Indigo Press Releases

INDIGO CELEBRATES CANADA’S 150TH BIRTHDAY WITH THE LAUNCH OF ITS EXCLUSIVE NEW BOOK THE WORLD NEEDS MORE CANADA, AND ITS TOP 10 CANADIAN BOOKS

TORONTO, ON (June 2, 2017) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), the world’s first cultural department store for booklovers, is delighted to kick off its Canada 150 celebrations with the launch of its brand new coffee table book The World Needs More Canada. Also launching today is Indigo’s list of Top 10 Canadian books of all time.

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Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Announces $1.5 Million in New Grants to 30 High-Needs Schools, Bringing Total Funds Committed to Over $25 Million Since 2004

TORONTO, ON (May 26, 2017) – Yesterday, 30 Canadian high-needs elementary schools across the country learned they are the 2017 recipients of the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation’s annual Literacy Fund grants.

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Indigo Love of Reading Foundation brings awareness to Canada's Literacy Crisis in New Documentary, Read Between the Lines

In a new documentary launching today, leading literacy foundation reveals depth of literacy crisis in Canadian schools – and presents a path forward

TORONTO, ON (May 18, 2017) – The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation has launched Read Between the Lines, a 35-minute documentary which shines light on the chronic underfunding of high-needs elementary school libraries in Canada.

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Indigo Named Top Canadian Retail Employer Brand, 4th Overall

TORONTO, ON (April 27, 2017) – (TSX: IDG) – Indigo, the world’s first cultural department store, is delighted to be named the top Canadian retail employer brand and the fourth favoured brand overall in Canada according to Randstad.

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Indigo to Celebrate Canada Book Day on April 23, 2017

TORONTO, ON (April 21, 2017) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada's leading purveyor of books, gifts, toys, ideas and inspiration, is delighted to celebrate Canada Book Day with readers across the country on April 23rd, 2017.

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Indigo Invites Canadians to #AlwaysBeReading and #ExperienceIndigo

TORONTO, ON (February 15, 2017) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), the world’s first cultural department store, is inviting Canadians to join their #AlwaysBeReading movement. From building empathy and reducing stress, to inspiring the fulfillment of goals and boosting brain power, the benefits of reading are endless.

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Indigo Selects Mindshare Canada as Media Agency

TORONTO, ON (February 2, 2017) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), the world’s first cultural department store for booklovers, is pleased to announce that Mindshare Canada has been named as their new Media Agency of Record.

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Indigo Announces Plans to Relocate Corporate Office to King Portland Centre in 2019

TORONTO, ON (January 16, 2017) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), today announced they`ve signed a long term commitment to lease with Allied Properties REIT and RioCan REIT for the relocation of their Corporate Home Office to an exciting mixed-use development currently under construction at King Portland Centre, located at 602-620/642 King Street West, Toronto.

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Be “Your Best Self” in 2017 with the Best Books from Indigo

TORONTO, ON (January 4, 2017) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), the world’s first cultural department store for booklovers, is thrilled to welcome 2017 with the best books to embrace “Your Best Self.” Live well, do well and be well in the New Year with a vast selection of inspiring memoirs, wholesome cookbooks, essential fitness guides, and empathy-building fiction...

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Indigo’s Last Minute Gift Guide

Make it Merry for Everyone on your List

TORONTO, ON (December 19, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), the world’s first cultural department store for booklovers, is thrilled to present its Last Minute Gift Guide. In the guide, find the best books from from Heather’s Holiday Picks list, and gifts at every price.

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“Make it Merry” for Everyone on Your List this Holiday Season with the Best Books and Gifts from Indigo

TORONTO, ON (November 15, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), the world’s first cultural department store, is thrilled to “Make it Merry” for Canadians this holiday season.

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Indigo Love of Reading Foundation raises more than 81,000 books to replenish over 500 elementary school libraries across Canada

TORONTO, ON (November 1, 2016) – The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation is pleased to announce the results of its national Adopt a School grassroots fundraiser...

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Indigo Announces the Best Books of 2016

Zoe Whittall’s The Best Kind of People named the Book of the Year at Indigo for 2016

TORONTO, ON (October 25, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), the world’s first cultural department store for booklovers, is delighted to announce its highly anticipated list of Best Books of 2016...

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Indigo Announces the Top 10 Kids’ Books and Toys of the 2016 Holiday Season

Make it merry for every kid on your holiday list with the most in-demand books and toys – all available at Indigo and indigo.ca, at fantastic prices.

TORONTO, ON (September 30, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), the world’s first cultural department store, is pleased to present the top 10 must-have books and toys of the 2016 holiday season. To help early-bird shoppers cut through the clutter and plan their holiday lists, Indigo’s team of in-house experts has identified the most covetable gifts that kids want most...

