Independent Bookstore

An independent bookstore is a retail bookstore which is independently owned. Specifically, independent stores will typically consist of only a single actual store (although there are some multi-store independents), and be privately owned and closely held (i.e. a small number of shareholders or partners). Independent stores can be contrasted with the much larger chain bookstores.
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  • Niche Marketing: 7 Ways to Get It Right

    … bookstore” for nothing. In addition to actively supporting local authors, Powell’s also contributes to online discussions about books and literature in general, uses hashtags to great effect through giveaways and other promotions, and even highlights the work of other independent bookstores across the country. Powell’s social media savvy, combined…

    Dan Shewan/ WordStreamin Social Paid Search Facebook Twitter- 12 readers -
  • The Walmart Effect Now Reaching Beyond the Retail Sector

    … The Walmart Effect Now Reaching Beyond the Retail Sector October 2, 2014 - Posted by Michelle Johnson to News For most of us who are familiar with the term “the Walmart Effect”, certain images come to mind – the mom and pop grocer on the corner shutting down, the independent bookstore having a “going out of business” sale, and other smaller…

    Michelle Johnson/ Dex Media- 2 readers -
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