TITLE

Study shows chains had biggest share of book market in '94

AUTHOR(S)
Milliot, Jim
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;6/12/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 24, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the findings contained in the 1994 Consumer Research Study of Book Purchasing in the United States. Bookstore chains as the largest book-buying market; Factors which contributed to the increase in chains' market share; Decline in market share recorded by independent sector; Increase in the sales of adult books.
ACCESSION #
9506262039

 

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