December 12, 2018
TORONTO, Dec. 12th – With the last chapter of the year upon us, the annual Rakuten Kobo Book Report once again reveals insightful eReading trends from the past year and which stories enthralled booklovers most.
October 02, 2018
Toronto, ON - October 2, 2018 - The future of reading takes shape starting today, as Rakuten Kobo announces Kobo Forma— the largest and lightest 8” display eReader, offering the utmost in reading comfort.
August 21, 2018
Toronto, ON – August 21st, 2018 - Booklovers who borrow digital books from the library desire an easy way to acquire and access their favorite read.
June 20, 2018
Toronto, ON – June 19, 2018 – Canada boasts a long list of celebrated authors and today, Rakuten Kobo adds to this remarkable roster.
May 29, 2018
TORONTO, ON (May 29, 2018) - Rakuten Kobo, a global leader in digital reading, today announced Kobo Clara HD, its newest 6” HD display with built-in ComfortLight PRO offering the best reading experience any time, day or night.
May 01, 2018
Canada’s hottest new books have been selected in three genres: Non-Fiction, Literary Fiction and Mystery.
April 11, 2018
A 6 part series feel-good romance playing out during the countdown to the royal wedding...
April 06, 2018
Paris, April 5, 2018 – Kobo by Fnac is proud to announce the launch of its audiobook service in France, revealing another dimension of reading and giving booklovers the opportunity to experience the joy of being told a story.
January 25, 2018
BENTONVILLE, Ark. and TOKYO, Japan – Jan. 26, 2018 – Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) president and CEO Doug McMillon and Rakuten, Inc. Chairman, president and CEO Hiroshi “Mickey” Mikitani met in Tokyo today to announce a new strategic alliance that...
January 24, 2018
Toronto, ON – January 24, 2018 – Rakuten Kobo today announced its Kobo Originals program, offering readers exclusive original eBook and audiobook content.