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A New Era For Quarto

Posted at 6:18PM Friday 23 May 2014

The figure is enough to make every publisher envious: a business that is 70% backlist. "That's a good position to be in," agrees Marcus Leaver, CEO of the Quarto Group. "As we look for growth both in our existing business and with any potential digital way forward, it makes life slightly easier knowing we have that solid foundation."

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