John Stachiewicz has been appointed as chair of B T Batsford, owned by Polly Powell following the sale of Pavilion to HarperCollins.
HarperCollins has completed its acquisition of Pavilion Books, finalising a deal it announced in October.
HarperCollins UK is buying Pavilion Books, in a deal which will see it acquire the imprints Collins & Brown, Pavilion, Portico, Robson, National Trust and Pavilion Children’s.... Read more
The Quarto Group saw revenue increase by 21% to $56.9m (£40.9m) in the six months to 30th June 2021, from $46.9m (£33.7m) during the same period last... Read more
Polly Powell has unexpectedly quit Quarto. Powell joined the illustrated publishing group in late 2019 after a period of turbulence at the publicly-quoted group; initially... Read more
The Quarto Group saw revenue fall 7% year on year in 2020 to $126.9m (£91.5m) although adjusted operating profit increased to $10.6m (£7.6m) in the same period.... Read more
Polly Powell has been appointed group c.e.o. for Quarto, taking over from C K Lau.
Quarto warns of lower trading as a result of Covid-19, but highlights improved profits in its latest full-year
Polly Powell has been appointed c.e.o. of Quarto’s UK operations and has been made an executive director of the company.
Pavilion Books owner and publisher Polly Powell has started working for the Quarto Group as an advisor to its c.e.o. CK Lau.... Read more