US bookstore sales down 3% year on year in February

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US bookstore sales down 3% year on year in February

Apr 18 2017

February bookstore sales fell 3%, to $744 million, compared to February 2016, according to preliminary estimates from the Census Bureau. This is the third monthly drop in a row. For the first two months of the year, bookstore sales have fallen 3.6%, to $2.3 billion, compared to the first two months of 2016.

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