April 2001
Book Publishing Report;04/09/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 15, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on the financial performance of the Waterstones book chain in the fourteen weeks ended January 27, 2001. Confirmation of plans to close a campus bookshop and high street branches by the end of June 2001; Total sales; Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization.


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