ABA gained 95 indies in 2018, Winter Institute hears

ABA gained 95 indies in 2018, Winter Institute hears

With its huge array of both educational and inspirational panels to suit bookstores large and small, accompanied by ample opportunity to interact with publishers and receptions to perfect the art of networking, the American Booksellers Association’s (ABA) Winter Institute is a unique event. The 14th industry gathering, which concluded on Friday (25th January), saw independent US booksellers celebrating another bumper year, with sales up 4.9% and compound growth of 7.5% over the past five years.

And ABA c.e.o. Oren Teicher had more good news for the record number of 710 booksellers who had ...

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