Germany’s Bookwire buys Bok2 for added print-on-demand capacity, while Ingram sells edtech company VitalSource 15 years after acquiring it.
Industry Notes: As Berlin underwrites exhibitors’ risk at Frankfurt, the Börsenverein makes ‘Freedom of Expression Week’ a recurring program.
With a winner announced in May, the Helen and Kurt Wolff Translator’s Prize honors four German-to-English translators in its 2021 shortlist.
PRH’s international sales shifts affects work in Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East; Taylor & Francis and Jisc partner on open access.
A first look at the new report on Europe’s book publishing markets highlights the range of impact felt in the first year of the pandemic.
Publishers and distributors in Spain open an international registration hub, as Frankfurt takes applications for its 2021 translators program.
‘A streamlined modern interface’ is promised in the coming rebuild of the Web-based international book ordering system.
Industry Notes: Tickets to the hybrid Emirates Festival of Literature, and grant applications open at the Access Copyright Foundation.
The Madrid-based Desperate Literature program and the BBC National Short Story Award open submissions and name their 2021 jurors.
One of London’s leading PR firms in publishing accounts buys a literary agency, and APAC 2021 is announced as a digital conference.