Indigo/Indigospirit (incl. IndigoKids), Chapters (owned by Indigo), Coles (owned by Indigo)
HQ – Toronto
As of October 2021, Indigo operated 88 superstores under the banners Chapters and Indigo and 86 small format stores under the banners Coles and Indigospirit.
The company also operates www.indigo.ca (selling books, eBooks, toys, stationary, home décor, gourmet confections, electronics and more). For eBooks, customers are redirected to the Kobo site for purchase.
Indigo has opened one store in New Jersey, USA.
There are 275+ independent bookstores in Canada. In 2019, their sales totalled $79 million.
An interesting piece here, with map, shows how Canadian independent bookstores responded to the pandemic by increasing their online offering: