The BNC Press Room

Tuesday
May122015

Canadian publishers remain committed to digital books

Canadian publishers’ digital publishing programs continue to progress, according to a report released today by BookNet Canada. The State of Digital Publishing in Canada 2014 lays out the results of a survey conducted by BookNet Canada in early 2015.

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Wednesday
Apr012015

Juvenile Market Strong in 2014

BookNet Canada has released the 2014 edition of its annual market report, The Canadian Book Market. The report compares English-language print book sales in 2014 to 2013, and includes market stats, in-depth data for over 50 subject categories, and pricing and format trends.

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Tuesday
Nov252014

BookNet Canada and Retail Council of Canada Launch Indie Bestsellers List

BookNet Canada and Retail Council of Canada are pleased to announce the launch of the Indie Bestsellers List. RCC will compile the list weekly from data provided by BookNet Canada’s national book sales tracking service, BNC SalesData.

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Monday
Jun232014

Mobile E-reading on the Rise

In 2013, the majority of Canadians who read ebooks intended to read them on e-readers, but mobile reading is on the rise, according to a report released today by BookNet Canada. The Canadian Book Consumer 2013: Digital Sales and Trends is the final report in a series of three studies based on quarterly surveys conducted by BookNet Canada in 2013.

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Monday
Jun092014

What Influences Canadian Book Buyers?

In 2013, 40% of book buyers discovered the title they purchased online, according to a report released today by BookNet Canada. Book Purchases by Channel examines how discovery channels impact buyers of different formats (paperback, hardcover, ebook), and whether buyers of print books and ebooks are influenced differently by particular marketing and publicity initiatives, such as in-store displays, bestseller lists, or radio ads.

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