Press Release: Kobo Announces Exclusive Partnership With Reading Eggs
"We're thrilled to be teaming up with Reading Eggs for this exclusive partnership" said Antonia Fowler, Merchandiser, Children's Books, Kobo "Like Kobo, Reading Eggs are leaders in their field-perfectionists, dedicated to doing one thing better than anyone else in the world, and we truly believe this is what makes them an ideal addition to our Kids' Store educational lineup."
"The Reading Eggs program not only helps children learn to read, it also develops positive attitudes about reading and learning. It makes perfect sense to us to be working with Kobo, who share our values about the importance of reading and the desire to encourage the next generation of readers," said Matthew Sandblom, CEO, Blake eLearning.
The Kobo's Kids Store, which offer nearly 100,000 titles, makes it easier to find the next great book for children and young adult Readers, with the latest bestselling series, Read Along books, and colourful picture-books. Kobo offers parents the ability to set up dedicated accounts for their kids so that they can safely explore within the Kobo eBookstore. Kobo gives parents the ability to set spending allowances for their kids, pre-select eBooks, and adjust search settings to keep their kids reading safely. Parents can also set reading goals for kids and track their progress with engaging reading stats - all features designed to make eReading an educational, fun, and friendly experience. The dedicated Kids' Store is currently available in North America and the UK.
About Rakuten Kobo Inc.
Rakuten Kobo Inc. is one of the world's fastest-growing eReading services offering more than 4-million eBooks and magazines to millions of customers in 190 countries. Believing that consumers should have the freedom to read any book on any device, Kobo provides consumers with a choice when reading. Kobo offers an eReader for everyone with a wide variety of E Ink eReaders and Google-Certified Android tablets to suit any Reader's style including the award-winning Kobo TouchTM, Kobo Mini, Kobo Glo, Kobo Aura, Kobo Aura HD, Kobo Aura H2O, Kobo Arc, Kobo Arc 7, Kobo Arc 7HD, Kobo Arc 10HD, and the new Kobo Aura H2O. Along with the company's free top-ranking eReading apps for Apple®, BlackBerry®, Android®, and Windows®, Kobo ensures the next great read is just a page-turn away. Headquartered in Toronto and owned by Tokyo-based Rakuten, Kobo eReaders can be found in major retail chains around the world. For more information, visit www.kobo.com.