Wed, 01/08/2012 - 10:02
Sainsbury’s has priced pre-orders for the much-anticipated JK Rowling and Jamie Oliver autumn titles at £8.99, with independents saying it is impossible to compete with the price point.
The supermarket is beating Amazon’s pre-order price for J K Rowling’s The Casual Vacancy (Little, Brown) at £9...
Sun, 14/11/2010 - 09:30
Random House is the biggest spender in the book category for UK advertising spending, according to figures from the Nielsen Company.
The UK’s second largest publisher has spent more than £1.2m on book advertising in print, online and on television in the first eight months of the year (to 31st August). Random’s...
Tue, 22/06/2010 - 08:00
Sainsbury's has revealed volume and value book sales at the supermarket increased by 35% during its last trading quarter.
The sales growth, for the 12 weeks to 12th June, outstrips that of the wider business. Last week, the supermarket revealed for the same period, like for like sales only increased by 0.3% once the temporary cut in...
Sun, 28/06/2009 - 09:40
Supermarket chain Sainsbury’s is to relaunch its adult book club and introduce a children’s book club as part of its increased focus on books. The chain will also unveil a three-for-two offer across children’s books and has secured its book supply by signing up entertainment distributor Technicolor.
Thu, 04/12/2008 - 11:48
EUK made a one-off delivery of J K Rowling's Harry Potter spin-off The Tales of Beedle the Bard earlier this week, ensuring supermarket customers including Tesco and Sainsbury's were fully stocked for today's launch.
Bloomsbury told The Bookseller earlier this week that it was "confident" delivery...