Kobo Launches Kobo Plus in The Netherlands and Belgium

by Kobo Newsroom Toronto, February 22, 2017 – Booklovers from The Netherlands and Belgium will never run out of things to read thanks to Kobo Plus. The new subscription service jointly created by Rakuten Kobo, leader in the digital eReading space, and premier online Dutch and Belgian retailer bol.com, offers readers the largest all-you-can-read selection… Read More Kobo Launches Kobo Plus in The Netherlands and Belgium

Barnes & Noble Plunges After Worst Holiday Quarter in Decade

by Lauren Coleman-Lochner at Bloomberg Barnes & Noble Inc. investors were bracing for weak results over the holidays. What they got was worse. The bookstore chain posted profit of 96 cents last quarter, well below the $1.13 analysts estimated. And same-store sales — a closely watched benchmark — plunged 8.3 percent. That was the biggest… Read More Barnes & Noble Plunges After Worst Holiday Quarter in Decade