Sony Makes E-books

Sony Corp. <6758>, bookstore chain Kinokuniya Co. and two other Japanese companies said Monday they have agreed to form an electronic book business tie-up.

The tie-up, which also involves Panasonic Corp. <6752> and online shopping mall operator Rakuten Inc. <4755>, is designed to allow users of e-book readers to buy book content from multiple online stores.

Leave a Reply