Books-A-Million Stands To Grow As Crown Books Dismantles Its Chain
- BAM to Buy Crown Stores In D.C. and Chicago. Nawotka, Edward // Publishers Weekly;3/12/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 11, p14
Reports on the agreement of Books-A-Million to buy the inventory of Crown Books stores in Washington, D.C. and Chicago. Amount of the company's bid for the property leases; Goal of the Crown Books.
- Top bookstore chain sales rise more than 15% in third quarter. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;11/28/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 48, p8
Reports on total bookstore sales of the four largest chains in the United States in the third quarter of 1994. Comparison with second quarter figures; Barnes & Noble Inc.; Borders-Walden; Crown Books Corp.; Books-A-Million Inc.
- Led by B & N, superstore sales soar to $1 billion. Milliot, Jim; Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;5/16/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 20, p9
Reports on the increase in superstore sales of the nation's four largest book companies in 1993. Barnes & Noble; Borders Books; Crown Books; Books-A-Million; Comparison of the sales with 1992; Plans of the companies for 1994.
- 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.
- Chain Sales Rise 9.8% in Third Quarter to $1.3 Billion. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;1/4/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 1, p19
Reports that the total sales for four largest bookstore chains in the United States has increased to 9.8 percent in the third quarter ended October 31, 1998. Factor in the slowing growth rate in the bookstore chains industry; Impact of the Crown Book's bankruptcy to the slowing growth of the...
- Restructuring charges result in loss for chains in '93. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;7/4/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 27, p12
Reports on the financial performance of four of the largest bookstore chains in the United States in 1993. Borders-Walden; Barnes & Noble; Crown Books; Books-A-Million; Reason for total operating loss despite sales of $3.1 billion; Restructuring charges and extraordinary items an indication of...
- Chain Sales Rose 9.5% in Second Quarter to $1.6 Billion. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;9/11/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 37, p9
Reports on the increase in total revenues at United States' four largest bookstore chains in the second quarter ended July 31, 2000. Sales increase posted at Barnes & Noble; Rise in comparable-store sales at Books-A-Million; Factor that boosts Crown Books' second quarter sales.
- Third-quarter sales up 15% at top bookstore chains. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;11/27/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 48, p10
Focuses on the financial performance of the four largest bookstore chains for the third quarter of 1995. Barnes & Noble; Borders Group; Crown Books; Books-A-Million.
- Chains' margins improve in 1994. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;7/10/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 28, p9
Reveals the 1994 financial performance of the bookstore chains Barnes & Noble, Book-A-Million, The Borders Group and Crown Books. Comparison between 1993 and 1994 sales; Operating profits and margin; Net income; Profit margin.