TITLE

Big Three: Poor Holiday Results Indicate Large Year-End Declines

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;Jan2009, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the top three book publishers from 2007 to 2008 in the U.S. Holiday sales of Barnes & Noble Inc. in 2007 were $1.2 billion, while its 2008 sales were $1.1 billion. On the other hand, Books-A-Million Inc.'s sales for 2007 were $130.8 million, which accounted for 77.7 percent of total sales for its fourth quarter. Borders' sales declined 14.4 percent to $868.8 million, while estimated sales for the fourth quarter of 2008 were $1.1 billion.
ACCESSION #
36371222

 

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