Bookselling

Publisher-run bookstores: A new trend?

Publisher-run bookstores: A new trend?

We talked to Sarah MacLachlan, President and Publisher of House of Anansi, and Meghan MacDonald, Director of Digital Product Development and Consumer Insights at Penguin Random House Canada, to learn more about what made these two publishers enter the brick-and-mortar bookstore business. 

Podcast: Publishers enter the bookstore game

Podcast: Publishers enter the bookstore game

Publishers opening their own physical bookstores seems to be all the rage these days. We sit down with two Canadian publishers to talk about their new shops and why they've decided to take the plunge into brick-and-mortar.