Kogan Page starts review with list sale

<p>Independent publisher Kogan Page has begun a business review after two years' tough trading during which US distributor LPC collapsed, leading to substantial costs and loss of sales.</p><p>The UK company has sold its education and higher education list of 200 active titles aimed at teachers and lecturers to Routledge, part of Taylor&amp;Francis. It will be integrated into the RoutledgeFalmer programme.</p><p>The move was made to help strengthen Kogan Page's balance sheet and to focus future publishing efforts. More disposals are possible in the future. The company has pledged its commitm...

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