TITLE

Sales, earnings up at Harlequin

PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;3/15/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 11, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the increased earnings by Torstar Corp.'s publishing firm Harlequin in North American in 1998. Total earnings; Earnings increase rate; Financial performance by Torstar; Factors for profit improvement.
ACCESSION #
1779518

 

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