book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Tuesday 30th September

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

The History Of The Barnes And Noble Nook And Ebook Ecosystem

Posted at 7:42AM Tuesday 16 Oct 2012

In the United States, no bookseller quite reaches an all encompassing magnitude like Barnes and Noble. The company has grown to be the largest chain of stores that still sells books and much of its competition is on the ropes. In the last four years, B&N has started to gravitate towards a digital ecosystem. It started with ebooks and e-readers and has reached a new zenith with the new video streaming service. How did the company start its digital strategy and where might it go in the future?

Good Ereader




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Feature Items

UK Publishing Crowd Gathers In London To Discuss Self-publishing
publishingperspectives.com

What you want from it depends on you

Steal This E-book
www.nytimes.com

Does buying a book once means you deserve to own it in all forms, regardless of the medium

Seven Literary New York Film Festival Highlights
www.wordandfilm.com

New York Film Festival kicks off its fifty-second year with its characteristic mix of big-deal premieres and artistically challenging fare from around world

Nobel Prize Countdown
www.complete-review.com

So what are the current odds?

The 29 Errors A Publisher Can Make...
publishingperspectives.com

And Counting

Crowdsourced Editing: E-publishing's Next Frontier
www.theguardian.com

How the innovative startup Advance Editions is turning book editing into a conversation

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Ellora's Cave Sues Dear Author Book Blog For Defamation
  2. Andrew Wylie: Amazon & The 'End Of Literary Culture In America'
  3. Gone Girl Unleashes Battle Of The Sexes At New York Film Festival
  4. A Women's Prize For Translated Books
  5. Disney Sued For $250 Million By Woman Claiming Frozen Is Stolen From Her Life Story
  6. Stephen Fry Seeking Digital Makers For Global YourFry Storytelling Project
  7. Literary Lions Unite In Protest Over Amazon's E-book Tactics
  8. Dannie Abse, Welsh Poet And Author, Dies Aged 91
  9. Lee Child's Take On Taking On Amazon
  10. Mystery Of Arthur Conan Doyle's Missing Draft Solved At Last