Tagged: Bertrams

Heed the parents

Philip Jones says that both Waterstones and Connect Books don't need rescuing, just nurturing. Read more

Bertrams returns to profit

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 strikes deal with ecommerce firm Monwell

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

Pictures of the week

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

Dubery leaves Bertrams amid management restructure

Bertrams’ new owner Aurelius has installed a new management team four months after buying the wholesaler. Read more

Connect Books put up for sale

Connect Books has been put up for sale by its parent company. Read more

Connect Books' sales up 15.1% in last quarter

Connect Books achieved a strong Christmas trading period, with like-for-like sales up 15.1% across its wholesale business and online platform Wordery. Read more

Jobs consultation at Connect Books

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

Library supply chain under pressure

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: sales drop but business 'stabilising'

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

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