System Updates 1 – 30 April 2022

May 6, 2022By Emma VeldeSystem Updates

Since the Last Update In April the good work continued on the Circle gift card system. These are now ready for beta testing. Videos and detailed help files will be released soon. Another new feature developed was the ability to post completed credit notes to accounts payable. This is in a feature flag so contact … Read More

Circle Community Best Sellers April 2022

May 6, 2022By Emma VeldeCircle Community Best Sellers

Lots of new titles join April’s Best Seller list. “Ten Steps to Nanette” by Hannah Gadsby takes the number one spot with 914 sales. Bonnie Garmus comes in close behind with “Lessons in Chemistry”, 907 sales.

Third spot goes to another of the “Wings of Fire” books, “The Flames of Hope” nicely timed for a good school holiday read. It sold 851 copies.

System Updates 1 – 31 March 2022

April 22, 2022By Emma VeldeSystem Updates, Uncategorized

Since the Last Update In March work continued on the Circle gift card system including the design of the interface to sell Circle gift cards thorough the website. We also added an improvement to the Product Field, making it possible to add any selected special fields to the advanced Search. System upgrade work continued including … Read More

System Updates 1 – 28 February 2022

March 14, 2022By Emma VeldeSystem Updates

Since the Last Update In February work continued on the new Circle gift card system. It links into many parts of the system so it’s turning out to be challenging to tidy up all the loose ends. We also added improvements to deals, bin fulfilment, accounts payable and purchasing. System upgrade work continued, the next … Read More

Circle Community Best Sellers February 2022

March 4, 2022By Emma VeldeCircle Community Best Sellers

Trent Dalton’s “Love Stories Uplifting True Stories about Love” retained the number one spot for the third month running with 1,193 sales (-485).  Coming in second again was Sarah Winman’s  “Still Life” with 871 sales (-347).

An exciting new addition to the list was best-selling author, Isabel Allende’s “Violeta” coming third with with 808 sales.

System Updates 1 – 31 January 2022

February 15, 2022By Emma VeldeSystem Updates

Since the Last Update In January the big things we worked on were the new gift card system and system upgrades. In addition to this we tidied and polished a number of other features. The group/association portal, bin fulfilment, deals, the website and Xero. New Features & Improvements. Bin fulfilment Add link to supplier order … Read More

Circle Community Best Sellers January 2022

February 7, 2022By Emma VeldeCircle Community Best Sellers

Trent Dalton’s “Love Stories Uplifting True Stories about Love” retained the number one spot in January with 1,678 sales (-2,132). Second was Still Life with 1,218 sales, up from fifth place (-1,740).

“The Fast 800 Keto: Eat well, burn fat, manage your weight long term” was third with 1,072 sales.

Circle Community Best Sellers December 2021

January 10, 2022By Emma VeldeCircle Community Best Sellers

December saw the same three popular titles but in a new order. Trent Dalton’s “Love Stories Uplifting True Stories about Love” was number one with 3,810 sales (+1,541). Second, and up from third place last month was “Apples Never Fall”  with 3,414 sales (+1,662).

“Devotion” by Hannah Kent dropped from first to third place with 3,150 sales (-609).

How Circle can help bookshop suppliers – PDL Case Study

December 13, 2021By Emma VeldeCase Studies

NZ owned and operated Publishers Distribution Ltd (PDL) has been servicing New Zealand bookshops for over 40 years providing an important link between the retail sector and a wide range of publishers requiring distribution in the New Zealand book market. PDL provides a tailored service to publishers and independent authors. A point of difference is … Read More