Sequential Extends Martha Stewart Pub Deal
The new agreement will see three new titles published under the Martha Stewart brand.
NORTH AMERICA–Martha Stewart has extended her long-term licensing agreement with Clarkson Potter Publishers to publish three new culinary books through 2019.
Sequential Brands Group, owner of the Martha Stewart brand, brokered the deal.
As part of the continued relationship, Clarkson Potter will publish Martha Stewart’s Pressure Cooker in fall 2018, followed by Martha Stewart’s Grilling in spring 2019. The third, untilted publication will be released in fall 2019.
"My 35-year relationship with Clarkson Potter, which began with the publication of my very first book Entertaining in 1982, has been extremely productive and rewarding, and I am delighted to continue this collaboration," says Stewart. "We are already hard at work on Martha Stewart's Pressure Cooker and Martha Stewart's Grilling. I am excited for our readers to see all of the delicious recipes we are developing."
Since 1982, Clarkson Potter has published nearly 90 books with Stewart. According to the company, approximately 14 million copies of those books are currently in print.
"Martha Stewart's peerless aesthetic and enduring recipes have long been the benchmark in the lifestyle space, inspiring generations of readers to cook and entertain with confidence and style," says Aaron Wehner, senior vice president and publisher, Ten Speed Press, Clarkson Potter and Harmony. "Clarkson Potter is proud to have been Martha's book publishing home for 35 years, and we are thrilled to continue the incredibly successful partnership with Martha and her team."