Canadian independent publishers call for review of sale of Simon & Schuster to Bertelsmann/Penguin Random House

The Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP) is calling on the Competition Bureau and the Department of Canadian Heritage to review the pending sale of Simon & Schuster (S&S)

The Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP) is calling on the Competition Bureau and the Department of Canadian Heritage to review the pending sale of Simon & Schuster (S&S) to Bertelsmann, parent company of Penguin Random House (PRH).

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A statement on bookstores and COVID-19

Canadian bookstores that can remain open and sell books safely want to continue to serve their communities. The Association of Canadian Publishers joins them in calling on provincial governments to ensure their services remain available.

Canadian bookstores that can remain open and sell books safely want to continue to serve their communities. The Association of Canadian Publishers joins them in calling on provincial governments to ensure their services remain available.

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