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Barnes & Noble Reports Fiscal 2012 Second Quarter Financial Results

Barnes & Noble Reports Fiscal 2012 Second Quarter Financial Results EBITDA Increases 21% over the Prior Year Comparable Store Sales Increase 10.9% over the Three Day Holiday Weekend NOOK Tablet(TM) Becomes Fastest Selling NOOK(TM) Product New York, NY (December 1, 2011) – Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) today reported sales and earnings for its […]

Corporate Controller Allen Lindstrom Appointed Interim Chief Financial Officer as Barnes & Noble Launches Search for New CFO

Barnes & Noble and Joseph Lombardi Agree to Transition Arrangement New York, New York, October 21, 2011 – Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller, today announced that Joseph Lombardi, Chief Financial Officer, has resigned from his current position, but will remain a non-officer employee until mid-2012 to assist in the transition […]

Barnes & Noble Expands NOOK Newsstand(TM) Offering with First-Ever Digital Edition of Real Simple, Available First on NOOK Color(TM)

November Digital Issue of Real Simple Magazine Offered Only on NOOK(R) Platform New York, New York – October 11, 2011 – Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller, announced the expansion of its robust NOOK Newsstand (www.NOOKnewsstand.com) offering with the addition of bestselling magazine Real Simple, available first on NOOK Color for […]

HarperCollins Children’s Books, Barnes & Noble and First Book Announce “If You Give a Child a Book” Donation Program

–Coincides with national release of IF YOU GIVE A DOG A DONUT– New York, NY (October 5, 2011) – HarperCollins Children’s Books, Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) and First Book announced today the launch of the “If You Give a Child a Book” program, a promotion with the goal of donating up to 60,000 books […]

Barnes & Noble Reports Fiscal 2012 First Quarter Financial Results

Digital Content Sales Quadruple BN.com Comparable Sales Increase 65% Fiscal 2012 EBITDA Expected to Increase 30% to 50% New York, NY (August 30, 2011) – Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller, today reported sales and earnings for its fiscal 2012 first quarter ended July 30, 2011. FIRST QUARTER RESULTS Total sales […]

Barnes & Noble Expands its Industry-Leading NOOK Newsstand(TM) with Bestsellers FORTUNE, PEOPLE, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, TIME, Parents and Fitness

Offers NOOK(TM) Customers More than 200 Periodicals, Including the Largest Digital Collection of Top 100 Magazines Free NOOK Editions of FORTUNE, PEOPLE, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED and TIME Available to Print Subscribers New Special Edition Titles Offer Enhanced Interactivity, Optimized for Award-Winning NOOK Color(TM) Reader’s Tablet(TM) New York, New York – August 23, 2011 – Barnes & […]

Barnes & Noble Announces Strategic Investment Made by Liberty Media

Company to Add Two Liberty Designees to Its Board New York, NY (August 18, 2011) – Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller, today announced that Liberty Media has invested an aggregate of $204 million in the Company through the purchase of newly issued convertible preferred stock. Under the terms of the […]

Barnes & Noble’s NOOK(TM) Back-to-School Offer Sends Students to Head of the Class with Free Reading and NOOK Apps(TM)

Purchase The All-New NOOK(TM) or NOOK Color(TM) Reader’s Tablet(TM) and Receive More than $100 in Free Classics and Study Tools New York, New York – August 8, 2011 – Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller, is helping students get ready for the new school year with a special offer:  more than […]

Barnes & Noble Names New Director of Discover Great New Writers Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, New York – July 27, 2011 – Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller, today announced that Miwa Messer has been named Director of the Discover Great New Writers program.  Established in 1990, the Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers program has championed new talent and […]