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ASP Westward Sells Community Media of Colorado to Macari-Healey Publishing Company, LLC

Editor & Publisher – 2012-02-06

HOUSTON, TX - February 6, 2012 - Macari-Healey Publishing Company, LLC, of Golden, Colorado has purchased Community Media of Colorado from ASP Westward. The Houston-based newspaper publisher had...

Future sells New York operation for $3m

Guardian – 2012-01-13

Magazine publisher Future has sold its loss-making New York division to NewBay MediaFuture Publishing has sold off its loss-making New York operation – home to magazines including Guitar World,...

Pearson sells stake in FTSE

The Bookseller – 2011-12-12

Penguin parent company Pearson has sold its 50% stake in FTSE International to the London...

Stelling sells his football stories to Headline

The Bookseller – 2011-11-04

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 04/11/2011 - 11:01 Headline has acquired the next book by “Soccer Saturday” presenter Jeff Stelling, with the Sky Sports football pundit...

Jobs biog sells 379,000 copies Stateside

The Bookseller – 2011-11-02

Written By: Philip Stone Publication Date: Wed, 02/11/2011 - 14:00 Walter Isaacson's biography of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs sold 379,000 copies in the US in its first week on bookshop shelves,...

Jobs biography sells 379,000 Stateside

The Bookseller – 2011-11-02

Written By: Philip Stone Publication Date: Wed, 02/11/2011 - 14:00 Walter Isaacson's biography of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs sold 379,000 copies in the US in it first week on bookshops shelves,...

Post-relaunch, DC sells more than 5M comics

San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-10-13

(10-13) 10:20 PDT PHILADELPHIA, (AP) -- New origins, new costumes and new stories have brought DC Comics new sales records. The publisher of tales about Superman, Wonder Woman and Batman says...

Creative Loafing sells its papers in Tampa and Charlotte

Poynter. – 2011-10-11

Creative Loafing Thomas Wheatley reports that Creative Loafing has sold its Charlotte and Tampa papers to SouthComm Inc. and that CEO Marty Petty, former publisher of the Poynter-owned St. Petersburg...

Future sells three audio visual titles to MyHobbyStore

Media Week – 2011-10-11

Future Publishing has sold its audio visual titles, Hi-Fi Choice, What Satellite & Digital TV and Home Cinema Choice, to specialist publisher MyHobbyStore.

Canongate sells controlling stake in Text Publishing

The Bookseller – 2011-10-03

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Mon, 03/10/2011 - 15:21 Canongate has sold its controlling stake in Australian publisher Text Publishing to Maureen and Tony Wheeler, the founders of...

Julian Assange memoir sells just 644 copies

Guardian – 2011-09-28

Huge publicity last week managed to generate only very modest sales for his 'Unauthorised Autobiography'Despite acres of publicity and buckets of scandal, Julian Assange's unauthorised autobiography...

Summit Business Media Sells Off Highline Data

Folio Magazine – 2011-09-28

Summit Business Media has sold Highline Data--its insurance information services unit--to SNL Financial LC.

Journal Communications subsidiary sells newspapers

San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-09-08

(09-08) 06:18 PDT MILWAUKEE, (AP) -- A subsidiary of Journal Communications is selling its publications and websites in Florida to a South Carolina company. Journal Community Publishing Group, Inc....

One Day sells 60,000 copies in seven

The Bookseller – 2011-08-23

Written By: Philip Stone Publication Date: Tue, 23/08/2011 - 15:22 David Nicholls' One Day (Hodder), the adaptation of which hits cinemas later this week, was comfortably the bestselling book at UK...

Breaking News: BBC Magazines sells its stake to Times of India owner Bennett, Coleman & Co

PrintWeek – 2011-08-17

BBC Worldwide's 50% shareholding in Indian joint venture for magazine publishing, Worldwide Media, is being sold to Times of India owner Bennett, Coleman & Co.