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Indigo Love of Reading Foundation invites Canadians to participate in annual Adopt a School program to replenish school libraries across Canada

TORONTO, ON (September 15, 2016) – The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of its annual Adopt a School grassroots fundraiser. Running September 18th through October 9th, this three-week program brings together Indigo employees, customers and communities to raise funds in support of local high-needs elementary school libraries...

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Indigo Rings the Bell at TSX Celebrating 20 Years on Toronto Stock Exchange

Toronto, ON (September 13, 2016) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. (TSX: IDG), the world’s first cultural department store for booklovers, is pleased to celebrate 20 years on Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX)...

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Get it at Indigo: Four Major Canadian Titles to have Special Saturday Release Dates

Toronto, ON (August 25, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), the world’s first cultural department store, is pleased to announce Saturday release dates of four major upcoming Canadian titles...

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Indigo Launches RECO, the Definitive Book Recommendation App Built by and for Booklovers

Indigo’s newest stand-alone, free iOS app lets users discover, share, capture, and discuss great books.

Toronto, ON (July 20, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), is pleased to announce the launch of RECO, the first iOS mobile application that provides users with access to a global community of friends and influencers to discover, share, capture, and discuss books through an easy-to-use and beautifully designed mobile experience...

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American Girl® Dolls and Accessories Now Available on Indigo.ca

Toronto, ON (July 4, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), the exclusive retailer of American Girl in Canada, is delighted to make it easier than ever for fans across the country to purchase the iconic dolls from home with ease...

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Indigo Invites Canadians to #ReadtheNorth with the Best Canadian Books

Indigo launches #ReadtheNorth to celebrate Canadian authors and literature

Toronto, ON (June 29, 2016) – To celebrate Canada’s incredible writing talent, Indigo (TSX: IDG) is thrilled to launch a movement called #ReadtheNorth...

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Indigo Celebrates Indigenous Book Club Month this June with #INDIGENOUSREADS for the Whole Family

Dive into the diverse world of Indigenous literature this June at Indigo and indigo.ca

Toronto, ON (June 7, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG) invites Canadians of all ages to celebrate National Aboriginal History Month this June by reading books written by Indigenous authors or on the subject of Indigenous affairs...

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Get it First at Indigo: Harry Potter and The Cursed Child Parts I and II

The magic is back: Indigo is Harry Potter headquarters for the upcoming launch of the eighth story on July 31st!

Toronto, ON (June 2, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG) is thrilled to once again declare its place as Harry Potter headquarters in Canada for the upcoming launch of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two on July 31st, 2016...

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Indigo Opens World’s First Cultural Department Store for Booklovers and Their Friends at CF Sherway Gardens

Toronto, ON (May 25, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, gifts, toys, ideas and inspiration, is delighted to announce the opening of its new Indigo location at CF Sherway Gardens...

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Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Announces $1.5 Million in New Grants to 25 High-Needs Schools, Bringing Total Grants Given to Date to $18 Million Since 2004

Toronto, ON (May 11, 2016) – The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation is thrilled to announce the recipients of its 2016 Love of Reading Literacy Grant. Twenty-five high-needs elementary schools across Canada will benefit from the Foundation’s $1.5 million annual grant commitment...

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Indigo Named Top Canadian Retail Employer Brand, 4th Overall

Toronto, ON (May 5, 2016) – (TSX: IDG) – Indigo, Canada's largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer is delighted to be named the top Canadian retail employer brand, number 4 overall, according to Randstad Canada.

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Indigo Celebrates Canada Book Day on April 23, 2016

Toronto, ON (April 20, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, gifts, toys, ideas and inspiration, invites Canadians from coast-to-coast to celebrate Canada Book Day on April 23rd, 2016...

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Imagination Starts At IndigoKids With The Ultimate Spring Break Escape

Keep kids engaged and entertained all Spring Break long, with books and events from IndigoKids!

Toronto, ON (March 2, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, gifts, toys, ideas and inspiration is delighted to unveil its ultimate Spring Break Escape Reading Guide...

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Indigo Launches New IndigoKids Facebook Page, Making It Easier For Canadians To Find Dedicated Family-friendly Content In One Convenient Place

Toronto, ON (February 16, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, gifts, toys, ideas and inspiration, is delighted to announce the launch of its IndigoKids Facebook page on February 16, 2016...

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Indigo is Canada’s Headquarters for the Upcoming Launch of Harry Potter and The Cursed Child Parts I and II

Canadian fans of the Harry Potter phenomenon will celebrate the July 31st launch of the highly anticipated 8th installment at Indigo and Chapters locations, nationally. Pre-order is available now at indigo.ca and on in-store kiosks.

