HOW TO CONTACT RETAIL STORES
How to contact them
Wal-Mart. Send your proposal to Book Buyer, Wal-Mart Stores Inc, 702 SW Eighth St., Bentonville, Arkansas 72716; Phone: (501) 273-4000, Fax: (501) 273-1917. Publishers are encouraged to contact local stores with regional titles. If you want to complete the process online, go to (https://retaillink.wal-mart.com/publicsite/product_submission/)
Target Corporation. Category buyers at Target are more “book friendly” than most discounters due to a corporate commitment to reading and learning. The mailing address is 777 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402; Phone: (612) 304-6073 http://www.targetcorp.com. The Partners Online web site http://www.partnersonline.com/web-app/pol/home/entryHome.jsp
Costco Wholesale Corporation. Costco carries books in its stores and on its website. The major categories are bestsellers, non-fiction, juvenile, mystery & crime, health & fitness, reference, self-improvement, relationships, and cookbooks. Contact the Book Buyer, 999 Lake Drive, Issaquah, WA 98027
BJ’s Wholesale Club. Submit your books and aggressive promotional plan to the Book Buyer at P.O. Box 9601, Natick, MA 01760; its website is http://www.bjs.com/.
Best Buy Co. has over 500 stores and buys books primarily from Levy Home Entertainment. The products sold through Best Buy stores attract more of a male than female audience. Corporate Headquarters is located at 7601 Penn Avenue South, Richfield MN 55423; Tel: 612-291-1000; http://www.bestbuy.com/.
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