February 10, 2019
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About Books A Million:
Books-A-Million, Inc., also recognized by the abbreviation of their name, “BAM!”, is second biggest chain of bookstores in the United States by retail size, with a total of 260 physical stores in 32 American states.
Besides selling books, magazines, toys, gifts, technology gadgets and collectible items, Books-A-Million owns the “Yogurt Mountain Holding” as well, a retailer specialized in frozen yogurt, having 40 locations across the United States. Books-A-Million also owns the American Wholesale Book Company (AWBC) – their e-commerce operations division, in addition to “NetCentral”, a company specializing in internet development and related services. The majority of stores host “Joe Muggs” cafés, along with coffee and espresso bars, and the average store size ranges from 4,000 to 30,000 square feet.
Books-A-Million was originally founded as a simple newsstand without a formal name, in the year of 1917, in the city of Florence, Alabama. Some years later, in 1950, it had grown it a full fledged bookstore with the name of “Bookland”, and Charles Anderson expanded it into a bookstore chain. In 1980, the chain already had 50 stores, and some 8 years later, Bookland acquired a retail chain called “Gateway…