2020 predictions: trade looks ahead

2020 predictions: trade looks ahead

A boom in audio, a commitment to sustainability, challenges on the high street and a less London-centric publishing industry all in the shadow of Brexit. These are just some of the predictions for 2020 offered by senior figures across the book trade. C.e.o.'s of major publishing houses, retailers, indie publishers and trade associations have offered their insight. 2020 looks to be an interesting year with challenges including the ongoing diversity deficit, the perennial bugbear of rates and rent for booksellers, the move into Open Access for academic publishers and how to put the green agen...

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