Toronto, ON (March 2, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, gifts, toys, ideas and inspiration, is delighted to welcome back Harry Potter with the release of the eighth story in the series, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I and II, available in-store and online on July 31st, 2016...

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Indigospirit to Open in Downtown Vancouver on January 29th, 2016

New small-format Indigospirit offers customers the best in books, paper and gifts.

Toronto, ON (January 18, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, toys, lifestyle, ideas, and inspiration, is pleased to announce the opening of their new 5,000 square foot Indigospirit location at 810/816 Granville Street in downtown Vancouver on January 29th, 2016...

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Recharge, Reflect and Reset with Indigo's Best Books on Wellness

Toronto, ON (January 14, 2016) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada's largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer, is pleased to announce its best book picks for optimal health and wellness...

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January Events at Indigo Books & Music

Toronto, ON (January 2016) – From bestselling authors to the most anticipated holiday releases, Indigo and Chapters stores across Canada are thrilled to announce the following free and exclusive events in January...

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Last Minute Holiday Gifts from Indigo: The Very Best Gifts to Give and Receive this Holiday Season

Toronto, ON (December 16, 2015) – With just a few weeks left in December, Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, toys, home décor, ideas and inspiration, is thrilled to present its list of outstanding last minute gifts for Canadians of all ages...

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This November, Indigo will Unveil Expanded IndigoKids Departments in Calgary and Edmonton, Including Alberta's Own American Girl® Specialty Boutiques

Toronto, ON (November 2, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), is delighted to announce the expansion of two key Alberta locations this November. Chapters Chinook Centre in Calgary and Chapters West Edmonton Mall will each increase in size by more than 5,200 square feet...

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IndigoKids Announces the Top 10 Kids' Books and Toys for the 2015 Holiday Season

IndigoKids is poised to please this holiday season with thrilling reads, exciting new toys and best-in-class brands

Toronto, ON (October 28, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada's leading retailer of books, edutainment, toys, lifestyle, ideas, and inspiration, is delighted to announce its top 10 list of children’s books and toys for the 2015 holiday season...

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The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Announces Record-Breaking Results of 2015 Adopt a School Program

Annual giving campaign awards 81,000 new books to high needs elementary schools across Canada

Toronto, ON (October 28, 2015) – The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation is pleased to announce the results of its 2015 Indigo Adopt a School program with a record 81,000 new books donated to high needs elementary schools, up from 61,000 in 2014...

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Indigo Names the Best Books of 2015

The Girl on the Train named Best Book of the Year at Indigo for 2015.

Toronto, ON (October 6, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of ideas and inspiration, is delighted to announce its Best Books of 2015...

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Indigo Announces Biggest Day of the Year for Kids and Teen Books, All to be Released on October 6th, 2015

Canada’s leading book retailer announces October 6th, 2015 will mark the release date of 11 can’t-miss kids and teen titles.

Toronto, ON (September 23, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer, is delighted to announce October 6th as the biggest release day of 2015 for children and teen titles...

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Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Launches its Annual Adopt a School Program

Annual giving campaign aims to put a book in the hand of every child

Toronto, ON (September 17, 2015) – The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of its 2015 Adopt a School program, celebrating its seventh year supporting children’s literacy in Canada...

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Indigo Launches New Campaign: Make It An Indigo Weekend

Indigo launches new fall marketing campaign on September 10th, 2015.

Toronto, ON (Sept 9, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada's largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer is delighted to announce its fall marketing campaign, Make it an Indigo Weekend...

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Indigo Releases its List of Top Fall Books

Canada’s leading book retailer announces its Top Fall Books for 2015.

TORONTO, ON (August 31, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer, is delighted to announce its list of Top Fall Books. Indigo Book Experts have culled through hundreds of titles to pick their favourites for the season...

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Indigo Welcomes Jessica Alba’s The Honest Company to its Lifstyle Assortment

The Honest Company launches today at Indigo.ca, bringing affordable and eco-friendly products to Canadian families from coast-to-coast.

TORONTO, ON (August 17, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, toys, lifestyle, ideas and inspiration, is thrilled to announce that The Honest Company will join its lifestyle assortment. Thirty-four of The Honest Company’s most popular products launched today on indigo.ca...

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Indigo Launches Like2Buy on its Instagram Feed, Making it Easier for Canadians to shop On-The-Go

Indigo customers can now shop the company’s Instagram feed.

TORONTO, ON (July 23, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, toys, lifestyle, ideas and inspiration, is delighted to announce the launch of Like2Buy on July 23rd, 2015. This new platform makes it easy for Canadians to shop the @chaptersindigo Instagram feed. Indigo is one of the first Canadian brands to use the platform...

