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Half Price Books, Records, Magazines, Incorporated is the largest family-owned chain of new and used bookstores in the United States. The companyâ€™s original motto is “”We buy and sell anything printed or recorded except yesterday’s newspaper””, and many of the used books, music, and movies for sale in each location are purchased from local residents. The corporate office is located in the flagship Northwest Highway location in Dallas, Texas. Half Price Books now operates more than 120 stores (including outlets) in 17 states.
Minimum Work Age;Â 18 years old
Half Price Books Working Hours;Â Monday – Saturday: 10:00am-10:00pm; Sunday: 10:00am-8:00pm
Job Positions at Half Price Books;Â Sales Associate, Book Store Clerk, Book Seller, Production Designer, Assistant Manager, Store Manager, General Manager, Regional Manager, Business Analyst, Financial Analyst
Benefits of Working at Half Price Books
- Competitive pay
- Discounts on merchandise
- 401(k) retirement plan
- Group medical insurance, including dental and vision, for qualifying employees
- Life insurance
- Paid sick days and vacation days
- Employee Assistance Program
More information on Half Price Books
Founders Ken Gjemre and Pat Anderson opened the first store in 1972 in a former laundromat in Dallas, Texas, filling the shelves with 2,000 books out of their personal libraries. Pat Andersonâ€™s daughter, Sharon Anderson Wright, is the companyâ€™s current President and CEO. In 2009, Sharon’s sister Ellen O’Neal stepped up to the position of Chairperson of the Board in order to become more involved with the family business.
Half Price Books has recently expanded into the outlet store business in Bloomington, Indiana; Bowling Green, Kentucky; Rockford, Illinois; and Olympia, Washington.