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Company Overview of Half Price Books, Records, Magazines, Incorporated

Company Overview

Half Price Books, Records, Magazines, Incorporated operates a chain of new and used bookstores in the United States. The company’s stores offer new and used books, records, music CDs, movies, magazines, videos, DVDs, gaming software, text books, and rare and out-of-print collectibles. It serves customers online; and through its stores in Arizona, Missouri, Texas, California, Nebraska, Illinois, Ohio, Indiana, Oklahoma, Washington, Pennsylvania, Iowa, Kansas, Texas, Wisconsin, Kentucky, and Minnesota. The company was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

5803 East Northwest Highway

Dallas, TX 75231

United States

Founded in 1972





Key Executives for Half Price Books, Records, Magazines, Incorporated

Chief Executive Officer and President
Chairperson of the Board and Executive Vice President
Age: 68
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Half Price Books, Records, Magazines, Incorporated Key Developments

Half Price Books Presents at ETail West Conference 2014, Mar-06-2014 08:30 AM

Half Price Books Presents at ETail West Conference 2014, Mar-06-2014 08:30 AM. Venue: JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa, San Antonio, Texas, United States. Speakers: Kathy Doyle Thomas, EVP.

Half Price Books Opens Store in Rockford

Half Price Books opened an outlet store at 6575 E. State St., across the street from Target and in the same plaza as Physicians Immediate Care. The family-owned bookstore chain sells new and used books, music, movies and games, many items for $3 or less. The company said inventory is replenished weekly from other stores across the Midwest. There are Half Price Books stores in several Chicago suburbs, including Algonquin, Naperville, Orland Park and Palatine. Half Price Books is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. The company has 115 stores in 16 states.

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