Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company is closing the Eerdmans Bookstore in Grand Rapids, Mich., at the end of the year, the company announced. The store will be offering discounts on its remaining inventory beginning November 13.
"We would like to thank our customers for their loyalty and support over the years," said Eerdmans v-p of sales and marketing Tracy Danz. "We understand the need to adapt in a changing marketplace as we continue to explore the best ways to get our books into the hands of readers. While we are sad to say goodbye to our store, we remain committed to publishing books with the high literary and intellectual standards that have always characterized Eerdmans."