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Data Status, Serbia

Predrag Djurkovic, Director of DATA STATUS, talks about his business as an academic bookseller in Serbia.

Where is DATA STATUS? It is in a large town [New Belgrade], near the centre.

How large is the shop? We have 140m2.

How many people work there? Five people.

What kinds of books do you sell? New books and books in other languages.

How long have you had the business? I have had it for 15 years.

Where do your customers come from? They come from the local area and buy online.

How do you feel about the current state of the book trade in Serbia? Do you feel optimistic or pessimistic? Pessimistic. We are worried about e-books.

What do you most enjoy about being a bookseller? Educating other people.

Is there anything that you don’t like about being a bookseller? E-edition books.

How do you choose which books to stock? By looking at our statistics.

Do you organise events in your shop, such as book signings? No.

Which books are selling well at the moment? Science, technology, medicine and economics books. We also sell sports books and books for learning foreign languages.

Do you sell books online? Yes.

How do you get your books from the UK? We use Worldwide Book Services.

Batch and Your Business

How long have you been using Batch? We have used Batch for about six years.

Does Batch help your business? It helps us a lot. It helps us in cost savings, by making one payment for a lot of publishers. We can also see the exact status of our account – there is no need for us to communicate with credit controllers.

Milutina Milankovica 1/45
11070 Novi Beograd
Tel: +381 11 3017832