4.9 Million Square Feet of Borders Vanishing: Any Takers?

March 2011
Book Publishing Report;Mar2011, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the shutting down of the 200 superstores owned by Borders Group Inc. which housed books and its implications to the competing superstores. It notes that Barnes & Noble Inc. is considering the purchase of Border's retail space yet, it is assumed that the company will still prioritize its electronic book business. It presents findings of a poll concerning the actions that will be undertaken by independent bookstores near the closing Borders superstores.


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