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Books & stationery

Prince Harry’s memoir breaks UK sales record on first day of release

Prince Harry’s memoir breaks UK sales record on first day of release

Prince Harry's "Spare" became the UK's fastest selling non-fiction book ever, its publisher said on Tuesday, after days of TV interviews, leaks, and a mistaken early release of the memoir containing intimate r...
Booktopia reveals its new directors as it puts boardroom stoush behind it
Booktopia exits publishing JV, losing $1.6 million
Why Melbourne stationery brand Milligram is eyeing interstate expansion
Booktopia boardroom spill clears the way for new CEO, says founder

Books & stationery Archives

How Kiwi book retailers are sustaining the rise and rise of te reo Māori

“The peak has not happened and the appetite for Māori language titles is not yet satiated."

Australia Post’s revenue climbs, letter volumes fall

Group CEO and MD, Paul Graham, described the result as "solid" despite growing headwinds.

Wesfarmers plans to ‘renew’ its portfolio after profit slips

Wesfarmers MD, Rob Scott, said the group will continue to invest in its business and “renew” its portfolio despite the d...

Booktopia to move customer fulfilment centre to larger site

The new CFC spans 20,000 sqm and boasts a custom design layout to improve efficiency and reduce manual handling.

“It was our destiny”: Japan’s ‘most beautiful bookstore’ lands in Malaysia

Widely known as Japan’s most beautiful bookstore, Tsutaya has recently dipped its toe into Southeast Asia.

Booktopia board fires founder, CEO Tony Nash

Booktopia CFO Geoff Stalley has been appointed interim CEO until a permanent replacement is recruited.

Officeworks raises $1 million in Make A Difference Appeal

The Make A Difference Appeal is in its fifth year and is part of Officeworks’ People & Planet Positive Plan commitment.

QBD Books expands its Queensland footprint

QBD Books and Australian Geographic have collaborated since 2020.

‘Little veins of gold’: How Tony Nash plans to grow Booktopia

After 18 years at the helm of Booktopia, Tony Nash is gearing up for a new role as the company’s first-ever chief growth...

Booktopia searches for new CEO after Tony Nash steps aside

The company described the trading environment for e-commerce companies as “volatile and unpredictable” and warned it exp...

Dymocks to open SA’s largest bookstore

The business has worked closely with award-winning Adelaide architect Grieve Gillett Andersen to preserve the building’s...

Amazon to close physical bookstores, focus on groceries

The company said it will remain focused on Whole Foods Markets and Amazon Fresh stores, and its cashier-less grocery mod...

AusPost makes the most of e-commerce boom while letter volumes decline

Surging parcels and service revenue drove a healthy increase in profit for Australia Post in the December half.

Former Mastercard exec to head up e-gift retailer Prezzee

In his tenure, Karp oversaw the growth of the digital gift card company across Australia and its expansion into North Am...

Nationwide battery recycling scheme B-cycle launched

The B-cycle website will assist in locating a drop-off point using a postcode where used batteries can be taken.