Tagged: David Shelley

Hachette UK hails 'strong' first half as Lagardère begins to recover

Hachette UK has celebrated “an extremely strong" first half as parent company Lagardère showed a path to recovery in the six months to end of June 2021,... Read more

Dawson, Bennett and Page support Independent Bookshop Week with Hachette

Hachette and its authors, incuding Juno Dawson, Brit Bennett and Libby Page, are championing indie booksellers in a social media campaign to support Independent Bookshop Week.... Read more

Shelley and Newton elected at Publishers Association

David Shelley, c.e.o. of Hachette UK, was elected to the position of president of the Publishers Association at the organisation's annual general meeting, held virtually... Read more

Publishing faces 'watershed moment' on free expression, Alexander and Shelley say

Publishing recruits must be warned they may have to work on books by people they don't agree with as the industry faces “a watershed moment”... Read more

Hachette staff to work three days in the office from June

Hachette has announced a new three-day office working policy to be phased in from June and coming fully into effect from September. ... Read more

Hachette UK reports strongest ever year with record sales in 2020

Hachette UK c.e.o. David Shelley has hailed the firm's strongest year ever with record book sales in 2020, although parent company Lagardère saw revenue fall... Read more

Hachette traineeship programme partners with Curtis Brown and Waterstones

Hachette UK has unveiled its 2021 traineeship programme, partnering for the first time with literary agency Curtis Brown and bookseller Waterstones. It will open for... Read more

Shelley hails 'relatively strong' Christmas sales in author letter

Sales across almost all categories have risen in the run-up to Christmas but there has been a mixed picture internationally this year, Hachette c.e.o. David... Read more

Shelley warns of 'tougher' 2021 in store for the trade

Hachette UK c.e.o. David Shelley has warned 2021 could be a "tougher" year for the industry than 2020, in an interview with The Bookseller's editor Philip Jones at FutureBook... Read more

Hachette UK offers NHS staff free e-books

Hachette UK has set up a new website to offer NHS workers across the country free e-books to thank them for their dedication during the... Read more

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