Customers of Barnes & Noble.com (www.bn.com), a wholly owned subsidiary of Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), the world’s largest bookseller, can order up to midnight on December 18th, and still receive free shipping on orders of $25 or more in time for Christmas.
“December 18th is one of the latest dates for free shipping and arrival by Christmas offered by any e-commerce retailer,” said Kevin Frain, chief financial officer of Barnes & Noble.com. “Our expertise in e-commerce fulfillment and distribution allows our customers, even those who wait until the last minute, to take advantage of our unique Fast & Free Delivery service.”
For customers in Manhattan, the popular Same Day Delivery service is also available through December 24th; orders placed by 11 am will be delivered by 7 pm on the same day. The online Holiday Delivery Calendar helps customers select the shipping method that will ensure delivery in time for the holidays. See site for details (http://www.barnesandnoble.com/holiday-gifts/delivery.asp).
This holiday season, customers are purchasing a wide range of gifts including:
About Barnes & Noble, Inc.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller and a Fortune 500 company, operates 801 bookstores in 50 states. For the fourth year in a row, the company is the nation’s top bookseller brand, as determined by a brand’s overall strength based on its combination of familiarity, quality and purchase intent, according to the EquiTrend® Brand Study by Harris Interactive®. Barnes & Noble conducts its online business through Barnes & Noble.com (www.bn.com), one of the Web’s largest e-commerce sites.
General information on Barnes & Noble, Inc. can be obtained via the Internet by visiting the company’s corporate website: http://www.barnesandnobleinc.com.