Thu, 20/10/2011 - 15:50
Illustrated publisher New Holland has undergone its third round of redundancies in four years, with nearly half the company’s UK staff leaving the publisher, including its managing director.
Eleven employees (out of 24 in the UK) will leave the business on 28th October, with m.d. Steve Connolly to leave in December. Connolly...
Mon, 13/12/2010 - 08:49
Sales among the majority of illustrated publishers have dropped in 2010, although the sector has cited tie-ins, the Olympics and co-editions as reasons for optimism in 2011.
The 10 declining companies among the top 16 illustrated publishers have seen sales shrink by nearly £5m between them in the year to 2nd October 2010, an...
Wed, 10/03/2010 - 09:12
Non-fiction publisher New Holland is in consultation with seven employees over a second-round of redundancies in 18 months.
Managing director Steve Connolly said a decision had been taken with "considerable reluctance" because the company was unable to generate "sufficient revenue" to match its overheads. The seven...
Thu, 11/12/2008 - 08:15
New Holland Publishing has made seven staff members redundant, and frozen one additional post, as the downturn bites UK publishing.
The redundancies, across the sales, marketing and editorial departments, represent 15% of its workforce. New Holland is an illustrated and non-fiction publisher, and a subsidiary of New Holland Publishing...
Thu, 06/12/2007 - 12:00
John Beaufoy is to step down as managing director of New Holland Publishers at the end of the year. He will be succeeded by Steve Connolly managing director of sister company Struik Publishers in South Africa. Connolly plans to relocate to the UK to take up the position.
Beaufoy said that after 20 years in the same job, it was time for a...