Bookstores Will Sell More Comics Than Comic Stores in 2019

Bookstores Will Sell More Comics Than Comic Stores in 2019

In bookstores, manga and kids material has jumped 30% in sales in bookstores and over 100% in comic stores.The second is the bookstores will overtake comic book stores for all comic book sales by the end of 2019 Now, there are more general bookstores than speciality comic book stores But comic stores have a far[...]

Boom! Studios Turns To Diamond For International Distribution

Boom! Studios has signed a deal with Diamond Comic Distributors that allows them to distribute the publishers products to international markets including bookstores, mass-market merchandisers, libraries and other outlets worldwide. Diamond already serves as the publishers distributors for products to comic book specialty shops. “We’re incredibly pleased to have Diamond Book Distributors take on BOOM!’s international book[...]

Borders Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

And there goes the other shoe. Today, Borders filed for Chapter 11 protection in New York. Which means that the company can continue trading for now but can ignore any immediate claims on money owed. This comes a month after Borders Group, which includes Borders and Waldenbooks, stated it may have to restructure under bankruptcy. […]

Borders Delay Payments To Publishers – Is Bankruptcy Imminent?

The graphic novel/trade paperback has grown exponentially over the last decade into bookstores and Borders has been instrumental in that.As a result,  certain publishers will not survive a Borders-sized financial blow It could be a very bleak 2011 indeed...Ho ho ho, Merry Christmas.Borders, the national bookstore chain in the USA, have announced that they[...]