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Brazilian Bookstores: The Big Ones are Bigger, But Selling Less Books

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The National Bookstore Association published its annual Bookseller Industry Report, which analyzed sales trends and other data from bookstores across Brazil—where sidelines are encroaching on retail space devoted to books. Read More

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Brazil Lands at #9 on Global Ranking of Publishers

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Brazil is ranked #9 on the annual Global Ranking of the Publishing Industries, with consumer prices of 2.54 billion euros, and is Latin America’s largest. Read More

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Brazilian Publishers Embrace Paperbacks in Bid for Readers


Cosac Naify is among the Brazilian publishers launching paperback lines and is part of a new trend of publishers embracing less expensive editions. Read More

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GfK to Launch Book Sales Reporting in Brazil Before Nielsen

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Brazilian research company GfK plans to collect book sales data from retailers in Brazil, and will launch before Nielsen BookScan. PublishNews is the only other service that collects book sales data directly from retailers. Read More

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Nielsen Closer to Launching BookScan in Brazil

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Nielsen Book is closer to launching BookScan in Brazil and is in negotiations with publishers to collect data. No launch date is set. Read More

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