Are Books the Next “Supply” Shortage?

An interesting news trend on my LinkedIn feed this week is a potential book shortage for holiday shoppers. Apparently there’s a perfect storm of paper supply issues, labor concerns, and transport problems that could affect how many copies of print books your bookseller receives. This particular article has a very good breakdown of the situation.

This article in The Atlantic goes a different direction though, really only mentioning books in a bare bones way (which is why it’s trending on LinkedIn with the book supply issues). Other takeaways Continue reading