Interesting News in Publishing – July 2019

 

Interesting News in Publishing
July 2019

Companies                                                                                                                                    

AMAZON 

Amazon responds to NYT feature alleging widespread sales of counterfeit books
In the US, Amazon has responded to claims made in a New York Times … a lax approach to policing counterfeit books, reports Publishers Weekly.
Books+Publishing

Amazon’s Stunning All-New Kindle Oasis Has Adjustable Color Front Light
But ebook readers are great devices, especially when you’re going on holiday. After all, the most committed reader can’t stuff their luggage with heavy …
Forbes

AXEL SPRINGER

Springer Family, KKR Eye Taking Bild Tabloid Publisher Private
A buyout of minority investors would see Axel Springer join Bertelsmann, the German publisher that owns Penguin Random House, in being shielded …
Yahoo Finance

BARNES & NOBLE

Barnes & Noble Reports Fiscal 2019 Year-End Financial Results
The Company operates 627 Barnes & Noble bookstores in 50 states, and one of the Web’s premier e-commerce sites, BN .com The Nook Digital business offers a lineup of popular NOOK® tablets and eReaders and …
Business Wire (press release)

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