B&N.com's Royalty Deal Called Generous, But Fraught With Risks
- Barnes & Noble Separates Nook Finances As E-Book Hardware Demand Softens. // Book Publishing Report;Jul2012, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p10
The article reports that BarnesandNoble.com LLC has decided to separate its Nook business because it had affected the demand of electronic book hardware although Nook business has provided a revenue of 933 million dollars in 2011.
- INTO UNKNOWN TERRITORY. Anderson, Scott // Quill & Quire;Apr98, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p5
Reports on the increase in sales through online bookstores of Amazon.com and BarnesandNoble.com in the Canadian book trade. Enthusiasm of publishers for the sales of Canadian titles reaching U.S. audience through the internet; Amendment in the Canadian Copyright Act; Emphasis on an agreement...
- barnesandnoble.com Launches E-Book Publishing Division. // Information Today;Feb2001, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p33
Announces the creation of Barnes & Noble Digital, an electronic publishing imprint, by barnesandnoble.com. Services for authors; Focus of the company.
- E-books get a push. Branch, Alfred // Curriculum Administrator;Mar2000, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p16
Announces the formation of the eBook Initiative by Microsoft and Barnesandnoble.com. Goal of the initiative to expose people to electronic books; Advantages of electronic books; Capacity of the books.
- Book industry giants leaf through digital pub world. Bing, Jonathan // Daily Variety;05/24/2000, Vol. 267 Issue 58, p1
Reports the electronic-book initiatives from Barnesandnoble.com Inc. and Time Warner Inc. in the United States. Promotion of the software program Microsoft Reader by Barnesandnoble, Microsoft Corp., Simon and Schuster Inc., and Random House Inc.; Free download of the novel 'Timeline' and Star...
- Microsoft, Bn.com in E-Book Deal. Zeitchik, Steven M. // Publishers Weekly;1/10/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 2, p14
Reports that the partnership between Microsoft Corp. and barnesandnoble.com aims to sell electronic books that use Microsoft Reader software via the bn.com Web site. Projected number of titles on sale by the end of 2000; Concerns raised over the arrangement; Implications of the deal.
- Will the 25% Digital Royalty Stand? Deahl, Rachel // Publishers Weekly;1/3/2011, Vol. 258 Issue 1, p20
The article focuses on the issue of the application of a 25% royalty rate for digitally-published books in the U.S.
- Esquire publishes e-book issue. // Seybold Report on Internet Publishing;Jun2000, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p22
Presents news from the electronic publishing market, as of June 2000. `Esquire's e-book edition of its annual `July Summer Reading' issue; Teamup of Rodale with Internet Book Co.; Random House's distribution of digital audio books; BN.com's appointment of its e-book head.
- In Case of Synergy: Nook Users, Book Habits, and Barnesandnoble.com. // Book Publishing Report;Jul2012, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p5
The article focuses on a survey analyzing the number of Nook users buying books from BarnesandNoble.com LLC. It states that BarnesandNoble were planning to separate their Nook business but faced a lot of criticism from their users. According to the survey, 37.8 percent of Nook group do a lot of...