Springer Acquires Book Portfolio from Canopus

Aug 01, 2012

Scientific publisher, Springer Science + Business Media, announced the company has acquired UK-based Canopus Academic Publishing. Canopus is a publisher that specializes in the subjects of physics and astronomy. With this acquisition, Springer will absorb more than 50 published or planned works.

Springer will place these works under the company's physics portfolio. To ensure a smooth transition, the two owner directors of Canopus will become part of the Springer team. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.


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