ABEBOOKS HONOURED WITH AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
19th November, 2001
(Victoria, BC) - Abebooks.com, the world's leading source for
out-of-print and hard-to-find books, is being honored by the Canadian
Information Productivity Awards (CIPA) for excellence in information
During a black-tie gala banquet this November in Toronto, abebooks.com
will be among other leading Canadian organizations recognized
for business excellence. CIPA awards businesses that have demonstrated
improved sales, organization, customer service and innovation.
A first-time winner, abebooks.com values CIPA's recognition.
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.