OFFICER, THIS IS A SET-UP

“This sets up to be a virtual bonanza for every book lover in the world.”

Barnes & Noble chairman Len Riggio, on his plans to merge Ingram Book Group, the largest book distributor in the world, with B&N, the largest bricks-and-mortar bookseller in the world, a move sure not to to raise eyebrows at the Federal Trade Commission’s antitrust department, News.com, 6 November 1998