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Media | 17 July 2019

Book barometer first half of 2019: light growth

CB is releasing a new book barometer that includes developments in the Dutch book landscape in the first half of 2019. The total sales of general books increased by 1.2%. Also e-book sales (+ 4.6%) and e -book lending (+ 8.4%) continue to grow, as does e-book subscriptions (net sales increase by more than 73%).

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| 24 June 2019

Welcome at the Frankfurter Buchmesse!

The Buchmesse in Frankfurt starts on October 16. This year we will be there again. You are very welcome at our stand. For fresh coffee, to catch up and to meet up with your relations. And for interesting bookcase updates.

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| 29 April 2019

Noordhoff Uitgevers outsources logistics to CB

Noordhoff Uitgevers (part of Infinitas Learning) outsources the complete storage and distribution of its teaching methods and (study) books to logistics service provider CB. CB starts with the first deliveries to customers of the educational publisher in May 2019.

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| 18 April 2019

Annual report CB 2018

CB can look back on a good year with a profit of more than 11 million (EBIT) and a turnover of more than 90 million. Striking developments include the integration of print and logistics processes with Printforce and the growth of logistics activities.

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Media | 11 April 2018

New infographics: Online sales continu to rise

Today we publish the e-bookbarometer and bookbarometer about Q1 of 2018. The figures show a very slight decline in sales of the physical book (-1.8%) and an increase in e-book sales compared to 2017 (5.4%). The share of online sales of the physical book and the turnover of e-book subscriptions continues to rise in 2018.

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