Mon, 06/02/2012 - 08:13
Canadian bookselling chain Indigo Books and Music and Books-a-Million have joined ranks with Barnes & Noble in refusing to sell Amazon-printed book titles in their stores.
Indigo’s vice-president Janet Eger accused the e-commerce giant of not acting in the best interests of readers and the wider industry as a whole by its...
Fri, 22/07/2011 - 09:37
Books-A-Million has bid for up to 35 US Borders stores in a last-minute offer to try and save part of the 40-year-old bookseller.
The chain, which also runs stores under the names Books & Co, Bookland and Joe Muggs Newsstands, offered to buy 21 Borders superstores and nine smaller ones which could save between 1,000-1,500 jobs,...
Thu, 27/03/2008 - 06:15
Book retailer Books-A-Million said fiscal fourth-quarter profit fell 22 percent amid a difficult retail environment, reports the Associated Press.
Net income for the quarter ended 2nd February fell to $11.9 million from $15.1 million in last year's quarter, which contained an extra week due to a calendar shift.
Revenue fell 4...