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Vacancy: Marketing and Administration Coordinator

Friday, 25 June 2021 14:34:45 Europe/London

5m is seeking, through the government’s Kickstart Scheme, to appoint a Marketing and Administration Coordinator to join our independent academic and consumer focused book publishing company.Read More
Posted in General Farming & Agriculture By James Powell

A change of ownership

Friday, 28 August 2020 13:58:12 Europe/London

Jeremy Toynbee of Toynbee Editorial Services Ltd acquired the title assets of the
5m Publishing book list from Benchmark Holdings plc with effect from 31 July 2020
and is delighted to announce the formation of a new, independently owned
publisher – 5m Books Ltd.

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Posted in General Farming & Agriculture By James Powell

Old Pond Publishing joins 5m Publishing

Friday, 11 April 2014 13:32:26 Europe/London

International media business, 5m Publishing – part of Benchmark Holdings plc – today announced their successful acquisition of Suffolk-based agriculture and machinery specialist Old Pond Publishing. The acquisition sees Benchmark continue to strengthen its position as an established leader in the supply of knowledge transfer, market analysis and e-commerce to the global food chain.

Old Pond Publishing specialise in DVDs and books focusing on land-based industries. OP Publishing will be incorporated into Benchmark’s Technical Publishing division, strengthening the range and scale of the company’s publishing service.

Commenting on the development, Benchmark’s Managing Director of Technical Publishing, James Banfield, said:

“We are thrilled to announce our acquisition of Old Pond Publishing to the Benchmark group. Our Technical Publishing division serves over 6 million users across three continents. We are constantly looking for ways to build and expand the service we offer our customers. Today’s acquisition increases our digital catalogue and ecommerce service and brings the potential for further growth.”

Posted in General Farming & Agriculture By Carrissa Etches

From Dying Stars to the Birth of Life

Tuesday, 25 February 2014 11:03:12 Europe/London

The Quest for Alien Life?

Where are all the little green men? Well, for starters, they might not be men, and even if life in space is green rather than yellow or blue, it is hardly likely to resemble anything on Earth. However, what is highly likely is that some form of life exists out there.

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Posted in Science By Carrissa Etches

Dark Side of Evolution

Monday, 6 January 2014 16:14:52 Europe/London

In an exclusive interview for 5m Retail, author David Soulsby talks about his new book "Animal Cannibalism" and the impetus for his research which resulted in this book.

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Posted in Animal Science By Carrissa Etches

Managing Pig Health – Second Edition

Thursday, 19 December 2013 12:01:46 Europe/London

Managing Pig Health, a reference for the farm – the new, updated edition of the original “green pig book” Managing Pig Health and the Treatment of Disease – offers a fresh and comprehensive guide to practical veterinary information for pig farmers, veterinarians and technologists around the world.

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Posted in Pig By Carrissa
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