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.
January 23, 2018
Toronto – January 22, 2018 – Rakuten Kobo, one of the world’s most innovative digital reading services, today announced it is now accepting submissions for its fourth annual Kobo Emerging Writer Prize.
December 07, 2017
TORONTO, Dec. 7th – With the last chapter of 2017 soon coming to a close, the annual Kobo Book Report once again reveals insightful eReading trends from the past year. Rakuten Kobo strives to help you fit reading into more parts of your day, including...
November 30, 2017
TORONTO, ON – November 29, 2017 – So much manga to read, so little time—and so much manga to keep with you wherever you go.
October 31, 2017
So much manga to read, so little time—and so much manga to keep with you wherever you go. Rakuten Kobo today announces Kobo Aura ONE Limited Edition, building upon the original Aura ONE by adding 32GB of memory—which...
September 06, 2017
Rakuten Kobo today uncovers another dimension of storytelling, adding audiobooks to the Kobo experience and offering booklovers the opportunity to experience the joy of being told a story.
June 28, 2017
Rakuten Kobo today announced the best debut Canadian authors who have been selected as this year’s Emerging Writer Prize recipients. A winner in each of the Literary Fiction, Speculative Fiction, and Non-Fiction categories receives a $10,000 CAD cash...
May 02, 2017
Just in time for summer, Kobo empowers passionate readers to enjoy worry-free reading wherever they go. Are you #BeachBookReady?