Independent Booksellers Add Sprout Print-On-Demand Service To Stores
- WHAT IF YOU RAN YOUR BOOKSTORE LIKE A LIBRARY? Fister, Barbara // Library Journal;4/15/2008, Vol. 133 Issue 7, p30
In this article the author discusses aspects of library management and applies it to the retail book trade. She examines a number of issues including trends in electronic books and publishing, suggestions that would assist independent book stores at the expense of chain stores and discusses...
- Mercer's "Bucket List" of Bookstores. // World Literature Today;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 82 Issue 5, p50
The article provides a list of independent bookstores across the world.
- Indies Learning to Love Self-Published Authors. Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;1/8/2007, Vol. 254 Issue 2, p20
The article reports on the increasing number of independent booksellers that are accommodating U.S. writers opting to self-publish in 2007. Independent booksellers are starting to give the same special marketing efforts to local self-published and print-on-demand writers that they give those...
- Bookstores on same page. Alexander, Susanne M. // Crain's Cleveland Business;01/08/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p13
Reports on United States independent bookstores' formation of a coalition to establish Booksense as a national branding image and the web site www.booksense.com for online retail sales. Goal to become a strong and viable alternative to the large chain booksellers and online dominants; Use of...
- Does Rain Dampen Book Sales? // Book Publishing Report;Jul2009, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p12
The article discusses factors that influence bookstore traffic in the U.S. Thomson Reuters reports that June 2009 was a difficult month due to anxiety about the economy and rainy weather. A survey of independent bookstores by the periodical found that three out of four believed that bad weather...
- Another regional bars chains. // Publishers Weekly;10/24/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 43, p9
Reports that the Intermountain Booksellers Association has changed its name to Intermountain Independent Booksellers Association.
- An industry in denial. Harris, Jim // Quill & Quire;May99, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p9
Reports on the increase of online book sales in Canada. Correlation between education, computer ownership and buying books; Tactics for independent bookstores to compete with the online environment; Reason of the domination of Amazon Bookstores on online sales.
- Intermountain group goes independent. B.K. // Publishers Weekly;10/31/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 44, p20
Reports on the voting by members of the Intermountain Booksellers Association to change the group's name to the Intermountain Independent Booksellers Association (IIBA). Places covered by the organization; 12th annual meeting of the organization in Salt Lake City, Utah on October 14 to 15, 1994;...
- RHODE ISLAND. Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;10/1/2007, Vol. 254 Issue 39, p20
The article offers a look at the bookselling industry in Rhode Island. Rhode Island has the second highest population density following New Jersey. With 400 miles of coast line and a land area of only 1,045 square miles, the state supports eight chain and eight independent bookstores. Such...