Amazon and Simon & Schuster recently reached a deal on e-book and print book prices and it gives Simon & Schuster control over e-book prices 'with some limited exceptions.' E-book prices are reportedly part of the ongoing dispute between Amazon and publisher Hachette.
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Online retailer Amazon reaches a deal with publisher Simon & Schuster over the pricing of e-books.
Amazon.com Inc. and publisher Simon & Schuster have agreed to a multiyear deal for the sale of print and digital books, the companies said.While the specifics of the agreement weren't disclosed in a letter that the publisher sent to authors yesterday, Simon & Schuster Chief Executive Officer Carolyn Reidy said the deal "maintains the author's share of income generated from e-book sales."
New York (AFP) - Amazon has reached a deal with American book publisher Simon & Schuster, the companies said, though the e-commerce giant remains at loggerheads with France's Hachette over e-book pricing.
Multi-year agreement for sales of physical and electronic books comes amid contentious talks with another book publisher.
Online book retailer Amazon.com Inc said on Monday it has signed a multiyear deal with Simon & Schuster Inc, the second Big-Five book publisher, on the future price of e-books. Amazon, which had been in talks with Simon & Schuster since July over pricing, confirmed the deal first reported by the Business Insider news blog that the two had reached an agreement. Amazon had been locked in a months ...
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