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Monday, Aug 19
Barnes & Noble, Simon & Schuster declare truce
- The long dispute that had reduced the number of Simon & Schuster titles appearing in Barnes & Noble (BKS) bookstores has been settled, WSJ reports.
- The bookstore chain and the publisher had been at odds over financial issues including which of them would bear the burden of e-book discounting and in-store promotional costs; details of the settlement are not provided.
- BKS +1.1% AH.