BBC Worldwide Sells its Magazine Portfolio to Private Equity Firm Exponent

Folio Magazine – 2011-08-16

BBC Worldwide, a UK-based publisher, has sold its magazine business to Exponent, a private equity firm.

Media Decoder: British Journalist Sells Book on Hacking Scandal

The New York Times – 2011-07-26

Nick Davies, a journalist who has covered the hacking scandal in Britain extensively for the Guardian, has sold a book about the scandal titled "Hack Attack."

Carlyle sells Indian publishing co stake to pvt equity consortium

Reuters – 2011-07-04

HONG KONG, July 4 (Reuters) - Carlyle Group said on Monday it has sold its majority stake in Indian publishing services company Newgen Knowledge Works Pvt Ltd for an undisclosed amount to a...

Desmond sells OK! Magazine in US to Playboy's American Media

Media Week – 2011-06-24

Richard Desmond has offloaded the US edition of OK! Magazine to the National Enquirer publisher and manager of Playboy, American Media.

Self-published author John Locke sells 1M e-books

Boston.com – 2011-06-20

A self-published author has joined James Patterson, Stieg Larsson and others as a million seller on the Kindle.

Amazon says it now sells more e-books than print books

L.A. Times – 2011-05-20

The surge in e-book sales by Amazon is in keeping with the publishing industry's trend toward digital books and away from hardcover and paperback copies.Amazon.com now sells more digital books than...

HMV sells Waterstone's for £53m

Guardian – 2011-05-20

Embattled retailer sells its 314 store book chain to fund controlled by Russian billionaire Alexander MamutHMV has sold its Waterstone's book chain to a fund controlled by Russian billionaire...

HMV sells Waterstone's to Russian billionaire for £53m

Guardian – 2011-05-20

Alexander Mamut promises to refocus Waterstone's as a local community bookshop – and will install Daunt Books founder to run the chainHMV Group, the beleaguered retailer, has agreed to sell its...

Charlaine Harris sells 1m Kindle e-books

The Bookseller – 2011-05-12

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Thu, 12/05/2011 - 09:19 Charlaine Harris, author of the Sookie Stackhouse series of novels, has become the latest writer to sell more than one million...

Editis sells Groupe De Boeck

The Bookseller – 2011-04-20

Written By: Barbara Casassus Publication Date: Wed, 20/04/2011 - 09:22 Editis has sold its Brussels-based educational, scientific and academic publishing subsidiary Groupe De Boeck to Ergon Capital...

Candice Bushnell Sells Two New YA Books

The New York Observer – 2011-04-12

HarperCollins will publish two more young adult novels by Observer alum Candace Bushnell. Ms. Bushnell's first foray into the genre, The Carrie Diaries, hit stores last spring and explored the Sex...

Popular Science sells 10,000 iPad subscriptions

Editors Weblog – 2011-03-30

Apple has received a not-so-positive reputation for having strict regulations for publishers who want to have apps on the iPad. It has become common knowledge that Apple gets a 30 percent cut of the...

Brill's Journalism Online Sells to R.R. Donnelley & Sons

Digital Media Wire – 2011-03-24

Chicago - Publishing firm R.R. Donnelley & Sons announced on Thursday that it has acquired Journalism Online, an online payment system for online publishers, from founders Steve Brill, Gordon Crovitz...

St Ives sells magazine printing arm to rival

The Independent – 2011-03-15

St Ives has agreed to sell its loss-making magazine printing business – whose clients include Time Out, Vogue and The Economist – to the private equity firm Walstead Investments for £20m.

COLE Publishing Sells EQ Mag, Replaces With New Launch

Folio Magazine – 2011-01-04

COLE Publishing, a b-to-b publisher based in Three Lakes Wisconsin, has sold EQ magazine (formerly named Construction Guide) to CFX Network. EQ reaches 32,00 readers in the Midwest. Terms of the deal...

