Bookstore Buyers Rose Slightly Over Summer
- Battle of the books. // Alaska Business Monthly;Sep96, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p10
Reports on Barnes & Noble's opening of its first Alaska outlet in Anchorage. Opening of outlet putting Barnes in direct competition with Borders Books and Music; Differences in the two stores.
- B&N and Borders Openings. // Publishers Weekly;8/14/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 33, p205
Focuses on the stores that will be opened by Barnes & Noble and Borders Books and Music in the United States. Details on the expansion on the Eden Prairie Center in Minnesota; Tenants of Eden mall; Location of the stores that will be opened by Borders.
- More B&N and Borders Superstores on the Horizon. Mutter, John // Publishers Weekly;5/27/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 21, p20
Highlights the plans of both Barnes & Nobles Inc. (B&N) and Borders Books and Music to open stores in Scottsdale and Phoenix, Arizona in 2003. Size of the Borders store in Scottsdale; Locations of other B&N stores in the Phoenix area; Information on other store opening plans of B&N and Broders...
- Chain Sales Slipped 3% In 2010. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;3/28/2011, Vol. 258 Issue 13, p5
The article reports on the 3.5% decline in total sales of the three largest bookstore chains in the U.S. in the year ended January 31, 2011. It relates that the worst decline, 17.6% was posted by Borders which has filed for bankruptcy and has decided to close 225 superstores during the first...
- Chain Profit Gains. // Publishers Weekly;3/29/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 13, p5
Provides information on the profit posted by several bookstores in the U.S. in 2003. Borders; Barnes & Noble; Books-A-Million.
- Chains' Sales Rose 2.7% in Third Quarter. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;12/10/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 50, p10
Reports on the total revenues of three major bookstore chains in the United States in the third quarter of 2001. Barnes & Noble; Borders Group; Books-A-Million.
- Chain Sales Rise 9%, To $7.2 Billion. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;4/2/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 14, p9
Reports on the increase in the revenues of United States bookstore chains for the fiscal year ended February 3, 2001. Superstore sales of Barnes & Noble; Net income of Books-A-Million; Management reorganization at Borders Group.
- Modest Gain in Chains' Third Quarter. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;11/27/2006, Vol. 253 Issue 47, p3
The article reports on the total revenue posted by the three major bookstore chains in the U.S. in the third quarter of 2006. The pattern was a familiar one, with Barnes & Noble and Books-A-Million posting a better sales performance than Borders Group. Barnes & Noble and Books-A-Million both...
- Chain Sales Up 5.7% In First Quarter. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;6/4/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 23, p10
Reports on the rise in the total revenues of the United States bookstore chains Barnes & Noble, Borders Group and Books-A-Million in the first quarter ended March 5, 2001. Percentage of revenue increase; Factors which contributed to the revenue increase; Financial information on the bookstore...