Mon, 25/06/2012 - 15:07
Scholastic UK group m.d. Alan Hurcombe is to leave his post.
The publisher said that Hurcombe, who joined Scholastic 10 years ago and has been at the UK helm since 2009, will depart on the 31st July "to pursue other interests".
Hurcombe said: “Ten years is a long time for anyone to be with one company and...
Wed, 05/10/2011 - 07:50
Author Mal Peet has accused politicians talking about the importance of community of using "weasel words" unless they defend libraries.
Peet was speaking at a Publishers Association (PA) and Authors' Licensing & Collecting Society (ALCS) fringe event on the future of libraries at the Conservative Party Conference in...
Tue, 03/11/2009 - 13:45
Scholastic is in consultation with 31 staff after it said it was in "advanced" talks about moving its trade distribution to HarperCollins.
The children's publisher has also revealed an operating loss of £7.6m for the year to 31st May 2009. This figure reflected a "deterioration in overall trading and the costs of...