Prisa Sells 44% of Digital Plus Division for 976 Million Euros

BusinessWeek – 2010-12-28

Promotora de Informaciones SA, the publisher of Spain’s El Pais newspaper, sold stakes in pay- television unit Digital Plus for 976 million euros ($1.29 billion) to reduce debt.

Lebhar-Friedman Sells Dowden Health Media

Folio Magazine – 2010-12-23

Barely a week after the sale of Nation's Restaurant News, Lebhar-Friedman said today that it has sold several more businesses, all within the Dowden Health Media unit, to the New York City-based...

Amazon sells "millions" of Kindles

The Bookseller – 2010-12-14

Amazon has sold "millions" of its new Kindle...

Lebhar-Friedman Sells Flagship Magazine To Penton

Folio Magazine – 2010-12-13

After weeks of rumors, Penton Media announced today that it is buying Lebhar-Friedman's flagship title, Nation's Restaurant News.

Rare Audubon book sells for $11.6M

CBC – 2010-12-07

A first edition of John James Audubon's Birds of America sold for $11.6 million Cdn at auction in London Tuesday.

Washington Post sells Newsweek

CNN – 2010-08-02

The Washington Post Co. said it has sold struggling Newsweek magazine, which it has published for half a century, to audio industry pioneer Sidney Harman. Newsweek reported that editor-in-chief Jon...

Mark Twain manuscript sells for $242,500

Reuters – 2010-06-18

Reuters - A tribute written by American novelist and satirist Mark Twain to his daughter, who died of spinal meningitis at the age of 24, sold at auction on Thursday for $242,500, almost doubling...

RBI Sells Publishers Weekly to Former Publisher

Folio Mag – 2010-04-05

Publishers Weekly has become the latest magazine property sold off by b-to-b publishing giant Reed Business Information. The magazine, along with its accompanying Web site and Publishers Weekly Show...

New York Times Co. Sells Small Part of Stake in Boston Red Sox

Editor And Publisher – 2010-04-01

The New York Times Co. said Thursday it sold a small portion of its minority stake in New England Sports Ventures, which owns the Boston Red Sox and related sports businesses.

CBA Sells Colorado Headquarters

Publishers Wekly – 2010-03-26

The Christian retail association CBA has sold its headquarters building in Colorado...

Bookstore Sells Half of All Copies of WWII Book

Publishers Wekly – 2010-03-15

A Washington-area bookstore has sold 13,200 copies of Hell...

K&M Newspaper Services Sells G60 Inserter, Upgrades

Editor And Publisher – 2010-03-11

K&M Newspaper Services will provide the Times News, Kingsport, Tenn., with a 30-station, dual-delivery Titan G60 inserting system, Miracom inserter and downstream controls on another inserter, and a...

RBI Sells Two More Magazines

Folio Mag – 2010-03-01

Reed Business Information has taken another step in the divestment of its U.S.-based magazines.

Manugraph Sells 32 Towers to Gujarat Daily

Editor And Publisher – 2010-02-25

Manugraph India Ltd. has sold 32 HiLine towers to the Gujarat Samachar Daily, where they will be added in pairs to 16 press lines, increasing color capacity. Published in Gujarathi since 1932, the...

Transcontinental Sells U.S. Direct Mail Group

Folio Mag – 2010-02-16

Magazine publisher and printer Transcontinental Inc. announced that it has agreed to sell its U.S. direct mail division to IWCO Direct, a direct marketing firm based in Chanhassen, Minnesota.

Regional Publisher Sells One Title, Shutters Two Others

Folio Mag – 2010-02-08

Minneapolis, Minnesota-based Key Professional Media has sold its group of Super Lawyers magazines to Thomson Reuters. Super Lawyers—a listing of attorneys from more than 70 practice areas—is...

Goss Sells, Supports Akiyama Presses in North America

Editor And Publisher – 2010-02-02

Goss International has integrated within its U.S. operations Tokyo-based Akiyama International Co.'s North American organization, assuming responsibility for sales and support of Akiyama products,...

