Distributors say they are doing everything they can to enable them to cope with the autumn crush, amid concerns from some bookshops about the supply chain's... Read more
The annual Booksellers Association Conference and Gardners Trade Show is to be postponed until spring 2021.
Meryl Halls, Booksellers Association m.d., has welcomed the news that Gardners has bought Bertrams' assets, suggesting that high street booksellers and local employment will directly benefit.... Read more
Gardners will reopen the Bertrams warehouse in Norwich after its parent company The Little Group bought the assets of the stricken business.
The Booksellers Association annual conference and Gardners Trade Show have been postponed until November owing to the coronavirus pandemic.
Independent publishers are reinvigorating book subscriptions and launching new services, amid disruption to normal distribution.
Gardners has announced it has reinstated its home delivery service, after temporarily closing last week due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Edinburgh-based wholsesaler Bookspeed has closed its business during the coronavirus pandemic while Baker & Taylor has closed its Bicester facility for everything other than “urgent... Read more
The Times Literary Supplement has opened a new online shop selling books, prints of its covers and illustrations alongside branded merchandise.... Read more
British businessman and former Waitrose m.d. Lord Mark Price has launched an online bookstore with Gardners as part of a new website aspiring to be "the Netflix for the business... Read more