A series of recordings from the Copyright Clearance Center
Investment Banker Tells Publishers Buyer Interest Is Strong
16:58Investor interest in publishers is rising because publishers have a commodity that many businesses covet. “They have the content. They have the storytellers,” Robin Warner told Frankfurt Book Fair.
Publishing Takes On Climate Change
19:55“Publishers across our sector must think about their responsibility for our collective environment,” says Michiel Kolman.
A Tale of Two Frankfurt Book Fairs
13:31For Frankfurt Book Fair in 2021, programming stretches over two weeks and will be presented in two ways: online and at the Messe fairgrounds.
Fashion & IP: A Good Fit
16:18Following fashion is essential to some and may seem silly to others, yet fashion brands are economic powerhouses and barometers of social change.
Supply Chain Worries for Holiday Book Sales
17:45Supply chain issues facing the book business this holiday season and beyond were years in the making.
Licensing Comes to Podcasting
22:34Producing podcasts has never have been more lucrative. For top-shelf creators, producers, distributors and platforms, podcasting may be an end in itself – or it can serve as a bridge to film, television, and publishing.
Ranks of Top Publishers in 2020 Announced
15:5255 publishing groups with combined reported revenue for 2020 of nearly $68 billion are included in this year’s ranking. Total 2020 revenue is down about 6% from 2019, though a significant portion of that decline is owing to currency fluctuations.
Data Direction for Publishers
20:53“You’re not only a book buyer, consumer, reader, or a consumer of other media. What we saw in our data was that those that were avid in books were avid across other media,” says Dr. Rachel Noorda,
Amazon & Big 5 Tell Judge: No Conspiracy Here
16:43“The alleged conspiracy—in which the five largest American trade publishers are alleged to have banded together to give Amazon monopoly pricing power over e-books—fundamentally makes no sense.”