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September 20, 2011

Barnes & Noble said Tuesday that the FTC has granted early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act, allowing investor Liberty Media to move forward with its stock purchase in the bookseller.

August 31, 2011

Jesta I.S., a supplier of enterprise business solutions for retailers, manufacturers and distributors in the apparel, footwear and specialty industries worldwide, announced Wednesday that Joseph-Beth Booksellers has selected Jesta I.S. solutions to power its business operations.

July 26, 2011

Books-A-Million said late Monday that it was unable to put a deal together to acquire the leases and assets of 30 Borders bookstores out of bankruptcy.

July 22, 2011

Books-A-Million confirmed it has submitted a bid to purchase, among other things, the inventory, fixtures, equipment, and leasehold interests for 30 Borders locations.

July 21, 2011

To plug the widening book seller gap, who are you going to call? Chain Store Age columnist Jeff Green offers a few ideas of his own for filling the category chasm created by Borders' liquidation and Barnes & Noble contractions.

November 30, 2010

Barnes & Noble Inc. reported Tuesday that it narrowed its loss to $12.6 million in its fiscal second quarter, compared with a loss of $24 million in the year-ago period. Results missed Wall Street expectations, and the book seller has issued a weak outlook for the third quarter and the full year.

June 17, 2010

Borders Group CFO Mark Bierley is taking on the additional role of COO....

October 22, 2009

The shift from digital to physical books will ultimately hurt traditional brick-and-mortar booksellers, analysts said...

September 30, 2009

Barnes & Noble Wednesday completed the previously announced acquisition of privately held Barnes & Noble...

January 15, 2009

J.P. Morgan analysts, seeing opportunity for Barnes & Noble Inc. amid the tumult in bookselling,...

November 3, 2008

In a memo to company associates on Oct. 29, Leonard Riggio, chairman of Barnes &...

July 31, 2008

Back-to-school season occurs at least three times a year for Follett Higher Education Group....

May 21, 2008

Borders Group Inc. has not had substantial discussions regarding a possible sale of the bookseller...