NZ Book Trade

Thorpe Bowker Industry Awards 1997
Awards & Compliments
May 23, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Thorpe Bowker Industry Awards 1997

Both Wellington and Auckland won, were runners-up or were nominated for many categories in the 1997 D W Thorpe Book Industry Awards (nominated by book publishers). In 1997, Unity Auckland…

Importing letter by Nigel Cox 27th June 1990
Logistics
May 21, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Importing letter by Nigel Cox 27th June 1990

After his position on importing of titles for which there is no speedy local supply available appeared to be watered down fin the written minutes from the Booksellers Association conference,…

Press release, 25th July 2002
Backstage
May 14, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Press release, 25th July 2002

In 2002, Unity Books and other bookshops including members of some chains, discovered that a group of publishers were investigating selling direct to libraries at larger discounts than they offered…