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Chain store horrors

By posted at 12:20 pm on September 18, 2005 0

In the Guardian, Tim Adams bemoans the shrinking selection and big budget marketing fees wrought by ongoing consolidation in the British bookselling industry (taking their cues from the American chain stores, it seems.) Behind this trend is the head buyer of Waterstone’s, a man named Scott Pack.

(via Using Books Weblog)

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