Tagged: Foyles

Life after Waterstones

Philip Jones considers the future of Foyles, following Waterstones' shock acquisition. Read more

The perfect Foyle?

Julia Kingsford considers the positives and negatives of Waterstones' recent acquisition of Foyles for both parties. Read more

Retail on the edge

Philip Jones on how the “designer bookshop” is becoming central to how high streets are reinventing themselves in the 21st century. Read more

Hunger for the new – the engine which powers publishing

Karolina Sutton looks at publishing's appetite for debuts. Read more

Morpurgo, James and Byatt join forces with London bookshops to raise money for homeless

Daunt Books, Waterstones and Foyles are raising money for The Passage, a charity that supports people who are homeless, by selling a book of short... Read more

Retailers ready festive campaigns focusing on the human touch and altruism

Retailers have unleashed their Christmas offerings, hot on the heels of Black Friday, featuring whisky tastings, gift picks delivered through YouTube videos, and giant snowmen... Read more

Convenience Store Woman crowned Foyles' Fiction Book of the Year

Books from Granta, Hodder & Stoughton and Pan Macmillan have been unveiled as Foyles’ Books of the Year, with Convenience Store Woman by Japanese author... Read more

Shock and mixed reactions as trade absorbs Foyles news

Publishers, agents and other booksellers have expressed widespread shock at the news on Friday (7th September) that Waterstones has bought Foyles. Read more

Foyles fiction buyer Hunt joins Canongate

Drew Hunt, currently fiction buyer at Foyles, is joining Canongate as part of the sales team. Read more

Foyles’ Urban Express roll-out heralds national expansion

Foyles has struck a "significant" strategic partnership with a global travel retail group, which could see the roll-out of a national presence for the London-based bookseller.... Read more

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