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The NPD BookScan License Reporting service delivers weekly reporting on sales of branded books under more than 3,000 licenses in NPD BookScan. It includes geographic breakouts and filtering by license owner, license, and franchise for actionable insights.

It is the gold standard in POS tracking for the publishing market, covering approximately 85% of all the print books sold in the U.S. through direct reporting from all major retailers, including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Walmart, Target, independent bookstores, and many others.

Business Use Cases

  • Track your own licenses and competitors’ performance with our weekly point-of-sale data
  • Research and benchmark potential licensing partners
  • Determine highest-performing brand variants in a license program
  • See the formats and price points that deliver best performance in a license program
  • Analyze expected performance around media launches (e.g., movies, television)
  • Determine strongest BISAC categories for a license program

Reporting

TITLE | ISBN | AUTHOR | PUBLISHER| IMPRINT | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE | BISAC | LICENSE | LICENSE OWNER | FRANCHISE | WEEKLY TOTAL SALES | YTD TOTAL SALES | WEEKLY SALES | GEOGRAPHIC MARKETS | MONTHLY AGGREGATED REPORTING ON LICENSE AND PARTNER PERFORMANCE

For more information, contact your NPD account representative, call 866-444-1411, or email books@npd.com.