The trend of shopping online over the last decade has continued to see strong gains, with global online sales growing at an annual rate of 17%.
Upon review, the 2016 results were definitely a pleasant and welcome surprise. As a whole, the industry saw another successful year, recognizing a 3.3% rise in unit sales of print books over 2015, reaching 674,000,000 units.
Book Depot is the first company in the bargain book business to use state-of-the art automation to sort incoming inventory. The new equipment will enable the company to offer more publishers the option to outsource their returns processing to its facility.