Redundancies at Unbound as publisher 'pauses' digital list

Redundancies at Unbound as publisher 'pauses' digital list

Unbound has made four people redundant and imposed a “pause” on accepting submissions for its digital list, the company has revealed.

The company, which has just announced a partnership with Bloomsbury, said the decision had been made following a “strategic review” of its business that identified the need to streamline its trade publishing programme. Four redundancies were made over the summer, it admitted yesterday.

Sources told The Bookseller the redundancies had been made in July at Unbound's digital imprint, which was being “wound down”, although Unbound said the list, headed by veter...

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