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Waterstones was established by Tim Waterstone as a single outlet in Old Brompton Road in 1982. He applied techniques he’d observed in bookstores in the USA, namely employing extremely knowledgeable staff and promoting literary authors. The strategy proved successful and the firm grew quickly, eventually being acquired by WH smith in 1993. Waterstones is now part of the HMV Group.
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Waterstones operates some 275 outlets around the UK as well in Cork, Amsterdam, amd Brussels. The firm’s headquarters and flagship store is located on Piccadilly. Covering six floors, this outlet is said to be the largest bookstore in Europe. The firm also operates Café W outlets in many UK cities. These are presented as havens to relax, read, tap into free Wi-Fi, and sample fine coffee and local foods.
You can find great Waterstones deals online at the website at www.waterstones.com. The online store stocks around 250,000 titles which can be ready for dispatch within 24 hours. Clear navigation menus let you to easily access sections devoted to Fiction, Non-Fiction, Children's, Stationery & Gifts, and Bestsellers. Fiction is subdivided into genres such as SciFi, Poetry & Drama, Crime and Romance, along with audio books. The non-fiction section contains links to art, astronomy, biography, computing, health and lifestyle, mind, body and spirit, travel writing, true crime and much more.
The firm accepts all major credit/debit cards but not Solo or Electron. Another way to pay is with Waterstones gift cards and Waterstones Card points. Orders over £20 qualify for free UK delivery. Another neat option is the Click & Collect service whereby you can order from the website for pickup at local Waterstones outlets.
Waterstones gift cards make fine presents for book lovers and are available in in £10, £20, £50 and £100 denominations. They can be redeemed at any outlet or on the website. Gift cards can also be bought at major retailers including Boots, Argos, Tesco, Morrisons and The Co-operative but only in denominations of £15 and £25.
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