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Indigo Prepares for One of the Biggest Literary Moments of the Year:

The Release of Harper Lee’s Go Set A Watchman

TORONTO, ON (July 13, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer, is pleased to announce that Harper Lee’s second novel, Go Set a Watchman, will be available for sale at all Indigo, Chapters and Coles locations on July 14th, 2015...

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Indigo Announces Their Top 10 Summer Books

Canada’s leading book retailer releases comprehensive list of their Top 10 Books for Summer 2015.

TORONTO, ON (June 2, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer is delighted to announce their Top 10 Summer Books. Each title on the list has been handpicked by the experts at Indigo to offer Canadians the very best in books. ...

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Indigo Announces Plans for Significant Revitalization and Rebranding of Selected Key Stores

Beginning in Summer 2015, some Indigo and Chapters locations in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario are undergoing transformations.

TORONTO, ON (May 11, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, toys, lifestyle, ideas and inspiration, is delighted to announce the renovation and reinvigoration of key store locations across the country beginning in Summer 2015...

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Indigo Named Top Canadian Retail Employer Brand, Sixth Overall

TORONTO, ON (April 23, 2015) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer is delighted to be named the top Canadian retail employer brand, number six overall, according to the annual award given by Randstad Canada, a staffing, recruitment and HR company...

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Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Announces Winning Books of Top Ten Titles Campaign

The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation will donate more than 220 sets of the Top Ten Titles to schools across Canada, plus one nominated school will receive a $10,000 donation.

TORONTO, ON (March 9, 2015) – The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation is delighted to announce the results of its Top Ten Titles campaign, an initiative that called upon Canadians during the month of February to select the children’s books that most inspired their love of reading...

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In Response to CBC’s Marketplace Report on Indigo Love of Reading Foundation

TORONTO, ON (February 20, 2015) – In the ten-year history of the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Indigo has donated more in cash to the Foundation than it has earned from books sold to the Love of Reading schools.

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Indigo Names the Best Books of 2014

Selects The Oh She Glows Cookbook by Angela Liddon as Book of the Year

TORONTO, ON (October 21, 2014) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of ideas and inspiration, is pleased to announce its 10 Best Books of 2014. Indigo’s expert team of booksellers poured over more than 10,000 titles released this year...

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Indigo’s Annual Adopt a School Program breaks records, raising 61,000 books for 214 elementary school libraries across Canada

Winners of the Adopt & Don’t Stop 10th LOR Anniversary $10,000 Giveaway Announced

TORONTO, ON (October 9, 2014) – Indigo Love of Reading Foundation is pleased to announce the Adopt a School fundraising results for 2014, running Sept. 14 to Oct. 4. Indigo, Chapters and Coles stores across Canada "adopted" public elementary schools...

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Indigo Love of Reading Foundation’s Adopt a School Program launches, aims to donate 64,000 books to more than 180 high needs elementary schools across Canada

Adopt a School Celebrates Sixth Anniversary: Challenges Schools Across Canada to Engage their Communities for a Chance to Win an Additional $10,000

TORONTO, ON (September 12, 2014) – Indigo (TSX: IDG) The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of its Adopt a School program, celebrating its sixth anniversary this year...

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Indigo Announces Grand Opening of American Girl® Specialty Boutique in Ottawa, October 11, 2014

TORONTO, ON (September 23, 2014) – Indigo (TSX: IDG) is delighted to announce the grand opening of an American Girl specialty boutique at Chapters Ottawa on Rideau Street on Saturday, October 11. The launch of the new 1450-square-foot location will...

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Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Marks 10 Year Anniversary, Donating more than $17 Million to 1,600 School Libraries, Impacting 446,000 Canadian Student’s Lives

Indigo Love of Reading Foundation announces 2014 Literacy Fund recipients, donating $1.5 Million to 20 high-needs Canadian elementary schools

TORONTO, ON (May 28, 2014) – During the past 10 years, more than 1.5 million books have made their way into the hands of children through the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation...

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Indigo announces grand opening of American Girl® Specialty Boutiques in Toronto and Vancouver, May 3, 2014

Grand Opening Events Announced and VIP Shopping Event Contest Launched

TORONTO, ON (April 2, 2014) - Indigo (TSX: IDG) is delighted to announce the grand opening of American Girl specialty boutiques at Indigo Toronto in the Yorkdale Shopping Centre and Chapters Vancouver on Robson Street on Saturday, May 3. The launch of the new 1800-square-foot locations will mark the first international retail presence for the iconic brand...

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Indigo Last Minute Gift Guide: Heather’s Holiday Book Picks, Top Kid’s Toys And 101 Gift Ideas

TORONTO, ON (December 11, 2013) – Just in time for the holidays, Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, toys, home décor, ideas and inspiration is delighted to announce its last minute gift guide including: Heather’s Holiday Book Picks, Top Kid’s Toys and 101 Gift Ideas...

