Will Digital Books Survive The Age of Independent Bookstores?

February 2011
Book Publishing Report;Feb2011, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p12
Trade Publication
The article discusses the survival of digital books in the age of independent bookstores. It states that a survey conducted by business process engineering (BPR) of independent bookstores in 2007 and 2008, found out that business increased in 2007 while economic crisis affected consumer's bottom lines in 2008. It notes that the future in the book industry depends on selling one book at a time to one person at a time and involves supporting independent bookstores that fill all sorts of niche.


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