Category Archives: Merchandising
BillboardBiz By Glenn Peoples If you have read newspapers and blogs in the last few years, you know there’s no money to be made in music. So why are billions being invested in music companies? Is there really that much … Continue reading
26 year old Amanda Hocking writes teen paranormal romances. So far, she’s been self-published and has sold over 1 million books Now a big publisher is fronting her $2 million CASH for her next four books…that are already written! Rob … Continue reading
…who can really afford Milk Duds at a 1000% mark-up or pig troughs of popcorn, priced at a Central African family’s annual food budget? Continue reading
By TIMOTHY WILLIAMS Published: December 23, 2010 Online sales increased more than 15 percent this holiday season, according to data released Thursday, the latest confirmation of the growing importance of Internet commerce during retail’s most lucrative time of the year. … Continue reading
“Today, Apple dominates the business of putting the Internet in your pocket.
This article talks about the developments in Pittsburgh, PA which led to commercial broadcast radio becoming all the rage by the mid-20th Century. It’s good to know your history. Studying the technological and market conditions which allowed for commercial radio … Continue reading
That Wall Street Journal article I previously cited may have crystallized the essence of what’s going on in the book business but the Devil is in the details…The publisher of 3 of my books disagrees with a lot of statements … Continue reading