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Indigo Announces Black Friday And Cyber Monday Deals

TORONTO, ON (November 28, 2013) – Indigo (TSX: IDG), Canada’s leading purveyor of books, toys, lifestyle, ideas and inspiration is delighted to announce its Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals...

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Indigo Announces Best Books of 2013 Indigo Book Experts Make Gift Giving Easy This Holiday Season

TORONTO, ON (October 31, 2013) – With the holiday season approaching, Indigo, Canada’s leading purveyor of ideas and inspiration (TSX: IDG), is pleased to announce its Top 13 Books of 2013...

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Indigokids Unveils Top Kids’ Toys for Holiday 2013

20 Unforgettable Toys That Will Make Play Time Imaginative, Rewarding and Fun

TORONTO, ON (October 30, 2013) – Indigo, Canada’s leading specialty retailer for kid’s gifts, is pleased to announce its Top Toys of 2013 list for kids featuring an incredible selection of unique toys that will ignite imagination and discovery in kids of all ages...

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Indigo to Launch Two American Girl® Concept Stores in Canada

First Ever International American Girl Boutiques to Open in Spring 2014

TORONTO, ON (October 29, 2013) – Indigo (TSX: IDG) is pleased to announce the exclusive launch of the American Girl brand, a division of Mattel, Inc., in Canada via two experiential store-in-store boutiques...

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Adopt a School Program Launches, Aims to Donate 64,000 Books to More Than 190 High-Needs Elementary Schools Across Canada

Adopt a School Celebrates Fifth Anniversary and $1.5 Million Raised, 138,000 Books Donated to 350,000 Students

TORONTO, ON (September 17, 2013) – The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of its Adopt a School program, celebrating its fifth anniversary this year...

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Indigo Introduces the Robust Fall Line Up of kobo eReaders and Tablets Available for Pre-order Today.

Pre-order the kobo arc 10HD, kobo arc 7HD, kobo arc 7 tablets and the kobo aura eReader at Indigo, Chapters, Coles, and inidigo.ca

TORONTO, ON (August 28, 2013) – Indigo Books & Music Inc (TSX: IDG), Indigo Books & Music, Canada’s largest book and specialty lifestyle retailer is pleased to announce the fall collection of Kobo eReaders and tablets...

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Indigo Set to Launch APPLE® Products at 40 Indigo iStore® Across Canada

TORONTO, ON (June 25, 2013) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. (TSX: IDG), Canada’s largest purveyor of ideas and inspiration in book, gifts and specialty toys is pleased to announce the launch of APPLE® products at 40 Indigo iStore® locations across Canada, over the next six months...

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Indigo brings design to the desk with colourful workstyle brand, Poppin

New York-Based Brand Poppin Launches Exclusively at Indigo Books & Music

TORONTO, ON (July 25, 2013) – Indigo Books & Music Inc (TSX: IDG), Canada’s largest purveyor of ideas and inspiration is pleased to announce the exclusive Canadian retail launch of Poppin, a colourful New York-based office supply brand...

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$13.5 Million Committed To Date; +1 Million Books Donated; 150 School Libraries Transformed; 42,036 Lives Changed

Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Commits Another $1.5 Million to 20 High-Needs Canadian Schools with 2013 Grant Announcement

TORONTO, ON (May 9, 2013) – The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation is proud to announce the 20 recipients of their 2013 Literacy Fund grant...

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Indigo Named Top Canadian Retail Employer Brand, 6th Overall

TORONTO, ON (May 3, 2013) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. (TSX: IDG), Canada’s largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer is delighted to be named the top Canadian retail employer brand, number 6 overall, by Randstad Canada. ...

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Indigo Launches Black Friday, Cyber Monday Savings to Kick Off Holidays

One-Stop Holiday Shop Wraps Up Great Deals on Books, Gifts and Toys

TORONTO, ON (November 22, 2012) – Indigo, Chapters and Coles stores are hosting their firsteverstorewide ‘Buy Three Get the Fourth Free’ savings event from Thursday, November 22nd toSunday, November 25th to help Holiday shoppers enjoy incredible value on great gifts in everycategory...

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Kobo Arc Now Available at Indigo

The Perfect Gift from Canada’s One Stop Magical Holiday Shop

TORONTO, ON (November 16, 2012) – Indigo, Canada’s largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer announces the arrival of the Kobo Arc $199.99 (16G) and $249.99 (32G) and $299.99 (64GB)...

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Indigo Adds Nexus 7 to Tablet Collection for Holidays

Acclaimed Tablet from Google Now Available at Indigo and Chapters

TORONTO, ON (November 7, 2012) – The new 32GB Nexus 7 tablet ($269.99) now available at Indigo and Chapters stores nationally and online at indigo.ca, is a full-fledged Android™ tablet built by ASUS to offer the best Google experience...

