Philip Jones looks at the "stark" difference between the educational and consumer sectors.
Pearson has announced adjusted operating profit growth of 8% in the past year, despite revenue dropping by 9%, according to its 2018 preliminary financial results.
Pearson is selling its US K12 public schools courseware business to private equity group Nexus Capital Management in a deal worth $250m (£193m).
We investigate how specialist children's, illustrated/comic and academic/educational publishers fared last year in our Review of 2018.
Pearson has reported making "good financial and strategic progress in 2018", despite a small revenue fall during the year, saying in its January trading update... Read more
Following on from The Bookseller's 'alternative' predictions for 2019, senior figures share their hopes and expectations for the year ahead.
Amazon is tackling sales of counterfeit textbooks on its US site after suspending the accounts of booksellers allegedly selling counterfeit books in a major online sting.... Read more
Pearson has agreed the sale of its FT freehold and corporate headquarters at One Southwark Bridge to M&G Real Estate for £115m.... Read more
Pearson has reported flat revenue in its nine-month trading update but that the company is "on track" to deliver underlying profit growth in 2018.... Read more
Pearson has reinforced guidance that it expects to return to underlying profit growth in 2018 after posting underlying revenue growth of 2% and adjusted operating profit up 46% year-on-year for the... Read more