Tagged: Peter Donaldson

Rosewell outlines shape of new Net Book Agreement

A viable Net Book Agreement for today's UK industry might stipulate that books should be sold at printed prices for a minimum of 30 days,... Read more

Retailers await Rowling as Brexit hits footfall

Booksellers are hoping that the release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child later this month will offset the negative impact economic uncertainty has had... Read more

Brexit uncertainty ‘adversely affecting’ footfall

Economic uncertainty ahead of the European Union membership referendum is impacting on high street footfall, Waterstones m.d. James Daunt has warned. Read more

Booksellers torn over National Living Wage hike tomorrow

Independent bookshops are torn on how the introduction of the National Living Wage will impact them, with some saying it will be “catastrophic” while others... Read more

Bookshops could benefit from business rates shakeup

A raft of changes announced in the budget could ease the heavy burden of business rates shouldered by independent and chain bookshops. Read more

Print up as booksellers put digital 'threat' behind them

Bricks-and-mortar booksellers have a “fantastic opportunity to seize the moment”, with year-to-date print sales up for the first time in eight years. Figures from Nielsen... Read more

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