New Holland Publishers

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New Holland Publishers
New Holland Publishers.jpg
StatusActive
Founded1955 (1955)
Country of originUnited Kingdom, Australia & New Zealand
Headquarters locationWestminster Bridge Road
London, SE1
United Kingdom
DistributionPenguin Random House Distribution (UK)
Regency Media Group (Australia)
Bookreps (New Zealand)[1]
Midpoint Trade Books (US)[2]
Key peopleFiona Schultz (MD)[3]
Publication typesBooks
Nonfiction topicsLifestyle, natural history, travel
Owner(s)FSDC
Official websitenewhollandpublishers.com

New Holland Publishers is an English-based international publisher of non-fiction books, founded in 1955. The company is owned by private owners 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.[4][5][6] It currently operates offices in London and Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia. The company went through a significant round of redundancies from 2008-2011.[3][7] In 2013 the company sold US publishing rights to over 200 titles to Bloomsbury; and in 2014 over 1,400 titles to Fox Chapel.[8][9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Distribution Partners". Retrieved 12 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Midpoint Trade Books Begins Distributing New Holland UK - Midpoint Book Sales & Distribution Blog". Retrieved 11 February 2018.
  3. ^ a b "New Holland hit by more redundancies". The Bookseller. 20 October 2011. Retrieved 19 May 2015.
  4. ^ "New Holland Publishers (UK) Ltd.: Private Company Information - Businessweek". Bloomberg.com. Retrieved 19 May 2015.
  5. ^ "Company Details". Companies House. Missing or empty |url= (help)
  6. ^ International Literary Market Place. Bowker. 1990. p. 349.
  7. ^ "New Holland makes 15% redundant". The Bookseller. 11 December 2008. Retrieved 19 May 2015.
  8. ^ "Bloomsbury buys New Holland list". The Bookseller. 5 September 2013. Retrieved 19 May 2015.
  9. ^ "Fox Chapel Buys 1,400 New Holland Titles". Publishersweekly.com. 21 April 2014. Retrieved 19 May 2015.