Saturday, October 12, 2013

Waterstones: The Final Chapter?

Nook2Book Thursday 10 Oct 2013

Since the demise of Borders in 2009, Waterstones is the last book chain standing. This virtual monopoly should give the shop a position of unique privilege in the high street, and there is a reticence (or possibly cowardice) in the industry to say anything negative about the company, but despite the gushing press releases and recent puff-pieces about MD James Daunt, the results are stark.

International Business Times

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