Belfast Telegraph

Retailer agrees e-reader tie-up

John Lewis, Britain's biggest department store group, is to be Barnes&Noble's first partner in the push to sell its Nook electronic book readers in Britain.

The US chain's devices compete primarily with Amazon's Kindle and the Apple iPad. John Lewis will sell the devices at each of its 37 British stores. The chain has 25% of the US e-books market.

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