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Indigo Announces Best Books of 2012

Must-Have Books Revealed by Canada’s One Stop Magical Holiday Shop

TORONTO, ON (November 5, 2012) – Today, Indigo announced a curated list of their 25 not-to-be-missed books for 2012....

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Kobo Glo™ and Kobo Mini™ Now Available at Indigo

Introducing the Best eReaders, Evolved

TORONTO, ON (October 1, 2012) – Indigo, Canada’s largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer announces the arrival of two exciting new Kobo eReaders, the Kobo Glo™ ($129.99) and Kobo Mini™ ($79.99), at Indigo, Chapters and Coles stores nationally and online...

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Indigo Celebrates Two Sweet Milestones with plum rewards

plum rewards Wins 2012 COLLOQUY Loyalty Award and Five Million Members

TORONTO, ON (September 13, 2012) – Indigo is proud to be recognized by its industry peers and the millions of Canadians who have joined their free, points-based loyalty program, plum rewards...

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Kobo Glo™ and Kobo Mini™ Now Available for Pre-Order at Indigo

Introducing the Best eReaders, Evolved

TORONTO, ON (September 6, 2012) – Indigo, Canada’s largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer announces the evolution of eReading with the pre-order launch of two exciting new Kobo eReaders...

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Multitasking Moms Endorse the Kobo Vox Colour eReader Available at Indigo

TORONTO, ON (March 15, 2012) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. is proud to announce that the Kobo Vox™ Colour eReader is a winner with modern moms...

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Indigo.ca Delivers Gift Solutions in Time for the Holidays

Bookseller’s List Offers Easy Gift Inspiration for Holiday Shoppers

TORONTO, ON (December 7, 2011) – Indigo, Chapters, Coles and the refreshed indigo.ca website make it easy for Canadians to navigate the year’s busiest shopping season...

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Indigo Announces Best Books of 2011

Bookseller’s List Offers Easy Gift Inspiration for Holiday Shoppers

TORONTO, ON (November 30, 2011) – Today, Indigo announces the best books of 2011 with lists of top titles in Fiction, Non-Fiction, Teens and Kids books...

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Indigo Reveals Black Friday, Cyber Monday Savings In-Store and Online

Starting Thursday shop at indigo.ca and in-store for great deals on Books, eReaders, Toys, and Holiday Gift, Décor and Entertaining Must Haves

TORONTO, ON (November 23, 2011) – Holiday shoppers eager to stretch their gift shopping budgets rejoice! ...

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Kobo Vox™ Colour eReader Now Available at Indigo

New eReader Connects Readers with Books and Digital Lifestyle in Vivid Colour

TORONTO, ON (November 2, 2011) – Today, the all new KOBO VOX™ Colour eReader ($199) is available at all Indigo, Chapters and Coles stores and online at indigo.ca....

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Indigo Unveils Best Gift Ideas for Kids, Tweens, Teens

Thousands of Season’s Hottest Gifts In-Store, Online at Canada’s One Stop Holiday Shop

TORONTO, ON (November 1, 2011) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. is excited to unveil the best gifts of the season for kids, tweens and teens...

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Kobo Vox™ Colour Now Available for Pre-Order at Indigo

More than an eReader, the new Kobo Vox Colour offers Books, Magazine, Movies, TV Shows, Music, Apps, Games, Web Browsing and More

TORONTO, ON (October 19, 2011) – KOBO, Canada’s contender in eReading with over 5 million users globally, enters its most colourful chapter yet with the October 28th launch of the KOBO VOX™ Colour, the first colour device built on open Android™...

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Indigo’s Adopt a School Program Delivers 32,500 New Books to 154 Canadian Public School Libraries

Canadians raise funds to benefit children’s literacy in third-annual fundraising program

TORONTO, ON (October 6, 2011) – 154 public school libraries nationally will get a fresh start this school year with 32,500 new books...

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The Indigo online experience: refined and refreshed

In time for the holidays, indigo.ca brings more joy to online shopping and fresh ways for Canadians to connect

TORONTO, ON (October 5, 2011) – With a click of a mouse, Indigo’s online shopping experience is now more inspiring for Canadians...

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Indigo Sweetens Rewards Member Benefits with Launch of Free Wi-Fi Powered by Bell

TORONTO, ON (October 4, 2011) – This fall Indigo Books & Music Inc. turns on free wi-fi for its rewards members offering another example of their ongoing commitment to provide best in class customer service and experiences that enrich the lives of their customers...

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Kobo Brings Books to Life with Kobo Pulse™

Kobo Expands Reading Life, Leads eBook Integration with Facebook

TORONTO, ON (September 27, 2011) – Kobo, a global leader in eReading with 4.9 million users worldwide, today announced Kobo Pulse™, expanding its social platform – Reading Life – and its leadership in social eReading...

