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  1. Borders End to Have Ripple Effect Across Country

    July 20, 2011 7:02 AM EDT NEW YORK (AP) - What happens when a pioneer like Borders goes out of business? Depends on who you ask. A day after the bankrupt Ann Arbor, Mich.-based chain said it would seek court approval to sell off its assets and shutter its remaining 399 sto ...

  2. Christmas Sales Decisive For Nation's Two Largest Booksellers

    December 17, 2010 12:00 AM EST The two largest U.S. bookstore chains have offered up a compelling cliffhanger this holiday season that will seal the fate of brick-and-mortar bookselling. In the latest chapter, Barnes & Noble Inc has put itself up for sale, while Borders Gro ...

  3. Borders Names Chairman

    January 13, 2009 12:00 AM EST Borders Group Inc said on Tuesday that Richard "Mick" McGuire, an outgoing partner at Pershing Square Capital Management, will become non-executive chairman at the bookseller, sparking a jump in its shares. The appointment is the latest ...

  4. New Borders Stores Embrace Digital Music

    February 15, 2008 12:00 AM EST Bookseller Borders Group Inc unveiled a new concept this week -- a store where shoppers can mix and burn CDs, explore their genealogies and even publish their own novels. The nation's No. 2 bookseller plans to open 14 of these stores this yea ...