Unit Sales of Print Books by Channel
|Oct. 21, 2012||Oct. 20, 2013||% Chge Week||% Chge YTD|
|Retail & Club||8,346||8,425||1||-4|
Unit Sales of Print Books via Retail & Club
|Category||Oct. 21, 2012||Oct. 20, 2013||% Chge Week||% Chge YTD|
|Mass Market Paperback||800||711||-11||-9|
*Excludes walmart. Category segment excludes “other,” which includes audio, maps, calendars, and other miscellaneous categories. Format excludes calendars, boxed sets, and other formats (i.e., maps, minibooks).
Source: Nielsen BookScan and Publishers Weekly. Nielsen BookScan’s U.S. Consumer Market Panel covers approximately 80% of the print book market and continues to grow.