ABEBOOKS.COM NAMED AS ONE OF BC'S TOP 100 TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES
3rd November 2000
(Victoria, BC) - Abebooks.com has been named one of BC's
Top 100 Technology companies, in an annual ranking by T-Net British
Columbia of the province's most profitable high-tech companies.
Abebooks.com is the world's leading source of out-of-print and
hard-to-find books, with over 22 million volumes listed for sale.
Abebooks is the world's largest book site, listing over 35 million
books. With offices in Canada and Germany, abebooks provides independent
booksellers with business support, technological infrastructure
and international marketing, enabling booksellers of any size
to compete on an equal footing with book superstores. Through
its acquisition of Germany's JustBooks, now abebooks Europe, the
company now serves over 10,000 member booksellers worldwide via
web sites in English, German, and French. Abebooks was launched
on the Internet in May of 1996 and offers consumers the most complete
collection of rare, used, and out-of-print books available anywhere.
About T-NET (www.bctechnology.com)
T-Net British Columbia a portal web site for the high tech industry
in BC. The T-Net Awards were introduced in 1999 to recognize BC's
top 100 technology companies and benchmark overall growth in the
BC technology industry.