Business Brief: Bunch of Grapes to sell E-books, E-readers

Bunch of Grapes Bookstore on Main Street in Vineyard Haven is now selling ebooks, ereaders and eReading accessories by Kobo, a leader in eReading with more than 10 million registered users worldwide.

“We are pleased to offer our customers a broad and diverse eReading choice,” said store owner Dawn Braasch. “By working with Kobo, Bunch of Grapes will be able to offer our customers an extensive catalog of the ebook titles our customers love and want, and a choice of innovative new eReaders at affordable prices. Now we can continue to offer our loyal customers the chance to buy ebooks and support their favorite bookseller at the same time.”

Kobo’s Read Freely philosophy supports an open platform and adoption of industry standards to ensure that people own the books they buy and are never locked to one device or service, according to a press release. Consumers can easily browse and shop from the Bunch of Grapes website www.bunchofgrapes.com and automatically sync their library across most popular devices including iPad, iPhone, Android, Mac, PC, and smartphones, as well as all Kobo eReaders.

For more information, call 508-693-2291.