Hachette and Amazon resolve differences

November 13, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Following a lengthy and public dispute, Amazon and Hachette have signed a new multiyear contract. The details are undisclosed, but both companies expressed their satisfaction with the deal. Hachette fought for and won the ability to set its own e-book prices,

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Munroe’s life exemplified leadership beliefs

November 12, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Tributes poured in following the Nov. 9 deaths of pastor and best-selling author Myles Munroe, 60, and his wife Ruth. The Munroes were en route to Freeport, Bahamas, to host the 2014 Global Leadership Forum when the plane crashed near the Grand Bahama International Airport. All nine people aboard died, including members of Munroe’s Bahamas Faith Ministries International (BFMI). Munroe’s life exemplified his belief

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CBAggregator

October 24, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

The Christian products industry is making news, with Bibles, books, music, films, and personal stories that are encouraging and inspiring the culture. Check out these articles from the past week.

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Group responds to retailers

October 24, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Following several conversations with retailers around the country, Group Publishing reversed a previous decision and will continue to sell its dated curriculum products through retail channels. Group President and CEO said, “We were both humbled and heartened by the many retailers who expressed the importance of sales of Group curriculum in their stores.” Following the decision reversal, Curtis Riskey, president of CBA said,

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CROSS:SCAN transition near

October 24, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

As part of CBA’s partnership with The Parable Group to enhance the capabilities and analytics of CROSS:SCAN, reporting stores are shifting their data transfers from CBA to The Parable Group, where they will enjoy access to the ParableConnect data platform at no charge for a limited time during the transition. CBA will not be accepting data transfers after Nov. 1. Existing CROSS:SCAN reporting stores may contact Erik Ernstrom at The Parable Group

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Driscoll resigns

October 24, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Amidst accusations of ego problems that alienated many followers, Mark Driscoll submitted his letter of resignation after 18 years as senior pastor of Mars Hill Church in Seattle, WA. The Mars Hill board of overseers clarified that Driscoll had not committed any acts of “immorality, illegality, or heresy,” and that he was not asked to leave. Read the full story in Religion News Services, including Driscoll’s letter of resignation.

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Kerusso supports cancer awareness

October 24, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

A portion of the proceeds from all October sales of Kerusso-brand cancer awareness-themed T-shirts and accessories will be donated by the company to Hope Cancer Resources (HCR), in recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness month. This is the first year of Kerusso’s partnership with HCR, who provides

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Pentecostal pastors gather

October 24, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Pastors, prayer leaders, and others from across the Pentecostal church will gather together for prayer and intercession for the church and the nation at the Encounter 2015 conference, Jan. 5-6 in Fayetteville, NC. See more information about the conference, including registration.

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Kregel devotional reaches milestone

October 24, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Released by Kregel in 2008, Jotham’s Journey by Arnold Ytreeide has reached the milestone of 75,000 copies in print. Along with Advent devotionals Bartholomew’s Passage and Tabitha’s Travels, the trilogy of resources totals more than 125,000 copies in print.

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Tools help expand global reach

October 24, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

The U.S. Commercial Service, the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration, and other U.S. Government agencies provide several resources for companies who want to export to global markets and increase global sales. These include webinars, seminars, counseling, foreign buyer recruitment, and networking. A searchable list is available of Commercial Service supported trade events,

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