Industry leaders look at what lies ahead in 2021

Industry leaders look at what lies ahead in 2021

Senior figures in the trade have said support for bookshops is a high priority in the coming year, while promising further steps to improve diversity across the industry.

The Bookseller asked a host of industry figures, including chief executives of publishing houses, retailers and trade associations, to offer their insight on what the next 12 months holds in store following a tumultuous 2020.

One thing that united nearly all of them was a concern for high street bookshops as the impact of coronavirus continues to bite and Brexit's economic effects start to be felt.

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