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HBG Sales Rise 5.6% Despite Amazon's 'Punitive' Actions

Posted at 7:44AM Friday 01 Aug 2014

Hachette parent company Lagardère reported sales of 903 million euros for the first half of 2014, a 1.5% decline sales reported for the same period in 2013. In the U.S., despite its dispute with Amazon, Hachette Book Group revenue rose 5.6% over sales in the first half of 2013, growth credited to the integration of Hyperion titles acquired from Disney and adding Disney's distribution business.

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Lagardere 2014 FIRST HALF RESULTS




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