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  • Barnes & Noble has a retail presence in every state, with 640 bookstores.
  • Between our retail stores and our online operations, Barnes & Noble sells approximately 190 million physical books per year.
  • Barnes & Noble sells more than 1 million unique physical book titles every year.
  • Barnes & Noble is the second-largest retailer of magazines in America, carrying about 5,500 magazine titles and nearly 1,000 newspaper titles. 
  • Barnes & Noble Cafés pour approximately 54 million beverages, bake more than 4.4 million cookies and scones, and grill 1.9 million sandwiches annually. 
  • Our U.S. NOOK Store® features more than 4 million eBook titles.
  • Barnes & Noble hosts approximately 100,000 community events every year.
  • For the eighth year in a row, Barnes & Noble earned the top rating of 100 percent in the 2016 Corporate Equality Index, an annual survey administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.
  • Barnes & Noble was named the most powerful retail brand (and #32 overall) in Tenet Partners 2016 Top 100 Most Powerful Brands Report.

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