifying its licensing policy, raising doubts that e-books bought elsewhere will be readable on Apple devices.
The Bookseller – 2011-02-01
Written By: Lisa Campbell Eleven Waterstone's stores will close by the end of this week. The outlets are spread across the UK and are mostly in locations where more than one Waterstone's store...
Media Week – 2011-01-19
Hachette Filipacchi is to close teen print magazine Sugar in March, which has suffered flagging circulation figures, and ahead of an anticipated group sale to US publisher Hearst.
Reuters – 2011-01-14
(Reuters) - Bookseller Borders Group Inc told publishers in a meeting it was close to securing refinancing from GE Capital and other lenders, the New York Times reported, citing people familiar...
The New York Times – 2011-01-14
The troubled bookseller eliminated 15 managerial positions on Thursday as it seeks to stay afloat.
San Jose Mercury News – 2010-12-17
Yahoo confirmed it will phase out several services in the coming months, possibly including Delicious, MyBlogLog, Yahoo Buzz, Yahoo Picks and Yahoo Bookmarks.
New York Times – 2010-07-14
Rex Sorgatz is a budding mogul of the citys new-media fishbowl a hybrid digital strategist, marketing guru and social media consultant rolled into one.
Publishers Wekly – 2010-04-05
HarperStudio will close following the release of its summer 2010 lists. The staff will remain at...
Publishers Wekly – 2010-03-30
Borders is reporte to be close to completing new...
Reuters – 2010-03-29
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A documentary adapted from the best-selling book "Freakonomics" by filmmakers Alex Gibney and Morgan Spurlock will feature as the closing film at the Tribeca Film Festival,...
Publishers Wekly – 2010-03-16
After eight decades. Peter Smith Publishers in Gloucester, Mass., one of the last remaining...
Folio Mag – 2010-02-15
The fate of East West has been decidedfor the second time.
Folio Mag – 2009-04-02
Maxim, a magazine that quickly became synonymous with the lad culture it covered and inspired, is shuttering its U.K. print edition after 14 years in print.
Media Week – 2009-03-18
LONDON - Haymarket Business Media is to close its monthly magazine Printing World, blaming "tough economic conditions".
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-18
The Tucson Citizen will not close as planned on Saturday because there are continuing negotiations with two interested buyers, the newspaper's publisher, Gannett Co. Inc., announced Tuesday.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-03-13
Media General is shuttering its Washington D.C. bureau ending a 30-year run, the Richmond-Va.-based company announced today. The bureau provided stories to the company's newspapers and TV stations....
Media Week – 2009-03-03
LONDON - Bauer Media is to close its men's monthly magazine Arena after 22 years in circulation.
Publishers Wekly – 2009-02-26
Borders will close its 49,881 sq. ft. store in Chicago next January.
Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-26
"Today the Rocky Mountain News, long the leading voice in Denver, becomes a victim of changing times in our industry and huge economic challenges," Rich Boehne, chief executive officer of parent...
International Herald Tribune – 2009-02-25
Hearst Corporation has said that it will close or sell The San Francisco Chronicle unless it can wring concessions from its unions, raising the prospect of San Francisco's becoming the largest city...
Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-24
The San Francisco Chronicle will be sold or closed unless major cost-cutting measures -- including an unspecified "significant reduction in the number of unionized and non-union employees" -- can be...
Editor & Publisher – 2009-02-11
NEW YORK The Journal Register Co. is closing eight New York weeklies this week.
Publishers Wekly – 2009-01-19
Milwaukee's Harry W. Schwartz Bookshops will close by March 31, but two of the bookseller's four locations are expected to quickly be re-opened as new stores by two of Schwartz's employees,...
New York Times – 2009-01-12
The Hearst Corporation will stop printing The Seattle Post-Intelligencer unless it can find a buyer in the next 60 days, company executives told employees.
AP via Yahoo! Finance – 2009-01-12
Book publisher Courier Corp. said Monday it will close manufacturing unit Book-mart Press Inc., which will result in the elimination of 72 jobs.
AP via Yahoo! Finance – 2009-01-08
Meredith Corp. said Thursday it will eliminate 250 jobs and close its Country Home magazine in March as it suffers from sharp declines in publishing and broadcasting advertising amid the recession.
