Mon, 04/07/2011 - 08:36
Pan Macmillan will be offering "enhanced rates" on the titles it publishes under its new digital-only imprint, with agents welcoming the initiative and urging publishers to pursue similar projects.
Macmillan Compass launched a week ago, and will focus on making out-of-print titles available. Fiction publisher Jeremy...
Mon, 27/06/2011 - 08:48
Pan Macmillan has launched a new imprint to bring backlist titles to readers as digital editions or print on demand titles.
Macmillan Compass will be managed by fiction publisher Jeremy Trevathan and digital director Sara Lloyd. The publisher said the imprint will establish exclusive publishing partnerships with agents, literary...
Thu, 02/04/2009 - 14:25
The legal dispute between Compass Maps and Geocenter has been settled. The two companies have now agreed to collaborate and produce a series of 50 co-branded Berlitz PopOut Maps to be published this autumn.
Compass launched legal proceedings against Berlitz's distributor Geocenter in April last year, claiming that its branded Pocket...
Tue, 30/09/2008 - 12:37
The UK publication of The Jewel of Medina is in "suspended animation" according to Gibson Square's external sales team Compass, following this weekend's attempted attack on publisher Martin Rynja's house. Alan Jessop, m.d. of Compass, this morning (Tuesday 30th September) spoke to Rynja who said he would be taking...
Mon, 28/04/2008 - 07:59
GeoCenter, distributor of Berlitz Pocket MapGuides in the UK, has accused Compass of making 'groundless' threats to its customers, after lawyers acting for Compass Maps last week wrote to booksellers instructing them to stop selling Pocket Maps by Berlitz.
Compass launched legal proceedings against Berlitz's parent company...
Mon, 12/02/2007 - 15:29
Allison and Busby is ending its eight year contract with sales agency Compass and will start selling its list to the UK trade itself from 1st April 2007. Publishing director Susie Dunlop, who joined A&B from Compass in 2005, will take on all UK head office and key accounts, along with her colleague Lesley-Anne Brown and a freelance rep who...