Alchemy Creative, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: ALMY), a nationally recognized corporation focusing on children’s education through multi-media and inventive educational products, announced today that Barnes & Noble (NYSE: BKS), a Fortune 500 company, that stands as the world’s largest bookseller, operating 793 stores in 50 states (as of May 5, 2007), offers ALMY’s, ‘Adventures Of The Elements’ (AOE) educational products for retail purchase in both its store locations nationwide, as well as online at: www.barnesandnoble.com.
TO PURCHASE ADVENTURES OF THE ELEMENTS THROUGH BARNES & NOBLE PLEASE VISIT:
http://search.barnesandnoble.com/booksearch/isbnInquiry.asp?z=y& EAN=9780967590127&itm=12 (Due to its length, this URL may need to be copied/pasted into your Internet browser's address field. Remove the extra space if one exists.)
At the time of writing, Adventures Of The Elements (AOE) is already available for retail purchase online or at any Barnes & Noble location. Barnes & Noble locations that may have already sold out of the AOE books will place orders directly for walk-in customers upon their request.
“In our effort to becoming a beacon within the children’s edutainment industry, we feel our alliances and partnerships are one of the most crucial components to our success. Aligning our efforts with Barnes & Noble was without query the most logical and beneficial step in gaining national exposure and maximizing our potential for retail revenue production,” stated Willard G. McAndrew III, President of Alchemy Creative, Inc.
ABOUT BARNES & NOBLE:
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), a Fortune 500 company, is the world’s largest bookseller, operating 793 stores in 50 states (as of May 5, 2007). According to the EquiTrend® Brand Study by Harris Interactive®, Barnes & Noble is the nation's top bookseller brand for the fourth year in a row.
They have pioneered the concept of the book superstore, combining vast inventory selection in books, music, DVD and magazines with comfortable ambiance. Their cafés and local marketing programs have made their bookstores anchors in their communities and great places to spend leisure time.
The company’s website, Barnes & Noble.com, is a leading e-commerce destination, attracting millions of visitors each month and serving customers worldwide in over 200 countries.
Barnes & Noble is also a leading book publisher. Their series of Barnes & Noble Classics sold over 500,000 units in its first year of publication. In January 2003, they acquired Sterling Publishing, a leading publisher of books for enthusiasts with over 5,000 active titles in the areas of how-to, reference, cooking, home design and health.
ABOUT ALCHEMY CREATIVE:
Alchemy Creative, Inc. was founded on the principle of edutainment - enabling learning with the integration of educational media into an exciting and entertaining format in which science and other curriculum learning is enhanced through actively engaging students. ALMY is producing video DVD, online gaming and other media products to both the general public and school systems. Their proven philosophy and product offerings have rendered measurable results with children. The value of the media and products has been recognized by some of the world’s most respected corporations, including several Fortune 100 companies.
ALMY creates and distributes some of America's most unique products for the edutainment sector. Currently, ALMY is using the latest, cutting-edge technology in developing future products such as DVDs, online video games, and other technologies to further captivate students. ALMY is revolutionizing the way the children of the world progress in science learning. The company is utilizing 21st century technology and methodology in efforts to provide a more exciting environment in which children will be more apt to take interest in the traditional education requirements.
Stated simply, ALMY takes "what kids like," from card games and books to movies and video games, and makes them educational. Thus, children of all ages learn while having fun; in a sense, giving substance to "play time."
For more information regarding Alchemy Creative, Inc. please visit: www.alchemycreativeinc.com.
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