Folio Mag – 2008-12-31
Carr Davis and Tony OBrien, the co-CEOs of troubled Cygnus Business Media, are today officially ending their two-and-a-half-year run as heads of the company, sources told FOLIO: today. An...
Folio Mag – 2008-12-11
In a continued effort to cut costs following its major restructuring announcement in October, Time Inc. has decided to close the Canadian edition of Time magazine. The December 29 issue will be its...
International Herald Tribune – 2008-12-04
AbitibiBowater Inc., the world's largest newsprint maker, said Thursday it will close or idle at least four paper mills and cut some 1,100 jobs to bring its production capacity into balance with...
Editor And Publisher – 2008-12-02
Cox Newspapers announced Tuesday morning its plans to close its Washington, D.C.-based national and international news bureau on April 1, 2009. In addition, Bureau Chief Andy Alexander will retire...
Editor And Publisher – 2008-12-02
The Washington Examiner is outsourcing its printing, closing its plant, and laying off works in a move to save costs. FNP, a subsidiary of The Frederick News-Post in Maryland, and the Vertis Co.,...
Detroit News – 2008-11-18
Google won preliminary approval on a settlement of copyright lawsuits by publishers and authors in which it will pay $125 million to resolve claims over the company's book-scanning project.
Boston Herald – 2008-11-11
NEW BRITAIN - Newspaper publisher Journal Register Co. plans to close up to 13 of the newspapers it owns in Connecticut if it can't find a buyer for them. The debt-heavy...
New York Times – 2008-11-10
The news extends a string of closures, consolidations and layoffs that have racked the magazine industry in the last few months.
Crain's Chicago Business – 2008-11-05
(Crains) Dow Jones & Co. is closing its Naperville facility as the publishing company consolidates its printing needs for the Wall Street Journal throughout the nation. Fifty employees will...
CBC – 2008-10-24
Publishers of Masthead, Canadian publishing industry magazine, announced the closure of the 21-year-old magazine on Friday.
New York Times – 2008-10-13
The December issue will be the magazines last, as ad pages plummet across the magazine industry.
WestportNow – 2008-10-06
Greenwood Publishing Group, a Westport presence for four decades, will close in December and about 150 employees will be terminated, according to a source at parent company Boston-based Houghton...
Arts Journal – 2008-10-05
"JK Rowling is the world's highest-earning author, making more than Â£5 every second over the past year... Her income was six times more than literature's next-biggest earner, James Patterson."
The Bookseller – 2008-09-16
Art book publisher Thames & Hudson is to...
Editor And Publisher – 2008-09-12
The Boston Globe has announced that it will close its printing plant in suburban Billerica by 2010 in an effort to cut operating expenses at a time of declining circulation and advertising revenue.
San Francisco Chronicle – 2008-09-11
A weekly newspaper in Marin County will cease publication after 86 years in the business. The Novato Advance announced Wednesday that it will publish its last issue on September 24, citing reduced...
Publishers Wekly – 2008-09-05
The sports publishing company hopes to complete a deal within a few weeks while authors and others wonder when they will be paid.
Guardian – 2008-08-18
Telegraph Media Group is set to shut down its bureau in Berlin as two more journalists leave its foreign news desk. By Stephen Brook and Oliver Luft
Guardian – 2008-08-12
Johnston Press is planning to close two Scottish free weekly newspapers and look to cut costs further in its local newspaper business - placing 15 jobs at risk. By Oliver Luft
New York Times – 2008-07-24
F.C.C. approval of the union would end a nearly 18-month government review of a deal that would essentially create a monopoly in satellite radio.
Times Online – 2008-07-10
Bloomberg, the eponymous financial information and media group set up by the Mayor of New York, is close to buying a 20 per cent stake of its own shares from Merrill Lynch for about $5 billion...
AP via Yahoo! Finance – 2008-07-07
Conde Nast Publications, a unit of privately held Advance Publications, said Monday it was shutting down Golf For Women magazine with its July/August issue after 20 years.
Publishers Wekly – 2008-06-26
After 24 years in lower Manhattans South Street Seaport area, the 15,000 sq.-ft. Strand Book Annex at 95 Fulton Street will close August 31. The store will begin a 20% off everything sale on June...
Guardian – 2012-02-16
Publishing groups take action against two websites accused of sharing copyrighted ebooks, while police seize music sharing siteA coalition of US publishing groups has taken legal action in Ireland in...
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