Tue, 13/05/2014 - 10:00
Blackwell’s has been crowned Book Retailer of the Year while Little, Brown scooped the coveted Publisher of the Year title at the Bookseller Industry Awards this evening (12th May).
The chain bookseller was commended for responding to digital challenges faced by bricks and mortar booksellers with its digital development hub in...
Fri, 04/04/2014 - 09:00
The Bookseller is delighted to announce that journalist and broadcaster Mariella Frostrup is to host the 2014 Bookseller Industry Awards on 12th May.
Frostrup, whose many roles in the literary sphere include presenting BBC Radio 4's books programme "Open Book", and chairing the judges for the 2013...
Fri, 14/03/2014 - 09:30
With strong years from its Hodder & Stoughton, Orion and Little, Brown divisions, Hachette UK has notched up the record number of shortlistings in Bookseller Industry Awards history. It has 16 nominations for the 2014 awards, two more than Penguin Random House. Hodder, Orion and Little, Brown will face off against PRH divisions Penguin,...
Fri, 14/03/2014 - 09:20
The Bookseller Industry Awards’ seven regional independent bookshop winners have been hailed for their “innovation, passion and expertise”.
A team of judges whittled down 38 shortlisted indies for the Gardners-sponsored award to just seven after an “extremely difficult” decision-making process.
Fri, 28/02/2014 - 09:50
Thirty-eight stores earned a spot on the regional shortlists and are in the running to be The Bookseller’s Independent Bookshop of the Year, sponsored by Gardners, including defending champion, the Wirral’s Linghams Bookshop, and 2012’s winner, The Mainstreet Trading Company from St Boswells in the Scottish Borders....
Wed, 19/02/2014 - 08:30
There are only three days left to nominate yourself, your colleagues or company for one of the 22 awards up for grabs at The Bookseller Industry Awards.
Categories include: Rights Professional of the Year, Manager of the Year, Supply Chain Innovation Award and Publisher of the Year.
If a colleague or team has particularly...
Fri, 14/02/2014 - 08:30
There are only seven days left to enter The Bookseller Industry Awards and put yourself, your company or a colleague in the spotlight at the most prestigious awards in the book business.
The accolade of winning goes well beyond the night of the awards; winning is a great boost for your pride, team morale and business. Last year’...
Fri, 17/01/2014 - 09:20
The Bookseller Industry Awards are now open for entries at https://www.eventsforce.net/bia14.
The awards are the ultimate accolade for companies and individuals doing the very best work across the book trade.
The growth in digital publishing is reflected in a new category, E-...
Mon, 20/05/2013 - 14:55
Turning an unprofitable store into a profitable one is no easy feat, but it is something Ian Owens, pictured accepting the Manager of the Year prize from Tim Waterstone at this year’s Bookseller Industry Awards, has been able to do.
Branch manager of Waterstones’ Argyle Street store in Glasgow for 18 months, he has spent...
Tue, 14/05/2013 - 09:30
Random House has won the Publisher of the Year accolade at the Bookseller Industry Awards 2013, while Foyles has been awarded National Bookseller of the Year for the second year running. The 2013 Gerry Davies Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Book Trade was given to Rachel Russell.
A black-tie event held at London's Park...