Could a revived physical retail scene allow US publishers to make more decisions based on editorial instinct rather than numbers alone? ... Read more
In all of the current adulation for James Daunt, current chief executive of Waterstones and incoming chief executive of Barnes & Noble, it is worth... Read more
Kurde Atfield, manager of Waterstones in Horsham, calls for perspective as real living wage campaigners pile pressure on Waterstones m.d. James Daunt. ... Read more
Julia Kingsford considers the positives and negatives of Waterstones' recent acquisition of Foyles for both parties.
Philip Jones on how the “designer bookshop” is becoming central to how high streets are reinventing themselves in the 21st century.
In an exclusive interview with The Bookseller, Waterstones m.d. James Daunt says the chain is set to reopen in England on Monday, and he does... Read more
Waterstones will open the "vast majority" of its stores in England on 15th June, with shops in Scotland and Wales to reopen once their devolved... Read more
Despite anticipating a cautious return to shops by customers, Waterstones m.d. James Daunt told the IPG Spring Conference he is confident of the firm’s ability... Read more
Shoppers will be cautious about returning to the high street but Waterstones will emerge from the coronavirus crisis and eventually have a wider range of... Read more
Barnes & Noble boss James Daunt has sent a letter to staff warning of potential lay offs if stores are closed due to the coronavirus.... Read more