Big Three Bookstore Chains Wrap Quarter, Year With Gains
- Big Three Chains End Quarter, Year with Gains; Comparable Sales Up. // Book Publishing Report;3/27/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p1
The article reports on the financial performance of book chains in the U.S. for the fiscal year 2005. Barnes &x0026; Noble Inc. considered as the largest bookstore in the country with branches in every state, reported an increase in sale by 1.7 percent and 5.1 increase in profit. Meanwhile,...
- Little Cheer from Chains. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;11/30/2009, Vol. 256 Issue 48, p3
The article reports on the decline in revenue of the three largest bookstore chains in the U.S. in the period ended October 31, 2009. The three book retailers, Barnes & Noble, Borders Group and Books-A-Million also suffered a decline in comparable store sales. It relates that Borders has posted...
- Modest Gain in Chains' Third Quarter. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;11/27/2006, Vol. 253 Issue 47, p3
The article reports on the total revenue posted by the three major bookstore chains in the U.S. in the third quarter of 2006. The pattern was a familiar one, with Barnes & Noble and Books-A-Million posting a better sales performance than Borders Group. Barnes & Noble and Books-A-Million both...
- Chain Sales Up 5.7% In First Quarter. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;6/4/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 23, p10
Reports on the rise in the total revenues of the United States bookstore chains Barnes & Noble, Borders Group and Books-A-Million in the first quarter ended March 5, 2001. Percentage of revenue increase; Factors which contributed to the revenue increase; Financial information on the bookstore...
- Chains' Sales Rose 2.7% in Third Quarter. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;12/10/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 50, p10
Reports on the total revenues of three major bookstore chains in the United States in the third quarter of 2001. Barnes & Noble; Borders Group; Books-A-Million.
- Chain Sales Rise 9%, To $7.2 Billion. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;4/2/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 14, p9
Reports on the increase in the revenues of United States bookstore chains for the fiscal year ended February 3, 2001. Superstore sales of Barnes & Noble; Net income of Books-A-Million; Management reorganization at Borders Group.
- Holiday Sales Solid. // Publishers Weekly;1/19/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 3, p7
Reports on the increase in sales of major bookstore chains in the U.S. during the Christmas holiday period of 2003. Same-store sales reported by Barnes & Noble (B&N); Domestic sales posted by Borders Group; Comparison of the sales figures between B&N and Books-A-Million.
- Big Three Futures Darkened by Recession, Competitive Pressures. // Book Publishing Report;Apr2008, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p1
The article reports that three big chains of bookstores are facing difficulty in its 2007 sales due to economic recession and competitive pressures in the U.S. These three big chains are composed of Barnes and Noble, Borders Group Inc. and Books-A-Million Inc. which are facing significant...
- Fourth Quarter Boosts Chain Sales. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;3/27/2006, Vol. 253 Issue 13, p6
The article reports on the sales increase posted by U.S. bookstore chains for the fourth quarter ended January 31, 2006. Total sales for the year hit $9.69 billion. All of the major retailers--Barnes & Noble, Borders Group and Books-A-Million (BAM)--reported stronger increases for the final...