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  • Barnes & Noble Takin' It to the Streets

    In the city that never sleeps-where almost anything can be ordered for same-day delivery- (www.barnesandnoble.com) Barnesandnoble.com is extending this service to books. Without fanfare, the offline and online bookseller has begun to deliver books bought online within a 24-hour period to its Manhattan-area customers. Using a courier service that delivers via bicycle, foot or van, the No. 2-ranked book and music e-retailer-after (www.amazon.com)...

    Posted 01/19/2001Don DavisPost a comment

    In the city that never sleeps-where almost anything can be ordered for same-day delivery- (www.barnesandnoble.com) Barnesandnoble.com is extending this service to books. Without fanfare, the offline and online bookseller has begun to deliver books bought online within a 24-hour period to its…
  • Amazon Books An E*Trade Expedition

    Online bookseller Amazon.com and online brokerage firm E*Trade Group Inc. have signed an exclusive marketing agreement to create a cobranded bookstore on the Destination E*Trade website. Recently launched and available through E*Trade's Marketplace, the bookstore offers E*Trade customers, members and visitors the top-selling books in personal finance and online investing at Amazon.com's reduced prices, the companies say. Menlo Park, Calif.-based...

    Posted 01/19/2001Don DavisPost a comment

    Online bookseller Amazon.com and online brokerage firm E*Trade Group Inc. have signed an exclusive marketing agreement to create a cobranded bookstore on the Destination E*Trade website. Recently launched and available through E*Trade's Marketplace, the bookstore offers E*Trade customers, members…
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    Barnes & Noble gives gift certificates to make up for late-arriving Nooks

    Barnes & Noble on Friday notified customers who ordered the Nook e-reader in time for Christmas that the device will be delayed. To make amends, the bookseller plans to issue gift certificates to affected customers.

    Posted 12/22/2009Zak StamborPost a comment

    Barnes & Noble on Friday notified customers who ordered the Nook e-reader in time for Christmas that the device will be delayed. To make amends, the bookseller plans to issue gift certificates to affected customers.
  • Tower Records launches online bookstore

    Continuing recent efforts to expand its reach as a multi-channel retailer, Tower Records has introduced an online bookstore with more than 500,000 titles at Tower.com, the company said today.

    Posted 03/29/2006Mark BrohanPost a comment

    Continuing recent efforts to expand its reach as a multi-channel retailer, Tower Records has introduced an online bookstore with more than 500,000 titles at Tower.com, the company said today.
  • / E-Retailers

    Barnes and Noble goes digital with magazine subscriptions

    In yet another step away from strictly print media, BarnesandNoble.com is offering magazine subscriptions in digital and print formats. The bookseller features more than 1,000 digital and print titles.

    Posted 05/07/2008Bill BriggsPost a comment

    In yet another step away from strictly print media, BarnesandNoble.com is offering magazine subscriptions in digital and print formats. The bookseller features more than 1,000 digital and print titles.
  • / Technology

    BN.com adopts new search-and-browse technology

    Barnes&Noble.com introduced the Endeca-powered BookBrowser, which incorporates a browsing function with Barnes&Noble`s proprietary categorization intiative.

    Posted 05/28/2002Kurt PetersPost a comment

    Barnes&Noble.com introduced the Endeca-powered BookBrowser, which incorporates a browsing function with Barnes&Noble`s proprietary categorization intiative.
  • Largest campus bookseller will tie into campuswide web networks

    Follett Higher Education Group, the largest operator of campus bookstores, has agreed to integrate its online bookstores with Campus Pipeline, which offers a web platform that ties many aspects of campuses together.

    Posted 10/30/2001Kurt PetersPost a comment

    Follett Higher Education Group, the largest operator of campus bookstores, has agreed to integrate its online bookstores with Campus Pipeline, which offers a web platform that ties many aspects of campuses together.
  • / Technology

    Independent bookstores ask for federal probe of online book price war

    The American Booksellers Association, which represents independent, bricks-and-mortar bookstores, says the below-cost offers on best-selling titles by Amazon.com, Walmart.com and Target.com constitute illegal predatory pricing.

    Posted 10/23/2009Katie EvansPost a comment

    The American Booksellers Association, which represents independent, bricks-and-mortar bookstores, says the below-cost offers on best-selling titles by Amazon.com, Walmart.com and Target.com constitute illegal predatory pricing.
  • / E-Retailers

    Barnes & Noble breaks its date with Calendar Club

    The bookseller has sold its majority interest in Calendar Club back to the company and its CEO for $7 million. Barnes & Noble says the club contributed no earnings; however, the two retailers will continue to work together.

    Posted 03/04/2009Mark BrohanPost a comment

    The bookseller has sold its majority interest in Calendar Club back to the company and its CEO for $7 million. Barnes & Noble says the club contributed no earnings; however, the two retailers will continue to work together.
  • / Technology

    AbeBooks continues to build its library of companies

    AbeBooks has acquired Chrislands, a company that builds, hosts and maintains online bookstores for used booksellers around the world. It’s the fourth acquisition by AbeBooks in as many years.

    Posted 04/10/2008Katie EvansPost a comment

    AbeBooks has acquired Chrislands, a company that builds, hosts and maintains online bookstores for used booksellers around the world. It’s the fourth acquisition by AbeBooks in as many years.

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