Booktopia 'eclipses expectations' as sales rise 35%

Revenue at Australian online book retailer Booktopia Group Limited has grown by 35% this year, soaring to $223.9m (£119m) from last year's $165.7m (£88m) and beating its forecasts for the full year to 30th June 2021.  Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-08-31 13:52:14 UTC ]
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Booktopia Sales Rose 35% in Fiscal 2021

Australian online book retailer Booktopia Group reported a 35% increase in revenue in the fiscal year ended June 30, 2021 over fiscal 2020 with sales of A$223.9 million. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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Pottermore sales and profits rise with 'strong' Harry Potter sales

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Printed book sales fall as Christmas digital sales rise

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The UK’s Publishers Association Charts a ‘Steep Rise’ in Audiobook Sales

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Daunt reveals sales rise at Barnes and Noble

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June bookstore sales were $384 million, a decline of 35.3% from June 2019, according to results from the U.S. Census Bureau. As severe as the June decline was, it represented an improvement of nearly 30% over May sales. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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