John Smith's buys BMJ Bookshop

<p>John Smith's is to acquire the online and mail order business of BMJ medical bookshop from the British Medical Association, following the BMA's exit from commercial publishing. John Smith's has also acquired the exclusive licence to the BMA name for up to 10 years, and full marketing access to the BMA membership database.

The BMJ business will be relocated from Tavistock Square in London to Manchester, to be run out of John Smith's medical bookshop. It becomes part of John Smith's professional division, managed by Ian Brushwood. It is expected that the acquisition will be completed by m...

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