TITLE

Big Three Retailers Post Losses While Looking Ahead to Holidays

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;11/27/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 46, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the financial performance of the three retailers Barnes & Noble, (B&N) Borders Group and Books-A-Million. For the third quarter of fiscal 2006, B&N has reported $1.1 million of sales. While, Barnes & Noble has posted $95.8 million for the third quarter, which means a down of 0.5% compared to same period in 2005.
ACCESSION #
23254907

 

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