Barnes & Noble Inc., the largest U.S. bookstore chain, has settled a dispute with CBS Corp.’s Simon & Schuster book-publishing unit that may end shortages of certain titles at the retailer’s stores.
Amazon.com Inc.’s sales contracts with some of the world’s biggest publishers, Simon & Schuster and HarperCollins, are next up for renewal, signaling that skirmishes over e-book pricing are set to spread.
CBS Corp.’s Simon & Schuster withdrew a book about the 2012 attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya, following new information that undermined its credibility and a report on CBS’s “60 Minutes.”
CBS Corp.’s Simon & Schuster book publishing unit will update a coming biography of Apple Inc. Co- founder Steve Jobs to include his resignation as chief executive officer.
A price-fixing settlement between the U.S. government and electronic-book publishers Simon & Schuster, Hachette Book Group Inc. and HarperCollins Publishers LLC won a judge’s approval.