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Indigo’s Annual Adopt A School Program Launches to Stock Libraries at Canada’s Highest Needs Schools

Special Edition Gift Cards, Online School Adoptions and In-store Partnerships Aim to Contribute Close to 40,000 New Books

TORONTO, ON (September 12, 2011) – For many Canadians, "back to school" means back to books...

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Indigo Celebrates the Launch of the All New Kobo eReader™ Touch Edition

TORONTO, ON (May 23, 2011) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. today announced the launch of the all new Kobo eReader Touch Edition by their majority held global eReading company, Kobo, Inc...

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Indigo’s Kobo Rated #1 Ereading App Globally for iPad on iTunes App Store

TORONTO, ON (May 19, 2011) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. is delighted that Reading Life, Kobo’s industry leading social reading app has moved into the top rated position globally for eReading apps in the Apple iTunes App Store...

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Indigo Continues Inspiring Booklovers to Share Passion for eReading with Kobo’s Expansion of Social Experience on iOS

TORONTO, ON (May 12, 2011) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. is pleased to announce updates to Kobo Inc.’s industry-leading eReading apps for iOS devices...

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Indigo’s Commitment to Engaging Readers Continues as Kobo Launches Blackberry® Messenger-based Social Reading Application at Blackberry World Conference

TORONTO, ON (May 3, 2011) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. is delighted to announce that their majority owned Kobo Inc., a leader in global eReading, is set to launch the pre-release version of their highly anticipated social reading application today...

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The time is ripe: Indigo Books & Music Inc. aims to enrich Canadians’ lives with the introduction of plum rewards

Pick of the crop: plum rewards offers personalized product recommendations, promotions and points on books and more

TORONTO, ON (April 6, 2011) – plum (n) 1. an excellent or desirable thing, 2. an unanticipated gain or unexpected legacy; (adj) 1. of reddish-purple colour, 2. choice, valuable, coveted....

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Indigo Announces Pre-orders for the New Blackberry Playbook Tablet

Highly Anticipated Tablet Comes Pre-loaded with Kobo eReading Application

TORONTO, ON (April 1, 2011) — Indigo Books & Music has announced their pre-order launch of the new, highly anticipated BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet...

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Indigo Q3 Revenue Up 14%

Digital Business Grows Rapidly

TORONTO, ON (February 8, 2011) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. (TSX: IDG), Canada’s largest book, gift and specialty toy retailer reported a 14% growth in revenue for its third quarter ending January 1, 2011...

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Indigo Bundles Books and Blogs to Inspire Healthy Resolutions

Bookseller Embraces Social Media to Kick-start New Year Goals

TORONTO, ON (December 28, 2010) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. announces the Healthy New Year online event series to help Canadians kick-start their 2011 resolutions...

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Indigo Helps Make Last Minute Holiday Giving Happier

Gift SOS and Other Tools Ease Holiday Shopping Stress

TORONTO, ON (December 21, 2010) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. offers great gift ideas at every time of the year...

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Indigo Helps Make Holiday Giving Happier

IndigoGiftSOS Twitter Feed Offers Help for Holiday Shoppers

TORONTO, ON (December 8, 2010) – Indigo, Chapters, Coles and chapters.indigo.ca offer great gift ideas at every time of the year and now they have smart tips and tools for holiday shoppers to enjoy stress-free shopping...

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The Kobo Wireless eReader and Accessories Make the Hottest Gift at Indigo, Chapters, Coles and Online

TORONTO, ON (December 6, 2010) – The Kobo WiFi eReader is the season’s most sought after holiday gift at Indigo, Chapters and Coles stores, and online at chapters.indigo.ca...

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Indigo Unwraps the Best Books of 2010

Happy Giving Simplified with Indigo’s Selection of the Year’s Best Books

TORONTO, ON (December 2, 2010) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. is delighted to announce the year’s top ten titles in the Indigo Best of 2010 List as considered, debated and selected by their buyers from thousands of titles released in the past 12 months...

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Indigo rolls out more shops, toysand deals for holiday shoppers

Gift Shopping is Easy at Indigo with Thousands of New Toys

TORONTO, ON (November 04, 2010) – Indigo becomes the country’s largest specialty toy retailer with the expansion of Indigo Kids shops at Indigo and Chapters stores across Canada, and the addition of more than 4,000 toys online at chapters.indigo.ca...

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Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Boosts Canada’s Public School Libraries with More than 26.900 New Books

Second Annual Adopt a School fundraising program raises $323,744

TORONTO, ON (October 5, 2010) – The bookshelves at 155 public school libraries across Canada will now receive a much needed boost in books through the second annual Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Adopt a School program...

