Does Barnes & Noble Price Match?

Last Updated on 09/27/2021 by GS Staff

No, Barnes & Noble does not price match. According to the company’s website, its products are priced competitively for many items. This competitive pricing provides value to customers. Here is the complete verbiage from the Barnes & Noble website regarding their price match policy,

Barnes & Noble offers very competitive pricing on many items, resulting in the best value for our customers.  However, we do not honor requests to match the prices of our competitors for individual products.  If you’ve already placed an order, we are unable to adjust the price of your order.

B&N Help

Barnes & Noble is not the only major chain book retailer that doesn’t price match. Books-A-Million has a no price match policy as well. The company states the following regarding their price matching policy,

We do not offer price matching with a competitor’s price. We do, however, offer very competitive prices compared to other specialty book stores. These prices often combine with our Millionaire’s Club card discount as well as coupon promotions providing a low cost to you.

Final Thoughts

Don’t look to Barnes & Noble or Books-A-Million to price match. If you find an item for a cheaper price at another retailer, it is best to buy it there. Of course, many other factors come into play such as convenience, store loyalty, and more.