Barnes & Noble
Barnes & Noble, Inc., is the largest book retailer in the United States. The bookseller operates a chain of large retail bookstores located throughout the country. Besides books, most of the bookstores sell e-books, magazines, DVDs, newspapers, music, gifts, and other related pro... Read Moreducts. William Barnes and G. Clifford Noble formed Barnes & Noble in 1917. The book retailer now has expanded into electronic media and devices. Today Barnes & Noble is known for the Nook, an e-book reader, which features a color touch screen and fast technology that allows readers to quickly download books. The Nook HD and Nook HD+ accommodate Android apps, games, movies, music, and more. Barnes & Noble later introduced the Nook Color, Nook Simple Touch, and Nook Tablet. The company recently partnered with Microsoft and other retailers in the UK. Barnes & Noble is also known for its large selection of books. The company stocks more than one million titles on its website, making it the largest online bookseller. The company's online bookstore also sells the most e-books. Barnes & Noble also offers more than 60,000 DVD & Blu-ray titles, toys and games, magazines, and more.
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