This week the Publishers Association released full-year sales numbers for 2020 showing that the invoiced value of UK publisher sales of books, journals and rights/coeditions... Read more
Philip Jones shares his thoughts on the Publishers Association’s Publishing Yearbook 2019.
Frontier Economics' Andrew Leicester examines the mutually beneficial relationship between literature and adaptations.
Philip Jones addresses the Publishers Association's industry-wide action plan to tackle inclusivity, and why it is needed.
Last week I made a comment about the many hands working—often behind the scenes—to make the book business happen. Unleashing this talent, these many voices,... Read more
With David Cameron capable of forming a government free of the need to negotiate red lines in darkened rooms, what are the likely implications for... Read more
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
Total publishing income hit record levels in 2020, rising 2% to £6.4bn, buoyed by a digital surge that helped offset a 6% decline in print... Read more
Several university presses have echoed concerns raised in a highly critical report commissioned by the Publishers Association into UK Research & Innovation's proposed new Open Access policy,... Read more
A proposed new Open Access (OA) policy from funding body UK Research & Innovation (UKRI) could see UK universities and journals take a huge financial hit, a... Read more