'Washington Post' Sells Shuttered Plant to Univ. of Maryland

Editor And Publisher – 2010-01-27

The University of Maryland announced today that it reached agreement to buy The Washington Post's production plant in College Park for about $12 million, allowing the university to transfer some...

MFA Sells Out of Sargent Title

Publishers Wekly – 2009-12-22

Sargent's Daughters, Erica Hirshler’s story behind the people portrayed in one of John Singer Sargent’s most famous paintings is turning out to be one of the surprise art book sellers this season.

Faber sells Practical Cats global rights

The Book Seller – 2009-03-23

Faber has sold international rights to its...

Canwest sells U.S. magazine The New Republic

National Post – 2009-03-11

Canwest Global Communications Corp. said Monday it sold U.S. magazine The New Republic to help pay down debt on its balance sheet.

Canwest sells off American magazine

Toronto Star – 2009-03-10

Canwest Global Communications Corp. has sold American political magazine New Republic back to the editor-in-chief from whom it bought the publication two years ago, as the media conglomerate works...

Harry Potter Book Sells For $19K

CBS News – 2009-03-10

A softcover copy of the first Harry Potter book has sold for just over $19,000, according to a Dallas auction house.

Canwest sells The New Republic to investor group

International Herald Tribune – 2009-03-09

The American political magazine The New Republic has been sold back to its longtime editor in chief.

Haynes sells book printing firm

The Book Seller – 2009-03-02

Haynes Publishing Group has sold its book...

B&N Sells Calendar Club Stake

Publishers Wekly – 2009-02-26

Barnes & Noble has sold its stake in Calendar Club for $7 million.

Financing Breakthrough in Tribune Cubs Sale, as Family Sells Big Ameritrade Stake

Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-18

Debt-encumbered Tribune Co.'s oft-delayed sale of the Chicago Cubs baseball team and its landmark Wrigley Field venue took a giant step towards completion Wednesday as the financing plans of the...

Kodak Sells CTP Systems, Promotes Martin

Editor And Publisher – 2009-02-18

Kodak sold thermal platesetters, digital plates and workflow software to newspaper printers in four states and announced a new sales chief for the market, David Martin.

MDGM Sells Towers and Folder to Three Printers

Editor And Publisher – 2009-01-26

Manugraph DGM Inc., a subsidiary of Manugraph India Ltd. inElizabethville, Pa., has sold DGM towers and a folder to printers in three states.

British Media Company Sells German Holdings

New York Times – 2009-01-14

An unusual foreign foray into the German newspaper business ended Tuesday when Mecom , a British media investment company, sold its German publications in an effort to reduce its debt, The New York...

Mecom sells German media holdings

International Herald Tribune – 2009-01-14

Achieving economies of scale has been difficult for newspaper publishers in Germany because of rules against media consolidation that were imposed after World War II.

Journal Register sells two Conn. papers

BizJournals – 2009-01-08

Journal Register Co. has a buyer for two of its Connecticut newspapers, the company said.

Ziff Davis Media Shutters Electronic Gaming Monthly, Sells 1UP Network to Hearst

Folio Mag – 2009-01-07

A little more than a month after discontinuing the print edition of PC Magazine and taking the brand online-only, publisher Ziff Davis Media has sold its 1UP Digital Network to Hearst’s Ugo...

Gawker Media sells Consumerist blog

CNET via Yahoo! News – 2008-12-31

Gawker Media announced Tuesday that it has sold its Consumerist blog to Consumers Union, the publisher of Consumer Reports.

Emperor's book sells for £1,600

BBC News – 2008-12-19

A rare visitors' book signed by Emperor of Ethiopia Haile Selassie fetches £1,600.

