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Sainsbury enters e-book market with Anobii buy

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Sainsbury enters e-book market with Anobii buy

Reuters – 2012-06-12

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's third largest supermarket group J Sainsbury has entered the e-book and social network market with the purchase of HMV Group's shareholding in Anobii for a nominal 1 pound ($1.55).
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