TITLE

Borders, BAMM Enjoy Fruitful 2005 Holiday Season

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;1/16/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the financial performance of Borders Group Inc. and Books-A-Million Inc. during the 2005 holiday season in the U.S. The store sales of Borders Group and Books-A-Million are 2.2 percent and 4.1 percent, respectively. The consolidated sales of Borders Group is 1.3 billion dollars. The total sales increase of Books-A-Million is 8.9 percent. The company indicated that cookbooks and C. S. Lewis' "Chronicles of Narnia" titles were the strongest performers.
ACCESSION #
20282131

 

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