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Are Textbooks Dead? Not Even Close

Posted by Dean Asher on 11/30/16 9:09 AM
Topics: fighting competition, Marketing to Students

There's no denying that times have changed, but even though there are more competitors fighting for market share, the end is hardly near for college retailers. In case you needed a little assurance from your industry peers, however, we've got you covered.

It can feel like doom and gloom if your text sales aren't what they used to be, but don't fret. Between the order accuracy and convenience you offer students to the other products you sell to trick out their dorm room or wardrobe, you've got a competitive edge.

Read how UC Davis Stores, Commodore Books & More, University of Utah Campus Stores and UA Bookstores have continued to thrive in a modern market.

About Dean Asher

Dean Asher is a former copywriter with MBS. Though he no longer writes for us, he is still proud of having helped this blog continue to evolve as an industry-leading resource of news and original content.

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