Barnes & Noble Expands BN.com Marketplace, Adds One Million Products
Posted on October 21, 2011Barnes & Noble, Inc. has announced the expansion of BN.com Marketplace, adding over one million new products to the catalog. The retailer is also adding new product categories including Home and Gift, Consumer Electronics, Arts and Crafts, Toys and Games and Baby. The retailer also announced several new online partners including Wayfair.com, Right Start, UnbeatableSale.com, Inc., School Specialty, Inc., Abe’s of Maine, Delivery Agent and more.
John Foley, President of eCommerce, Barnes & Noble, said in a statement, "The expansion of BN.com Marketplace is an organic extension of our consumer value proposition. If shoppers are buying cookbooks from BN.com, it's natural to offer them cooking supplies at the same time; if shoppers are buying new baby books, it's natural to offer them baby supplies as well; and so on across all of our categories. In this way, we can offer our valued customers a one-stop shopping destination."