Post Profile






"We set out to build the bookstore of the 21st century"

Topic: Book Stores Among the factors that have made Kepler’s a sustainable operation, two stand out. First, Madan and his team have built on the store’s heritage as a place that achieves impact not just as a book retailer but also as a community center. And second, they have explored the potential of using a hybrid structure that combines for-profit and nonprofit elements.
read more

share

Related Posts


The NRA Store to Offer its First Adult Coloring Book

Hobbies / Hunting : AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

The National Rifle Association (NRA) will sell Full Metal Coloring: A Book of Down Range Reflection (Lamplight Press) through its online store. This post The NRA Store to Offer its First Adult Coloring Book appeared first on AmmoLan...

We Asked A Financial Expert: Should You Open Retail Credit Cards To Get The Discount?

Lifestyle / Fashion : SheFinds

You’re at the register about to pay for a big purchase when the cashier asks if you want to sign up for their retail credit card. Stores ranging from Forever 21 to Barney’s all have store cards and it’s often hard to resist the temp...

Bookstores Will Survive, Just Like Record Stores

Media / Publishing : GalleyCat

In our age of digital books, pundits love to say “bookstores will disappear, just like record stores.” But the truth is, record stores never disappeared! Despite the digital shift in music, record stores have built a booming new com...

Amazon Killed the Bookstore. So It's Opening a Bookstore

Education / Library & Research : Library and Information Science News

Topic: Amazon.com Book Stores Amazon Books, as the new store is called, will be like any other Main Street bookstore (remember those?), except that Amazon will use the troves of data it collects from its online customers to stock th...

Kepler's 2020: Literary Entrepreneur Reinvents the Bookstore

Education / Library & Research : Library and Information Science News

Kepler's 2020: Literary Entrepreneur Reinvents the Bookstore Two trends are important to shaping Madan's thinking about bookstores and their future. Influenced by Robert Putnam's book Bowling Alone, he believes technology has an iso...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC