Redundancies at Laurence King Publishing following Hachette buy

Redundancies at Laurence King Publishing following Hachette buy

Hachette has confirmed that it is in consultation with members of Laurence King Publishing staff, following its acquisition of the arts and gifts specialist earlier this autumn. 

More than 30 jobs at LKP are thought to be considered for redundancy. However, a spokesperson for Hachette said the publisher could not confirm numbers or comment further "in the middle of the legal process".

When the publisher changed hands after three decades in September, it was decided it would be split into three components, with its gift, trade and art publishing becoming an imprint of Orion Publishing Grou...

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