Four independent bookshops - Drake The Bookshop in Stockton, Forum Books in Northumberland, Kenilworth Books in Warwickshire and The Mainstreet Trading Company’s Bookshop & Café... Read more
Amazon is opening a new 90,000 sq ft corporate office in Manchester next year, for 600 fresh employees, along with boosting its development centres in Edinburgh and Cambridge.... Read more
The Newham Bookshop in East London has been inundated with donations since the indie retailer announced that it needed to raise £25,000 for a move... Read more
The winner of Vintage's Independent Bookseller of the Year award is James Routledge from Forum Books and Kids in Corbridge, Northumberland.
Waterstones is to open two new bookshops in Westfield London and Wokingham.
WH Smith has revealed it will be closing six loss-making high street stores, as well as "winding down" non-core initiatives including its WH Smith Local convenience... Read more
Travel and maps bookseller Stanfords has confirmed that its flagship London store is departing the Long Acre site in Covent Garden that it has occupied... Read more
The Jacqson Diego Story Emporium children's bookshop in Essex, which closed three years ago, is to reopen in new premises.
Newham Bookshop is being forced from its east London premises after 40 years in business.
Bookshops up and down the country say they saw footfall increase on Saturday thanks to the Bookshop Day campaign, organised by Booksellers Association.... Read more
Independent booksellers have expressed concerns that Waterstones is selling Super Thursday titles ahead of their publication date.
Hachette UK has promoted Lucy Hale to deputy c.e.o. of Hodder & Stoughton, Headline, John Murray Press and Quercus, while also creating a new UK group... Read more
Amazon has increased its minimum wage to £10.50 in the London area and £9.50 for the rest of the UK, whilst also raising all US... Read more
June Sarpong, Sophie Mackintosh, Anton du Beke and Max Porter are some of the authors preparing to take part in this year's Bookshop Day on... Read more
Two new independent bookshops are opening in Bristol, with one launching in October and the other opening for business earlier this month.
Issue No 5817
Friday, October 19 2018
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