Refine Search

  •  
  •  
New Potter book sets sales record

...sell 1 million copies in the first week and we sold that many within the first 48 hours," Barnes & Noble Inc. CEO Steve Riggio said Sunday as "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" set records around the world in its first weekend. Nobody...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/23/bus_379219.shtml
Business
Microsoft, Barnes & Noble to provide e-books

...site, will begin offering e-books starting in the middle of next year, according to Barnes & Noble vice chairman Steve Riggio. By that time, the Redmond, Wash.-based Microsoft will have included its Microsoft Reader software, under development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/10/tec_278643.shtml
XXX Technology
Microsoft, Barnes & Noble to provide e-books

...site, will begin offering e-books starting in the middle of next year, according to Barnes & Noble vice chairman Steve Riggio. By that time, the Redmond, Wash.-based Microsoft will have included its Microsoft Reader software, under development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/01/tec_277168.shtml
XXX Technology
Barnes & Noble expects record sales for new Potter

...pre-orders to date confirm that the latest Harry Potter title will be the most popular yet," Barnes & Noble CEO Steve Riggio said in a statement. "In fact, we predict that our pre-orders will top one million." The new Potter book, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/21/art_456571.shtml
Arts
Barnes & Noble says book critical on Kerry has sold out

...more books available until later this week, and that order also will not be able to meet demand, Barnes & Noble CEO Steve Riggio said in a release. Riggio said Barnes & Noble has no political agenda. "The fact is Regnery has not been able to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/25/art_426310.shtml
Arts
Barnes & Noble preparing to go online

...expects to offer online sales this spring. "We just think that this presents an unbelievable opportunity," said Steve Riggio, Barnes & Noble's chief operating officer. "We intend to be the biggest player." Travel-related services such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/31/ent_203358.shtml
Things to Do
The Garden State? Hardly. It's just plain weird

...wanted to turn their material into a book and talked with several publishers before another Jersey guy happened along - Steve Riggio, chief executive officer of Barnes & Noble. Riggio was visiting one of the bookseller's stores in 2002 and spotted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/01/art_402987.shtml
Arts
Publishers look to up-size fading mass market genre

...priced at the same price of a consumer magazine. Now they are twice the price of a magazine," Barnes & Noble CEO Steve Riggio said. "We welcome the new size as it may revive interest in mass market." "We are aware that there's room for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/17/bus_443210.shtml
Business
1