Barnes & Noble
The Barnes & Noble college bookstore at 105 Fifth Ave. in the Flatiron District closed its doors this week.
An off-duty New York City firefighter was arrested this weekend, reportedly on charges that he was selling oxycodone.
The company disconnected all of the devices at its 700 stores after detecting the tampering on Sept. 14.
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The Upper West Side store brings with it 376 new jobs and Century 21 is also expanding its original Lower Manhattan site, adding another 300 jobs there.
Borders, an Ann Arbor, Mich.-based chain that pioneered the big-box bookselling concept and grew to 1,249 stores at its peak in 2003, will cease to exist by the end of the day on Sunday. It’s a victim of a shift in the industry brought on by customers who’d much rather read their favorite titles on an electronic book or tablet computer than turn the page on a paperback.
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Revenue in stores open at least one year rose 9.7 percent. That was the company’s best holiday performance in more than a decade, Barnes & Noble said.
Discount retailer Century 21 will be moving near Lincoln Center to a space being vacated by Barnes & Noble.
Shoppers near New York City’s Lincoln Center will have to look harder for books to buy after Barnes & Noble made a decision to close its 60,000-square-foot Lincoln Triangle Store.