Barnes & Noble Opens Online Outlet2 Jul, 2003 By: Hive News
Barnes & Noble.com has launched Barnes & Noble.com's Sale Annex (www.bn.com/saleannex) to offer overstock books, videos, music and books at discounted prices.
The Annex offers thousands of titles at with savings of up to 88 percent off list prices. Examples include The Matrix DVD for $14.98; The Ultimate Diva Collection CD for $9.99. DVD boxed sets are available for 40 percent off, music for under $8 and audio books for under $5.
"Our Sale Annex is a shopper's paradise with unbelievable book, music and DVD bargains," said Marie Toulantis, CEO of Barnes & Noble.com. "Our buyers scour warehouses across the country to acquire hundreds of new titles each month at incredibly low prices. We pass the savings on to our customers, offering them the best deals every single day."
The Sale Annex offers publishers' overstocks ("remainders") books and budget DVD and VHS titles. The site urges customers to order promptly when they see what they want, since quantities are limited.