Tagged: David Shelley

Hachette UK buys premium notebook and diary publisher Paperblanks

Hachette UK has bought Paperblanks, described as the world’s second largest publisher of premium notebooks, journals and diaries, as part of its strategy to expand... Read more

Supply chain challenges 'most extreme' of my career, says Shelley

In his annual letter to authors, Hachette UK c.e.o. David Shelley has warned ongoing supply chain problems are causing the “most extreme” challenges he has seen... Read more

Hachette undergoes 'major overhaul' of recruitment after staff and author census

Hachette is undergoing a "major overhaul" of its recruitment and outreach practices to improve diversity in the workplace, after publishing the results for its first... Read more

PA celebrates 125th anniversary and praises industry's history of working together

The Publishers Association has celebrated its 125th anniversary at Hachette’s headquarters in London, with c.e.o. Stephen Lotinga and David Shelley praising the industry’s history of working together to tackle issues ranging from world wars to... Read more

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

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