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Amazon Moves Into Kids Books, Acquires Marshall Cavendish

In Children's by Dennis Abrams

By Dennis Abrams On December 6, Amazon.com signed a deal to acquire over 450 titles of the US children’s trade book business of Marshall Cavendish Children’s Books. Marshall Cavendish is one of the world’s leading educational and consumer publishers and classroom digital solutions providers. It is a list of titles that has been nominated for over 150 industry awards and …

Enhancing E-book Purchases: Consumer Driven Models From the Text Book Industry

In Guest Contributors by Guest Contributor

By John Konczal, Global Industry Executive, Sterling Commerce, an IBM Company When the mere act of delivering content digitally isn’t enough, textbook publishers are coming up with new sales models for digital content. Thanks to the emergence of the Kindle and other electronic reading devices, today’s consumer can choose from a multitude of ways to consume content with multiple delivery …