Higginbotham’s Chennai is located in the Anna Salai of Chennai. It is one of the famous and old book stores of Chennai and also the oldest of all Higginbothams India. Higginbothams Chennai is 150 years old book store in the city. The state of art in Higginbotham, Anna Salai, Chennai has an infrastructure that portrays the oldest Indian architecture and methodologies of construction and a must see place in Chennai. Higginbothams has high ceilings, tall book shelves, and old beautiful interior designs. There are only few buildings in Chennai like Higginbothams.
It was build during the British Raj in Chennai city attracting many bookworms and book lovers to the shop. Higginbotham Anna Salai has branches in Anna Nagar and Tidel Park of the Chennai City. Higginbotham is only one chain of book stores in Chennai that has it’s outlets in Central Station, domestic and international Airport of Chennai.
However, Higginbothams is not able to survive the book store competitions set by Land Mark or other recently famous book dealers of Chennai. Amalgamation group of companies have acquired Higginbothams stores of Chennai and reforming the sales and marketing strategies. Higginbothams have started to sell audio CDs, video CDs, gift articles, stationeries apart from the usual book. There are also plans of opening up new Higginbotham stores in famous malls of Chennai. They have introduced a new scheme called “Dial a Book”, a book buyer could order a book from Higginbothams over phone instead of visiting the store in person.
Higginbothams Anna Salai has parking issues as there are not many parking lots nearby for the visitor unlike its other branches in Anna Nagar and Tidel Park.Due to its oldest book loving heritage, for anyone in Chennai Higginbothams is the first name that comes in mind for a book store of Chennai.
Address and Contact Information:
Higginbotham’s,#116, Anna Salai,Chennai – 600 002
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Higginbotham’s is located nearly 2 kilometers from Spencer Plaza towards the LIC Building in the Anna Salai