Barnes & Noble Plunges on Possible Nook Spinoff – The Street – Jeanine Poggi
Barnes & Noble said it is in discussion with strategic partners, including publishers, retailers and technology companies in international markets that may lead to expansion of the Nook business overseas.
When the Nook saved Barnes & Noble from the same fate as Borders…
Also noteworthy: this is competition with Amazon’s Kindle, which is also used in the UK. Rumor has it B&N is partnering with (maybe buying) UK’s Waterstones bookstore. Food for thought.