Speculation abounds about the future of Simon & Schuster

January 1998
Publishers Weekly;1/26/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 4, p11
Trade Publication
Reports speculation about possible acquisition candidates for the portion of Simon & Schuster being offered for sale by parent company Viacom as of January 1998. Viacom's intention to retain only the trade group of Simon & Schuster; Possible buyers; Probability of logistical bumps in the separation; Simon & Schuster as a victim of Viacom's problems turning around Blockbuster.


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