Thu, 27/12/2012 - 11:00
Booksellers’ post-Christmas sales are well underway, with retailers offering discounts of up to 75% online in what is being hailed as a “record-breaking” year for internet sales shopping.
Figures released today (27th December) state that 113 million online visits were to retail websites on Boxing Day yesterday, a...
Thu, 18/03/2010 - 06:10
Executives at the Borders Group are to receive financial bonuses as part of a board-approved scheme to retain the retailer's top brass while it attempts to regain financial stability, Publishers Weekly...
Wed, 04/02/2009 - 07:48
US-based Borders Group has eliminated six vice president positions and 10 directoral roles in a move to consolidate the senior management "to drive further expense reductions". The majority of the positions affected by the cuts are based at the retailer's headquarters in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Borders Group chief executive...
Wed, 07/01/2009 - 07:47
Analysts are predicting "disappointing" Christmas sales for Barnes & Noble ahead of the company's holiday results, which are due to be posted early on Thursday, according to Forbes.com.
Stifel Nicolaus analyst David Schick is reported as highlighting Borders Group's 11.7% sales drop as a sign its bookselling...
Wed, 12/11/2008 - 15:29
Play.com is discounting Dawn French’s Dear Fatty by more than 60% this week after launching its new-look Christmas website.
The internet retailer is hosting Deals of the Day between now and Christmas, which will rotate between different categories with the prices of DVDs, music, games and books slashed for a one-off 24-...
Tue, 19/08/2008 - 07:31
Anger is mounting in the US over the publication of Obama's Challenge by Robert Kuttner, following publisher Chelsea Green's decision to make it available early exclusively through Amazon.com.
According to the New York Times, Barnes & Noble has substantially reduced its 10,000-copy order of the title. The...