Macrovision Sells TV Guide Network in $300M Deal

Folio Mag – 2008-12-18

Macrovision, the Santa Clara, California-based digital software solutions firm, has reached an agreement to sell the TV Guide Network—including TVGuide.com—to Allen Shapiro and One Equity Partners...

BZ Media Sells Magazine, Two Conferences

Folio Mag – 2008-12-16

Redwood Collaborative Media, a new Melville, New York-based b-to-b company, has acquired BZ Media’s Software Test & Performance group. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Book Buzz: 'Beedle' sells; more 'Clues'; kid knows 'How to Talk'

USA Today – 2008-12-11

Most people who snapped up J.K. Rowling's The Tales of Beedle the Bard bought the $12.99 edition, but some are buying the $100 collector's edition. One False Note, the second in a 10-book adventure...

YouTube sells online video ads - Google fashion

San Francisco Chronicle – 2008-11-12

Trying to turn its popularity into financial success, YouTube has started allowing advertisers to promote their videos next to the site's search results. The service, introduced Wednesday, is the...

VeriSign sells Jamba stake to News Corp

Reuters – 2008-10-07

NEW YORK (Reuters) - News Corp has taken full ownership of mobile content provider Jamba by buying VeriSign Inc's 49 percent stake for about $200 million, the two companies said on Tuesday.

Wall Street Journal sells wine

Decanter.com – 2008-09-18

The Wall Street Journal has gone into the wine trade – a highly unusual step in American newspaper publishing.

Hollywood Media Corp. Sells Hollywood.com

Playbill – 2008-08-28

Hollywood Media Corp., the publicly owned provider of entertainment news, information and ticketing, including the ticketing site Broadway.com, announced Aug. 27 that it has sold its Hollywood.com...

McClatchy Sells Real Cities to Centro

Editor And Publisher – 2008-08-14

The McClatchy Co. sold Real Cities to Chicago-based Centro for an undisclosed sum.

Flat Stanley Sells Out! Save the Flat Stanley Project!

LAist – 2008-07-28

Flat Stanley makes a splash on the red carpet Children's book character Flat Stanley has become a symbol of world peace, promoting international relations and literacy across the globe. Sadly, the...

Mitch Albom sells e-book for 99 cents

The Buffalo News – 2008-07-28

NEW YORK -- Mitch Albom has a new book out -- well, not really a book, but a commencement speech in book form. And not in traditional book form, but as an e-book, published exclusively through...

Bertelsmann sells North American book club business to U.S. investment company

International Herald Tribune – 2008-07-11

Bertelsmann AG says it is selling its North American book club business to U.S. private investor Najafi Companies.

Publications International Sells Kids' Unit to Toy Company

Publishers Wekly – 2008-06-23

RC2 Corp., which produces toys and other products primarily for the preschool market, has acquired the children's publishing group from Publications International for $163 million.

Interview: Louise Court, editor of Cosmopolitan, on how sex sells

Guardian – 2012-02-20

Yes, a focus on love lives still shifts plenty of copies of Cosmo, and its editor is proud of its position on Apple Newsstand – but, as it turns 40, how will it harness the new wave of feminism?The...

Chorion sells Christie stake to Acorn

The Bookseller – 2012-03-01

Media content group Chorion has sold its 64% stake in the Agatha Christie estate to US media...

Reed Elsevier sells Totaljobs to Axel Springer

Guardian – 2012-04-04

Anglo-Dutch publishing and events group confirms €132m deal for UK employment website Totaljobs with German media ownerReed Elsevier, the Anglo-Dutch publishing and events group, has sold...

Hachette Livre sells its e-book distribution platform

The Bookseller – 2012-04-17

Hachette Livre has sold its e-book distribution platform Numilog to its founder and c.e.o. Denis...

Man Asian Prize-winning novel sells over 2 mn copies

Hindustan Times – 2012-04-25

Please Look After Mom, a novel of family love and loss by award-winning author Kyung-Sook Shin, has sold more than two million copies in her homeland South Korea, the publisher said on Tuesday.

