We vs. Me

While it may not single-handedly solve all the economic problems facing the world today, a new model of community and networking may well be the key to pulling the global economy out of the effects of the long-term global recession. Networking has always been a powerful strategy to get business by giving business and connecting […]

Vitrium Releases New PDF-Protection Software

VANCOUVER – March 25, 2009 – Vitrium Systems, a leading PDF-technology vendor, today announced the release of protectedpdf Small Business Edition, a web-based application that allows content providers of books, magazines, white papers, reports, data sheets, and other publications to define and modify reader access rights to their valuable content. Vitrium is now the only […]

What’s New on USA TODAY’s Best-Selling Books List

MCLEAN, VA, March 25, 2009 – Here’s the latest book buzz from USA TODAY with a sneak peek at the highlights of tomorrow’s Best-Selling Books list: • It’s not just fans who love Twilight author Stephenie Meyer — it’s other young-adult authors who’ve caught her approving eye. Meyer holds four of the top five spots […]

Fictionwise Announces Free eReader Beta Application for Blackberry

Fifty Thousand eBooks Available on Blackberry Smartphones Chatham, NJ (March 24, 2009) — Fictionwise, Inc., the eBook retailer which was recently acquired by Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller, today announced the beta test release of eReader for BlackBerry®. For the first time, BlackBerry® smartphone users will enjoy the free, easy-to-use […]

HARPERCOLLINS LAUNCHES DIGITAL CATALOG

Business- to-Business Tool for Booksellers and Librarians NEW YORK, NY (March 23, 2009) — HarperCollins Publishers launched today the beta version of its digital sales catalog. Located at www.harpercollinscatalogs.com, the content-rich catalog offers an environmentally friendly, up-to-date tool for booksellers and librarians. Launching with Fall 2009 titles, the digital catalog features book jackets and covers, […]

Barnes & Noble Reports 2008 Results

Sales and Earnings Per Share In-Line with Guidance Operating Free Cash Flow of $150 Million Exceeds Guidance Issues First Quarter and Full-Year 2009 Guidance New York, NY (March 19, 2009)—Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller, today reported sales and earnings for the fourth quarter and the full year ended January 31, […]

BOOK BUZZ–What’s New on USA TODAY’s Best-Selling Books List

McLEAN, VA, March 18, 2009 — Here’s the latest book buzz from USA TODAY with a sneak peek at the highlights of tomorrow’s Best-Selling Books list: • Teen vampires again reign over USA TODAY’s Best-Selling Books list, but this week the No. 1 spot doesn’t belong to Stephenie Meyer. It goes to mother-daughter team P.C. […]

Borders Is ‘Twilight’ Central this Season

Vampire craze spawned by blockbuster Stephenie Meyer book series and upcoming Summit Entertainment feature film “Twilight” inspires wide range of gift options at all price points for teens and young adults—many exclusive to Borders ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 4, 2008—One of Santa’s little elves presides over a sprawling display of gift items that debuts today […]

BORDERS GROUP HONORED FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN CROSS-CHANNEL RETAILING BY RIS NEWS

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 13, 2008—Borders today announced that it has once again been honored with a Fusion Award from RIS News for its innovative cross-channel retail strategies. The Fusion Awards honor retailers for their excellence in cross-channel and e-commerce operations. RIS News also recognized Borders with a Fusion Award for its cross-channel strategies last […]