Press Releases

  • Feb 16, 2000
    Highlights New Strategies and 2000 Expectations SKOKIE, Ill., Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ) announced today its earnings per share from continuing operations for 1999, before a restructuring charge and the equity stake in bigchalk.com (its Internet venture) were $2.00,
  • Jan 18, 2000
    SKOKIE, Ill., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Howard S. Cohen has been selected as President and CEO to lead the realigned Bell & Howell that will be created from the previously announced division of Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ) into two separate entities.
  • Jan 12, 2000
    SKOKIE, Ill., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ) announced today that it plans to create two new companies to maximize the growth prospects of its business units. One business, which will comprise the company's Information and Learning and Publishing Services businesses, has
  • Jan 11, 2000
    SKOKIE, Ill., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ) announced today the completion of a round of private funding of $55 million for the new K-12 education Internet company. The company, as previously announced, will focus on creating the leading virtual community for teachers,
  • Nov 12, 1999
    SKOKIE, Ill., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ) and Infonautics, Inc. (Nasdaq: INFO ) named Jack Lynch as President and Chief Executive Officer of the K-12 Internet education company formed by Bell & Howell and Infonautics Inc.
  • Nov 11, 1999
    SKOKIE, Ill., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ) highlighted yesterday, at its Growth Conference with analysts and shareholders, its strategies and outlook for continued sales and earnings growth. "Bell & Howell is well positioned in growing markets and we are very
  • Nov 09, 1999
    CLEVELAND, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Publishing Services business unit of Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ) announced today that Cybercyclemag.com, ( http://www.cybercyclemag.com ), an Internet e-zine site covering the motorcycle community, is being joined with Bell & Howell's Web supersite
  • Nov 05, 1999
    SKOKIE, Ill., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ), a leading information and service provider, showcased a range of new products and enhancements at this year's 20th Global Electronic Document Conference, Xplor International. With these offerings, Bell & Howell Mail and
  • Oct 19, 1999
    SKOKIE, Ill., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ) announced that its earnings per diluted share for the third quarter of 1999 were 57 cents, 19% higher than the same period last year (from continuing operations). Year-to-date earnings per diluted share were $1.27, 23% higher
  • Sep 29, 1999
    SKOKIE, Ill., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell & Howell Company (NYSE: BHW ), a leading global provider of solutions for information access and distribution, announced today that it has acquired the Chadwyck-Healey Group, a UK-based information company. Chadwyck-Healey is a leading publisher of