Bruce Brugmann sells Bay Guardian to S.F. Examiner

San Francisco Chronicle – 2012-04-25

"I'm going to be 77 on June 14, and Jean and I have been doing this for 45 years." It was time, said Bruce Brugmann , founder, editor and publisher of the San Francisco Bay Guardian , "to turn things...

Paulo Coelho Sells 99-Cent eBooks

Media Bistro – 2012-05-03

Bestselling novelist Paulo Coelho has convinced HarperCollins to sell many of his eBooks for 99-cents in the United States and Canada. Will other authors follow suit? @LJ_Goldberg This is...

Pottermore e-book store sells '£3m in first month'

The Bookseller – 2012-05-04

The Pottermore e-book store sold £3m-worth of Harry Potter e-books in its first month, the...

Comma sells Blasim tales to Penguin US

The Bookseller – 2012-05-17

Manchester-based independent Comma Press has sold short story collection The Corpse Exhibition by...

Hubert Burda sells Love it! And Full House! magazines

Media Week – 2012-05-17

13.15 UPDATE: Hubert Burda Media UK has sold real-life titles, Love it! and Full House!, to a start-up called Pep Publishing Ltd that is majority-owned by Hubert Burda Media UK chief executive Luke...

Carly Simon sells long-awaited memoir

Crains New York – 2012-06-02

Carly Simon, the singer and songwriter who has had a rocky life and a storied career, has sold her autobiography to Random House for a sum in the seven figures, according to a person familiar with...

Zac Goldsmith sells the Ecologist for £1

Guardian – 2012-06-06

Leading environment magazine known for its campaigns and hard-hitting investigations will merge with ResurgenceAfter 42 years of lawsuits from GM companies, campaigns against nuclear power, and...

Google sells small tablet, challenges Kindle Fire

San Francisco Chronicle – 2012-06-28

Google sells small tablet, challenges Kindle Fire Associated Press Copyright 2012 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or...

Marketers get a refresher: Sex still sells

Crains New York – 2012-08-16

You've bought rope for that special someone, picked up a few sex toys and read those Fifty Shades of Grey books a time or three. You know who you are. Well, no need to skulk about at naughty shops or...

Elvis bible sells for $92,000 at auction

CBC – 2012-09-09

A bible used by Elvis Presley has sold at an auction for about $92,000 at an auction in England.

Anne 1st edition sells for $10,000

CBC – 2012-11-06

A first edition of Anne of Green Gables sold at auction in New York Monday day for $10,000 US.

McGraw-Hill sells off education unit for $2.5B

GigaOM – 2012-11-26

Publishing giant McGraw-Hill has announced that it will sell its education division to private equity firm Apollo Global Management for $2.5 billion. The news comes months after the publishing...

Targets missed, Nook sells stake to Pearson to secure book distribution

GigaOM – 2012-12-28

Barnes & Noble and Microsoft welcome Pearson to the Nook Media table as the education publisher lays down $89.5 to help secure distribution. But Nook is already set to miss targets set during its...

Barnes & Noble sells fewer Nooks, retail revenue falls

Reuters – 2013-01-03

(Reuters) - Barnes & Noble Inc's Nook unit reported weak holiday season numbers on Thursday as it sold fewer e-readers and tablets at its own stores, and its e-books sales growth slowed, raising...

Life of Pi sells 'pi' copies

The Bookseller – 2013-02-20

Life of Pi has sold 'pi' number of books, selling 3,141,593 copies in all editions....

BBC Sells Lonely Planet for $78m, a 60% Drop in Value

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-03-24

BBC is selling Lonely Planet, to NC2 Media, a Nashville-based digital media company, for $77.8 million — a $120 million less than what BBC bought it for in 2007.

Poem written by a 13-year-old sells for $140,000

The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-04-13

Granted, the 13-year-old was Charlotte Brontë, and the poem was written in 1829, but still....

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