TITLE

Bookstore Buyers Rose Slightly Over Summer

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;Oct2011, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the condition of bookstore buyers in the U.S. It notes that for the past four seasons, bookstores remained the most popular channel by which a consumer buys a book. An insight from Barnes and Noble Inc. chief executive officer (CEO) William Lynch on the possible profit of the company between 150 to 200 million dollars in sales following the collapse of Borders Group Inc. is also presented.
ACCESSION #
67420110

 

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