BookScan May Finally Have Point-of-Sale Solution--For Those Who Can Afford It
- BookScan Launches Aggregated Sales Site. Nawotka, Edward // Publishers Weekly;6/25/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 26, p16
Deals with the aggregated sales site launched by book subsidiary company BookScan. Annual subscription; Number of books to be delivered by the Web site; Incentive offered to publishers.
- Units Had Modest Decline in 2010. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;1/10/2011, Vol. 258 Issue 2, p4
The article reports on the modest decline in total unit sales of books at the bookselling outlets tracked by Nielsen Book-Scan for year 2010.
- Bookscan Still Pursuing Book Market. // Publishers Weekly;11/2/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 44, p18
Focuses on forecasted agreements between Bookscan and retailers by the end of 1998. Views expressed by Michael Shalett, chief operating officer (COO) of the company, at the Foundation for Accounting Education publishing seminar; Data from mass merchandisers and warehouse clubs.
- 2013: Big Names, Even Bigger Sales. // Publishers Weekly;1/6/2014, Vol. 261 Issue 1, p12
The article reports on the 10.6% increase in sales recorded by booksellers in the U.S. in the last two weeks ending December 29, 2013. Outlets in the retail and club channel reported unit sales of 38.7 million during the period, with Jeff Kinney's "Hard Luck" being the biggest bestseller,...
- THE WEEKLY SCORECARD. // Publishers Weekly;3/23/2015, Vol. 262 Issue 12, p5
Several charts are presented depicting unit sales of print books by channel, category, and format based on a report by data provider for the book publishing industry Nielsen BookScan for the week ended March 16, 2015.
- Hoping for a Spring Thaw. // Publishers Weekly;3/17/2014, Vol. 261 Issue 11, p5
The article discusses how winter weather has affected the sale of books through Nielsen BookScan's mass merchandisers in 2014. Topics include how reduction in space devoted to books at several retailers has created a drop in sales, several tables of sales data, and why publishers are not...
- Print Stumbles Early As E-Books Skyrocket. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;4/18/2011, Vol. 258 Issue 16, p3
The article reports on the 25 percent decrease in the sales of publishers in the U.S. in the first two months of 2011. Print sales in the different trade segments decreased, while e-book sales increased by 169.4 percent. Nielsen BookScan reported that pint units declined by 9 percent in the...
- BookScan as Book Scout. Mantell, Suzanne // Publishers Weekly;9/12/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 36, p30
Considers the views of several travel book publishers and executives regarding the retail sales monitoring service being offered by Nielsen BookScan. Bill Newlin of Avalon Travel Publishing; Elizabeth Newhouse of National Geographic Society; Peter Fiennes of Time Out Guides; Geoff Colquitt of...
- OFFICER, PREMISES, INVESTIGATIVE AND OFFICE PRODUCTS. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;May2003, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p56
Presents lists of companies producing investigative and office products in the U.S.