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Last $15.52 USD
Change Today +0.27 / 1.77%
Volume 378.9K
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barnes & noble inc (BKS) Details

Barnes & Noble, Inc. retails books, textbooks, magazines, newspapers, and other contents in the United States. It sells trade books, including hardcover and paperback consumer titles; mass market paperbacks, such as mystery, romance, science fiction, and other fiction; children’s books; eBooks and other digital content; textbooks and course-related materials; NOOK and related accessories; bargain books; gifts; emblematic apparel and gifts; school and dorm supplies; café products and services; educational toys and games; and music and movies. The company sells its products directly to customers through its bookstores or on As of August 3, 2015, it operated through 648 Barnes & Noble bookstores in 50 states, as well as and Websites. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in New York, New York.

33,645 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/26/15
Founded in 1986

barnes & noble inc (BKS) Top Compensated Officers

Founder and Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $100.0K
Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $516.9K
President of NOOK Consumer Business – NOOK Me...
Total Annual Compensation: $600.0K
Special Advisor
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

barnes & noble inc (BKS) Key Developments

Barnes & Noble, Inc. NAmes Ronald D. Boire as Chief Executive Officer, Effective September 8, 2015

Barnes & Noble, Inc. announced that it has completed the separation of its Retail and College businesses. Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. is now an independent public company and the parent of Barnes & Noble College. Following spinoff of College, Michael Huseby, former Chief Executive Officer of Barnes & Noble, Inc., became Executive Chairman of Barnes & Noble Education, which will have a separate Board of Directors. Ronald D. Boire will take over as Chief Executive Officer of Barnes & Noble, Inc. effective September 8, 2015.

Barnes & Noble, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Barnes & Noble, Inc. announced the appointment of Frederic (Fred) D. Argir as Vice President and Chief Digital Officer for the company, overseeing the E-Commerce and NOOK businesses, which are part of Retail. Mr. Argir joins the company from Toys “R” Us, Inc. where he also served as Chief Digital Officer. He will report to Jaime Carey, Chief Operating Officer. The company also announced that Mahesh Veerina, President of the NOOK Consumer business, will leave the company on February 1, 2016.

Barnes & Noble, Inc. Declares Dividend, Payable on August 17, 2015

Barnes & Noble, Inc. announced that its Board has declared a dividend equal to $0.15 per share of common stock of the company to the holders of record of the common stock of the company as of the close of business on August 7, 2015, with such dividend being payable on August 17, 2015.


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