The story of Oxford Bookstore began over 80 years ago in Park Street in Calcutta or Kolkata. Initially known as Oxford Book and Stationery, it soon carved a special niche for itself in the region dominated by Thacker & Spink and Newman's.
In 2006, Oxford Bookstore introduced two new retailing formats with Oxford Junior and Oxford Express. The first dedicated bookstore for children in India, Oxford Junior was opened in Kolkata in July 2006. Shortly, Oxford Express was launched at the Wipro Campus in Bangalore. This was followed by similar smaller retail outlets in Kolkata and Shillong. Franchisee operations began in 2006 with Oxford Express in Shillong. Subsequently, new franchisees opened up in Bangalore, Coimbatore, Kolkata Amritsar, Guwahati, Dimapur, Siliguri, Ranchi, Jaipur, Chandigarh and South Goa.
Computerworld Smithsonian Honors Archives & Academic Council nominated Oxford Bookstore in the Business and Services category of 2003 Computerworld Honors Collection. In April 2007, Oxford Bookstore was declared as one of "India's Biggest Newsmakers" in Retail category as per the survey conducted by Business Today.
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