Australia's BIG W jumps into e-book market

09/30/2013 | Drum (Glasgow, Scotland), The

Australian retailer BIG W has launched an e-book store selling about 300,000 titles, with a focus on Australian fiction and other works aimed at appealing to the country's readers. "The e-books market in Australia is dominated by overseas-based companies focused on overseas customers. BIG W e-books is different -- we are an Australian retailer with a focus on the books Australians love, with downloads at Australia's lowest prices," said Scott White, the retailer's head of books.

View Full Article in:

Drum (Glasgow, Scotland), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Analyst, Store Strategy and Method Improvements
Ross Stores, Inc
Dublin, California
Product Manager
Smithsonian Museum Retail
Washington, Dist. Columbia
Mgr of Merchandising and Supply Chain Systems
BJ's Wholesale Club
Westborough, Massachusetts
communications program manager, Partner Resources-Seattle, WA
Starbucks
Seattle, Washington
director, mobile engineering, Global Technology - Seattle, WA
Starbucks
Seattle, Washington