New Holland Publishers

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New Holland Publishers
New Holland Publishers.jpg
Status Active
Founded 1955 (1955)
Country of origin United Kingdom, Australia & New Zealand
Headquarters location Westminster Bridge Road, London
Key people Fiona Schultz (MD)[1]
Publication types Books
Nonfiction topics Lifestyle, natural history, travel
Owner(s) Times Media Group
Official website newhollandpublishers.com

New Holland Publishers is an English-based international publisher of non-fiction books, founded in 1955. The company is owned by Times Media Group of South Africa and has offices in the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.

History[edit]

The publishing firm was established as "Holland Press" was on 20 June 1955 in Southwark, London, England, and renamed to New Holland Publishers in 1988.[2][3][4] It currently operates offices in London and Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia. The company went through a significant round of redundancies from 2008-2011.[1][5] In 2013 the company sold US publishing rights to over 200 titles to Bloomsbury; and in 2014 over 1,400 titles to Fox Chapel.[6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "New Holland hit by more redundancies". The Bookseller. 2011-10-20. Retrieved 2015-05-19. 
  2. ^ "New Holland Publishers (UK) Ltd.: Private Company Information - Businessweek". Bloomberg.com. Retrieved 2015-05-19. 
  3. ^ "Company Details". Companies House. 
  4. ^ International Literary Market Place. Bowker. 1990. p. 349. 
  5. ^ "New Holland makes 15% redundant". The Bookseller. 2008-12-11. Retrieved 2015-05-19. 
  6. ^ "Bloomsbury buys New Holland list". The Bookseller. 2013-09-05. Retrieved 2015-05-19. 
  7. ^ "Fox Chapel Buys 1,400 New Holland Titles". Publishersweekly.com. 2014-04-21. Retrieved 2015-05-19.