Is Amazon as cheap as we think it is? A recent study shows that Amazon is more expensive than Walmart across several categories.
The Hot Sheet Index reviewed the change in membership from 2017 to 2018 for some popular social media platforms like Instagram and Facebook.
News and Trends Simon & Schuster finishes 2017 with record profits but declining sales of “important” authors. CEO Carolyn Reidy told Publishers Lunch that backlist remained strong and ebooks declined (which is consistent with general industry reports). She added that Simon & Schuster, like other major houses, has seen some of its important authors experience sales … Read more
In the US ebook subscription landscape, two services compete against one another for market share: Kindle Unlimited and Scribd.
The New York–based Serial Box is announcing a $1.65 million investment in seed funding for a “reading/listening mobile platform” development,
Nourry now calls the year-long 2014 renegotiation battle that Hachette went through with Amazon a “little battle.”
As English-language authors look to expand their range, working in other English-language markets is an important tactic.
Barnes & Noble announced a “new labor model” that eliminates certain store positions to save $40 million annually.