Philip Jones says that both Waterstones and Connect Books don't need rescuing, just nurturing.
The Bertram Group has returned a profit of £1m in its first accounts since the business was acquired by the private equity firm Aurelius, and is... Read more
Gardners Books has joined forces with ecommerce firm Monwell Ltd in a new partnership that will see the wholesalers take over the Guardian Bookshop account... Read more
Hollywood stars celebrate the launch of essay collection Feminists Don't Wear Pink (and other lies) in this week's pictures round-up, while shops up and down... Read more
Bertrams’ new owner Aurelius has installed a new management team four months after buying the wholesaler.
Connect Books has been put up for sale by its parent company.
Connect Books achieved a strong Christmas trading period, with like-for-like sales up 15.1% across its wholesale business and online platform Wordery.
Connect Books is consulting with 12 people in its Bradford office as the company continues to improve the “efficiency and flexibility” of its library supply... Read more
Connect Books m.d. Justin Adams has said a more “sustainable” model is needed for the library supply chain. Adams, who has led the company since... Read more
Connect Books has delivered a “much improved” operational performance in the last six months, although sales were down 3% to £103.4m. The Norwich-based company, which... Read more