The seasonâ€™s first workshop in the â€śReBoot: Books, Business and Readingâ€ť on 25 Feb 2021 took off with promises of a wild ride between some countries and segments where the book trade significantly expanded, driven by an increase in reading, while other markets and segments of the industry had to confront loss and swings in […]
Launching ReBoot 2021: The Repair Shop. Assessing the damage and fixing it!
December 14, 2020 by ruediger
After a widely received first season in fall 2020, with four Preparations Workshops and a 6-hour state of the industry debate on October 13 â€“ attended by 200 experienced industry leaders from 28 countries in a unique mix of heads of worldwide corporations and small local innovators â€“, it is time to move on. In […]
Music or books? Both! Spotify goes audiobooks
November 13, 2020 by ruediger
Things tend to change quickly these days. In August, publishers across Sweden had a new, transformative customer knocking at their doors – Amazon. The only surprise was, why that had happened not much earlier. For many years, Amazon had been expected to go into the Swedish online retail market with a dedicated Swedish website, which […]