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Barnes & Noble Inc. narrowed its losses in the latest quarter as the struggling bookseller worked to lower expenses and turn around its store operations. Comparable sales for Barnes & Noble fell 1.4% from a year earlier, as analysts polled by FactSet expected a 1.8% decline. Shares in Barnes & Noble fell 3.9% to $6.50 on Tuesday.
Barnes & Noble Inc. reported a fiscal second-quarter net loss of $27.4 million, or 38 cents per share, after a loss of $30.1 million, or 41 cents per share, last year. Sales totaled $771.2 million, down from $791.1 million. Same-stores fell 1.4%, which, the company highlighted, is the best performance since the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016. The FactSet consensus was for a loss of 41 cents, sales of $772 million, and a same-store sales decline of 1.8%. Barnes & Noble share are up 0.6% in Tuesday premarket trading, and up nearly 1% for the year to date. The S&P 500 index is up 0.6% for 2018 so far.
The New York-based company said it had a loss of 38 cents per share. The bookseller posted revenue of $771.2 million in the period. Barnes & Noble shares have climbed nearly 1 percent since the beginning ...
Former First Lady Michelle Obama's new memoir "Becoming" has become the fastest-selling book of 2018 at Barnes & Noble, surpassing the Trump administration tell-all "Fear: Trump in the White House" by Bob Woodward. Barnes & Noble also said that "Becoming" had the best first-week sales of any adult book since 2015's "Go Set a Watchman," the highly anticipated second book from "To Kill A Mockingbird" author Harper Lee. Publisher Penguin Random House announced that "Becoming" sold more than 725,000 copies on its first day of release.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS), the world’s largest retail bookseller, today announced that Michelle Obama’s Becoming had the biggest first-week sales of any book this year, surpassing Fear for the most copies sold, as well as having the best first-week start of any adult book in over three years. “We knew Becoming was going to be one of the biggest books of the year, but it has now officially had the best first week of sales of any book in 2018, and is among the fastest sellers in Barnes & Noble history,” said Liz Harwell, Senior Director of Merchandising, Trade Books at Barnes & Noble. Becoming is available in Barnes & Noble stores across the country and on BN.com, including the option for customers to Buy Online, Pick up in Store.
Earlier in November, Barnes & Noble unveiled the Nook Tablet 10.1, a slate whose main appeal is its sheer value for money -- $130 gets you a 1,920 x 1,200 screen and 32GB of expandable storage. This article originally appeared on Engadget.
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Becoming Poised to be the Biggest Adult Book of the Season During a Period of Blockbuster Publishing
Barnes & Noble’s stores are everything that WH Smith’s are not — often cavernous, with easy chairs and coffee bars. was the mystery suitor for the once-mighty Barnes & Noble over the summer. The UK retailer has declined to comment on the aborted acquisition, but booked £2m of charges relating to an “uncompleted transaction” in its full-year results.
Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) will open a smaller store at Edens’ Mosaic District, joining a slate of new retailers and restaurants at the Merrifield project including a whisky bar and a stationary store. The Barnes & Noble, slated to open in June, will take up 8,630 square feet at 2921 District Ave., according to a contractor bid site. The book store will be significantly smaller than the traditional Barnes & Noble and even half the size of its recently opened One Loudoun concept, home to a quick-service restaurant.
Barnes & Noble must prove during the holidays it can deliver sales growth in its core book business.
List Includes Top Educational Toys & Games, Bestselling Brands and Barnes & Noble Exclusives, All Grouped by Age to Make Gift Giving Easier
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS), the world’s largest retail bookseller, today announced “Nobody Knows Books Like We Do,” a major national advertising campaign that will begin airing November 9 in cinema and the week of November 12 on cable television, and run through January 13. Produced by Havas New York, the campaign takes a storytelling approach to reach customers this 2018 holiday season, with a message highlighting the range of incredible discoveries awaiting them inside every Barnes & Noble store. The “Nobody Knows Books Like We Do” campaign features a 30-second “Anthem” commercial that showcases how the books, stories and gifts that can be discovered at Barnes & Noble help shape the lives and imaginations of people across the country.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS), the world’s largest retail bookseller, today announced a special event in stores nationwide to “Explore the Magic” and celebrate the Wizarding World, in honor of the release of Warner Bros. Pictures’ film Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. On Saturday, November 17, beginning at 2 PM, stores across the country will invite fans to participate in activities including a Harry Potter-themed pop-up book activity, a LEGO® group building challenge, cosplay, and a photo opportunity with a special movie backdrop.
The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines UK's WH Smith was mystery would-be buyer of Barnes & Noble ...
When Barnes & Noble Inc.’s former chief executive sued the company in August over his dismissal, a tantalizing detail stood out in his complaint. The struggling book retailer was on the verge of selling itself this past spring, he said, and had even accepted an offer. People familiar with the situation say it was WH Smith PLC, a U.K. retailer that sells books, stationery and other products.
Shareholder rights law firm Robbins Arroyo LLP is investigating whether certain officers and directors of Barnes & Noble, Inc. breached their fiduciary duties to shareholders.
It's true! It's 2018, and Barnes & Noble just announced another Nook! You can preorder it today! All of these things are somehow simultaneouslytrue. The Nook line has basically been a non-starter since 2016, back when the once ubiquitous bookseller offered up a dirt cheap $50 model. Aside from the titular screen size (at a middling 224 ppi), there's really not much to talk about with what will almost certainly be a run of the mill budget Android tablet with 32GB of storage, two cameras and a headphone jack -- which admittedly does qualify as a feature in 2018. Barnes & Noble is calling it a "game changer," because that's what people do in press releases.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS), the world’s largest retail bookseller, today unveiled its unique assortment of books, toys & games, gifts and other merchandise available in stores nationwide this holiday season. The Company said that its knowledgeable booksellers are at the heart of their holiday shopping experience because nobody knows books like they do.