Big Three: Booksellers Manage Some Good News for Tough Quarter

June 2009
Book Publishing Report;Jun2009, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p11
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The article reports on the forecast of the sales for the Big Three booksellers in the U.S. for the first quarter of 2009. It states that Books-A-Million (BAM) Inc. depicts an increase of its net sales accounting to 2.3 percent net gain while Barnes & Noble Inc. (B&N) and Borders Group Inc. show a decline on its revenue. It notes that Borders obtained the largest net loss among the Big Three, which accounts to 15.9 million dollars.


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