Blackwell’s losses deepened in its last financial year, with the move of one of its flagship campus shops in Manchester to a temporary venue a... Read more
Blackwell’s has completed an “all risks buy-in” of its defined benefit pension scheme with the Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC). The company said the move would... Read more
It will be up to publishers to make the case for how their teaching materials help institutions to meet the requirements of the Teaching Excellence... Read more
Waterstones, Blackwell’s, Stanfords and independent booksellers have all reported strong Christmas book sales, with titles such as Five on Brexit Island and the GCHQ Puzzle... Read more
Blackwell’s has hired Dean Drew to the newly-created role of sales and marketing director following a restructure of the bookseller’s senior management team.... Read more
Blackwell’s is set to open a consumer-focused bookshop in Oxford Westgate Shopping Centre – the company’s fourth bookshop in the city.
Booksellers have been lobbying publisher Little, Brown to change the date of the release of the eighth Harry Potter story so that chain stores can... Read more
Blackwell’s slipped back into a loss last year, however, like-for-like sales at its bookshops and online were up 2.9% and the company is able to... Read more
Academic bookselling has “changed fundamentally”, and is proving a challenge for retailers.
From bespoke publishing to the continued rise of the vloggers, industry leaders give us their tips for the likely trends in 2016.