No Potter Run-Up Means No Growth for Big Three in Second Quarter
- Lackluster Q4 Spell Changes for Big Three. // Book Publishing Report;Apr2007, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p1
The article reports on the financial performance of Barnes & Noble Inc., Borders Group Inc., and Books-A-Million Inc., the Big Three book retailers in the U.S. The Big Three has reported a decline in sales during the fourth quarter in 2006. As a result, the Big Three companies announced the...
- Book Chains Survive Holiday Scare. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;1/17/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 3, p5
Presents information on the sales gains posted by three major bookstore chains in the U.S. for the 2004 holiday season. Increase in the total sales posted by the Barnes & Noble company, Borders Group Inc. and Books-A-Million Inc. for the holiday season; Categories of books that gain more sales...
- Ringing Out the Year. // Publishers Weekly;1/17/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 3, p5
Provides statistics related to the financial performance of the three major bookstore chains in the U.S. as of December 2004. Increase in the holiday sales of Barnes & Noble Inc., Borders Group Inc. and Books-A-Million Inc.; Total sales of the Barnes & Noble company for the 2004 holiday season.
- Chain Sales Slipped 3% In 2010. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;3/28/2011, Vol. 258 Issue 13, p5
The article reports on the 3.5% decline in total sales of the three largest bookstore chains in the U.S. in the year ended January 31, 2011. It relates that the worst decline, 17.6% was posted by Borders which has filed for bankruptcy and has decided to close 225 superstores during the first...
- Big Three: Another Year, Another Decline, But Are Things Looking Up? // Book Publishing Report;Apr2009, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p8
The article reports on the sales performance of publishers Borders, Barnes & Noble Inc., and Books-A-Million Inc. in the U.S. in 2009. The net sales of these publishers reached an average of 961.1 million dollars, while their net income decreased to an average of 52.1 million dollars. Borders...
- 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...
- Chain Sales up 6% in Third Quarter, to $1.5 Billion. Malliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;11/27/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 48, p9
Details the sales performance of bookstore chains in the United States for the third quarter of 2000. Barnes & Noble; Borders Group; Books-A-Million; Crown Books.
- Chains Report Flat First-Quarter Sales. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;5/26/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 21, p9
Reports on the sales of the three largest bookstore chains in the U.S. for the first quarter of 2003 ended May 2. Increase in sales at Barnes & Noble; Revenue at Borders Group; Impact of the Iraqi war on total sales at Books-A-Million.
- 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...