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Barnes & Noble chief resigns after Nook sales slump

Barnes & Noble chief executive William Lynch resigned on Monday, an acknowledgement that its digital division Nook has failed to compete successfully in the e-reader and tablet markets and possibly presaging a further shake-up in the company.

Tuesday, 9 July, 2013, 10:48am

Barnes & Noble retreats from tablet wars as Nook sales plummet

Barnes & Noble will stop manufacturing its own Nook tablets, marking the end of its expensive attempt to compete alone with deep-pocketed rivals Amazon.com, Apple and Google in the tablet wars.

26 Jun 2013 - 10:50am