Retailers are gearing up for the biggest publishing event of the year with plans for midnight openings, competitions and special book clubs for the release... Read more
Indie bookshops Red Lion and Rogan's Books have triumphed in a competition to win funding to celebrate the publication of The Testaments by Margaret Atwood. ... Read more
Wood Green's co-operative bookshop, The All Good Bookshop, has secured temporary premises and plans to open this week.
Following an unsettled five years, The Book People’s new c.e.o. Claire Bayliss has arrived with a fresh vision for the company: a rebrand and a... Read more
The Works plans to open 50 new shops across the UK, taking the discount retailer up to 547 branches by the end of the financial... Read more
Waterstones will open the doors of the new Brent Cross branch this weekend, with a day of celebrations.
A new children's independent bookshop is due to open in Norwich on Saturday, with owners Dan and Leanne Fridd saying they hope to make books... Read more
The Booksellers Association has joined forces with more than 50 UK retailers to demand changes to the business rates system in a bid to save... Read more
Heady Mix, a book subscription service focusing on under-represented authors and protagonists, has launched.
A vastly expanded, “lighter, brighter” Hatchards branch opened its doors at King’s Cross St Pancras Station yesterday.
Waterstones owner Elliott Advisors has completed its $683m (£537m) acquisition of US book giant Barnes & Noble following approval by the majority of shareholders.... Read more
Waterstones will open two new branches at London's Brent Cross and Glasgow's Silverburn shopping centres later this year.
Edinburgh's latest indie The Portobello Bookshop has opened its doors to the public, with customers queuing to get in on its first day of trading. ... Read more
The Walthamstow branch of Waterstones remains closed, a week on from a major fire at an east London shopping centre.
Amazon.com has reported second quarter sales are up 20% to $63.4bn (£51bn), but added profits were lower than expected as it invests in speeding up... Read more
Issue No 5855
Friday, September 13 2019
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