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Indigo Announces Pre-Order for New Kobo Wireless eReader

Canada’s eReading Destination Hails Kobo’s WiFi, Speed, Functionality and Great New Colours

TORONTO, ON (September 29, 2010) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. (IDG), today announced the forthcoming launch of the new KOBO wireless eReader. Beginning today, September 29th, 2010, customers can reserve their device for immediate delivery upon launch in mid-October by pre-ordering directly from the website...

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Canadian Book Buying Team Compiles List of Books that Made a Difference

TORONTO, ON (June 11, 2010) – The buyers at Indigo Books & Music Inc. (IDG), have compiled a comprehensive G-20 Essential Reading List to offer Canadians a better understanding of the issues and discussions shaping the global economic summit being hosted in Toronto, Canada later this month...

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Indigo Recommends Reading List to Celebrate Summer

TORONTO, ON (June 21, 2010) – The Best Summer Reading List featured at Indigo and Chapters Inc. (IDG), stores nationally highlights a diverse cross-section of new, notable and classic titles chosen by Indigo’s book buying team...

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Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Tops $9 Million in Support of Children’s Literacy

New Grants Provide Another $1.5 Million to 20 Elementary Schools Across Canada

TORONTO, ON (May 27, 2010) The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation announced today $1.5 million in grants to 20 high-needs elementary schools across the country. Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Tops $9 Million in Support of Children’s Literacy...

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Indigo Donates Bag Fee Proceeds to WWF-Canada

TORONTO, ON (May 25, 2010) - Indigo Books & Music Inc. is pleased to announce the roll out of its national plastic bag reduction program in all its stores across Canada...

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Indigo Announces the Booklover’s Best of the Decade

Canadian Book Buying Team Compiles List of Books that Made a Difference

TORONTO, ON (December 29, 2009) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. (IDG), reveals the 75 books that most impacted booklovers during the past ten years in the Canadian retailer’s first Best of the Decade List...

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Indigo Spins Off Shortcovers to Launch Kobo

New Investors Include Borders Group, Inc. (US), Cheung Kong Holdings (Hong Kong), and REDGroup Retail (Australia)

TORONTO, ON (December 15, 2009) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. (IDG), Canada’s largest book retailer, announced today the transfer of all the assets of Shortcovers, its digital reading initiative, into a new company, Kobo (www.kobobooks.com)...

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Indigo Simplifies Holiday Shopping with New Website Additions and Deals on the Go

Holiday Gift Selector and Addition of Online Debit Card Payment Streamline Experience

TORONTO, ON (November 30, 2009) – This Holiday season, Indigo Books & Music Inc. is helping consumers find incredibly great gifts at incredibly great prices...

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Indigo, Corus and Kids Can Press Team Up To Raise Funds For Literacy

Book Retailer, Media Company and a Squirrel Launch National Awareness Campaign

TORONTO, ON (September 30, 2009) – Indigo Books & Music Inc. today joins efforts with Corus Entertainment’s Kids Can Press to raise awareness and funds to help put books back into the hands of less privileged Canadian children through the Indigo Love of ReadingFoundation...

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Cineplex Entertainment, Indigo Books and Music Inc. and Roots Canada Combine Forces To Present an Exclusive Shopportunity

TORONTO, ON (September 18, 2009) – Three iconic Canadian brands are joining forces to offer consumers an exciting opportunity to save more when they shop with them this fall...

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Indigo Hails the Fall Slate Of New Releases As "Most Exciting" In Years

Atwood, Brown, Munro, Irving form booklovers dream team for new releases

TORONTO, ON (September 14, 2009) – Indigo Books and Music Inc, Canada’s largest book retailer is excited about the line-up of new releases set to kick off the season this week with an impressive selection of inspirational and affordable entertainment atIndigo and Chapters stores nationally...

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Indigo and Chapters Stores Make Ideal Family Day Destination

Books, Toys and Games Offer Inspiration and Affordable Entertainment for the Whole Family

TORONTO, ON (March 30, 2009) – Family Day will be observed on Monday, February 16th, 2009 and select Indigo and Chapters locations will remain open offering an affordable and inspiring entertainment option for families to mark the occasion together...

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Indigo and Chapters Launch Twilight DVD With Movie Night At Select Stores

Canadian Twilight Headquarters Hosts Midnight DVD Release Events Nationally

TORONTO, ON (February 19, 2009) – Followers of Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight Saga flocked to the theatres when Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattison hit the big screen in December 2008 as Bella and Edward...

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Indigo Books & Music Connects Canadians With Business Education

Reading List and Indigo Online Community Group Designed to Enhance Skills

TORONTO, ON (January 30, 2009) – Canadians looking to sharpen their skills in the midst of challenging economic times can find the tools online at chapters.indigo.ca with the new Indigo MBA...

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